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Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Orkney & Shetland

Parliamentary constituency
LD HOLD LD HOLD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Alistair Carmichael Votes 11,312 header_vote_share 48.6 Net percentage change in seats +7.2
Party

SNP

Scottish National Party

Miriam Brett Votes 6,749 header_vote_share 29.0 Net percentage change in seats -8.8
Party

LAB

Labour

Robina Barton Votes 2,664 header_vote_share 11.4 Net percentage change in seats +4.3
Party

CON

Conservative

Jamie Halcro Johnston Votes 2,024 header_vote_share 8.7 Net percentage change in seats -0.2
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Robert Smith Votes 283 header_vote_share 1.2 Net percentage change in seats -3.5
Party

IND

Independent

Stuart Hill Votes 245 header_vote_share 1.1 Net percentage change in seats +1.1

Turnout and LD majority

LD majority

4,563

Turnout

68.1%

Vote share

Party %
Liberal Democrat 48.6
Scottish National Party 29.0
Labour 11.4
Conservative 8.7
UKIP 1.2
Independent 1.1

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Liberal Democrat
+7.2
Labour
+4.3
Independent
+1.1
Conservative
-0.2
UKIP
-3.5
Scottish National Party
-8.8

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Orkney & Shetland: Liberal Democrat hold

BBC
LD HOLD

Results

Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Alistair Carmichael
, have the following results:
  • 9,407 total votes taken.
  • 41.4% share of the total vote
  • -20.6% change in share of the votes
Scottish National Party
, with candidate Danus Skene
, have the following results:
  • 8,590 total votes taken.
  • 37.8% share of the total vote
  • +27.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Donald Cameron
, have the following results:
  • 2,025 total votes taken.
  • 8.9% share of the total vote
  • -1.6% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Gerry McGarvey
, have the following results:
  • 1,624 total votes taken.
  • 7.1% share of the total vote
  • -3.5% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Robert Smith
, have the following results:
  • 1,082 total votes taken.
  • 4.8% share of the total vote
  • -1.6% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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