National Records of Scotland

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Electoral Statistics

Electoral Statistics

The National Records of Scotland (NRS) compiles statistics on the Electoral Register as it stands at 1st December each year. The tables provide information on the number of people registered to vote in General Elections, Scottish Parliament Elections, Local Government Elections and European Parliament Elections.


Latest Electoral Statistics - Scotland 1st December 2021
Previous Electoral Statistics - Scotland 1st December 2020


Historical data back to 2001 plus Electorate Figures, 1996-2001

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