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Queen: Elizabeth II. First Minister: Alex Salmond (SNP) Governing parties: SNP
Legislative elections: Scottish Parliament, 4-year term, 129 seats, AMS (73 FPTP + 56 PR):

Party 2016 2011
Scottish National Party (SNP)
 
Separatism
Social democracy

  
41,7% 63 44,0% 69
Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party (CON)
 
Conservatism
Economic liberalism
Euroscepticism

  
22,9% 31 12,4% 15
Scottish Labour Party (LAB)
 
Social democracy
   

  
19,1% 24 26,3% 37
Scottish Green Party (SGP)
 
Separatism
Green politics 

  
6,6% 6 4,4% 2
Scottish Liberal Democrats (LD)
 
Liberalism
Social liberalism

  
5,2% 5 5,2% 5
Independents 0,2% -  1,1%  1
Others 4,3% - 6,6% -
Total -  129 - 129
Turnout 55,6% 50,0%

  2016 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: BBC (http://www.bbc.com).

Archive: Governments Elections (1999-2011).