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Cutbot Scottish Parliament Seat Forecaster

Panelbase/Sunday Times, 1st May 2016

These are our forecasts for all MSPs in the North East region at the 2016 Holyrood election, based on the poll conducted by Panelbase and published in the Sunday Times on 1st May.

There’s more information about how we make this work here.

Constituencies

Party 2011 % Prediction % Change
SNP 45.39 %  % ↑3.61
Labour 31.69 %  % ↓8.69
Conservative 13.91 %  % ↑3.09
Liberal Democrat 7.93 %  % ↓1.93
Others 1.08 %  % ↑3.92

Regions

Party 2011 % Prediction % Change
SNP 44.02 %  % ↓0.02
Labour 26.30 %  % ↓4.3
Conservative 12.35 %  % ↑6.65
Liberal Democrat 5.20 %  % ↓1.2
Green 4.37 %  % ↑2.63
UKIP 0.91 %  % ↑2.09
RISE 0.42 %  % ↓0.42
Others 6.43 %  % ↓5.43

Our forecast

North East: full results

SNP Labour Conservative Lib Dem Green UKIP RISE
Vote share 51.31 % 13.39 % 21.14 % 5.10 % 6.08 % 2.97 % 0.00 %
Constituency seats 10
Votes 140,683 36,720 57,950 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
1st divisor 11 1 1 1 1 1 1
1st allocation 12,789 36,720 57,950 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
2nd divisor 11 1 2 1 1 1 1
2nd allocation 12,789 36,720 28,975 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
3rd divisor 11 2 2 1 1 1 1
3rd allocation 12,789 18,360 28,975 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
4th divisor 11 2 3 1 1 1 1
4th allocation 12,789 18,360 19,317 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
5th divisor 11 2 4 1 1 1 1
5th allocation 12,789 18,360 14,488 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
6th divisor 11 3 4 1 1 1 1
6th allocation 12,789 12,240 14,488 13,991 16,683 8,157 0
7th divisor 11 3 4 1 2 1 1
7th allocation 12,789 12,240 14,488 13,991 8,342 8,157 0
8th divisor 11 3 5 1 2 1 1
8th allocation 12,789 12,240 11,590 13,991 8,342 8,157 0
Party Candidate
1 Conservative Alex Johnstone
2 Labour Jenny Marra
3 Conservative Alexander Burnett
4 Conservative Ross Thomson
5 Labour Lewis MacDonald
6 Green Maggie Chapman
7 Conservative Peter Chapman

Constituencies in North East region

Aberdeen Central

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Kevin Stewart 🛋 10,858 ↑800 46.65 % ↑6.66
Labour Lewis Macdonald 6,852 ↓2589 29.43 % ↓8.11
Conservative Tom Mason 3,789 ↑689 16.28 % ↑3.95
Liberal Democrat Liam Bruce 1,778 ↓571 7.64 % ↓1.70
SNP HOLD Majority: 4,006 Swing: ↑7.38%

Aberdeen Donside

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Mark McDonald 📃 15,966 ↑1176 62.97 % ↑7.70
Labour Greg Williams 5,526 ↓2089 21.80 % ↓6.66
Conservative Liam Kerr 2,648 ↑482 10.44 % ↑2.35
Liberal Democrat Isobel Davidson 💸 1,216 ↓390 4.79 % ↓1.21
SNP HOLD Majority: 10,440 Swing: ↑7.18%

Aberdeen South & North Kincardine

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Maureen Watt 🛋 12,897 ↑950 50.15 % ↑8.45
Conservative Ross Thomson 🎢 4,960 ↑902 19.29 % ↑5.13
Labour Alison Evison 4,081 ↓1543 15.87 % ↓3.76
Liberal Democrat John Waddell 3,780 ↓1214 14.70 % ↓2.73
SNP HOLD Majority: 7,937 Swing: ↑1.66%

Aberdeenshire East

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Gillian Martin 21,086 ↑1553 67.77 % ↑3.27
Conservative Colin Clark 5,147 ↑936 16.54 % ↑2.64
Liberal Democrat Christine Jardine 3,208 ↓1030 10.31 % ↓3.68
Labour Sarah Flavell 1,672 ↓632 5.37 % ↓2.24
SNP HOLD Majority: 15,939 Swing: ↑0.31%

Aberdeenshire West

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Dennis Robertson 🛋 13,155 ↑969 46.42 % ↑3.87
Conservative Alexander Burnett 🎢 7,367 ↑1340 26.00 % ↑4.95
Liberal Democrat Mike Rumbles 6,111 ↓1963 21.56 % ↓6.64
Labour Sarah Duncan 1,705 ↓644 6.02 % ↓2.18
SNP HOLD Majority: 5,788 Swing: ↓0.54%

Angus North & Mearns

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Mari Evans 14,746 ↑1086 56.42 % ↑1.60
Conservative Alex Johnstone 📃 🎢 7,791 ↑1417 29.81 % ↑4.23
Labour John Ruddy 2,293 ↓867 8.77 % ↓3.91
Liberal Democrat Euan Davidson 💸 1,306 ↓420 5.00 % ↓1.93
SNP HOLD Majority: 6,955 Swing: ↓1.32%

Angus South

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Graeme Dey 🛋 17,450 ↑1286 63.17 % ↑4.70
Conservative Kirstene Hair 6,822 ↑1241 24.70 % ↑4.51
Labour Joanne McFadden 2,687 ↓1016 9.73 % ↓3.67
Liberal Democrat Clive Sneddon 💸 662 ↓212 2.39 % ↓0.77
SNP HOLD Majority: 10,628 Swing: ↑0.10%

Banffshire & Buchan Coast

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Stewart Stevenson 🛋 18,149 ↑1337 68.74 % ↑1.50
Conservative Peter Chapman 🎢 5,613 ↑1021 21.26 % ↑2.89
Labour Nathan Morrison 1,917 ↓725 7.26 % ↓3.31
Liberal Democrat David Evans 💸 725 ↓233 2.75 % ↓1.08
SNP HOLD Majority: 12,536 Swing: ↓0.70%

Dundee City East

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Shona Robison 🛋 17,857 ↑1316 69.12 % ↑4.89
Labour Richard McCready 4,254 ↓1608 16.47 % ↓6.29
Conservative Bill Bowman 3,117 ↑567 12.07 % ↑2.17
Liberal Democrat Craig Duncan 💸 605 ↓195 2.34 % ↓0.77
SNP HOLD Majority: 13,603 Swing: ↑5.59%

Dundee City West

Party Candidate Votes Change Share Change
SNP Joe Fitzpatrick 🛋 15,209 ↑1120 64.51 % ↑6.91
Labour Jenny Marra 📃 🎢 5,576 ↓2108 23.65 % ↓7.76
Conservative Nicola Ross 1,986 ↑361 8.43 % ↑1.79
Liberal Democrat Daniel Coleman 💸 805 ↓258 3.41 % ↓0.94
SNP HOLD Majority: 9,633 Swing: ↑7.33%