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

Party 2021 2016
Scottish National Party (SNP)
 
Separatism
Social democracy
40,3% 64 41,7% 63
Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party (CON)
 
Conservatism
Economic liberalism
Euroscepticism
23,5% 31 22,9% 31
Scottish Labour Party (LAB)
 
Social democracy
   
17,9% 22 19,1% 24
Scottish Green Party (SGP)
 
Separatism
Green politics 
8,1% 8 6,6% 6
Scottish Liberal Democrats (LD)
 
Liberalism
Social liberalism
5,1% 4 5,2% 5
Others 5,0% - 4,5% -
Total - 129 -  129
Turnout 63,0% 55,6%

  2021 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: BBC (http://www.bbc.com).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1999-2016 ( For full coverage, 1999-present, click here):

1999 2003 2007 2011 2016
SNP % 27,3 20,9 31,0 44,0 41,7
  S. 35 27 47 69 63
CON % 15,4 15,5 13,9 12,4 22,9
  S. 18 18 17 15 31
LAB % 33,6 29,3 29,2 26,3 19,1
  S. 56 50 46 37 24
SGP % 3,6 6,7 4,0 4,4 6,6
  S. 1 7 2 2 6
LD % 12,4 11,8 11,3 5,2 5,2
  S. 17 17 16 5 5
SSCUP % - 1,5 1,9 1,7 -
  S. - 1 - - -
SSP % 2,0 6,9 0,6 0,4 -
  S. 1 6 - - -
Others % 5,6 8,9 9,6 5,6 4,5
  S. 1 3 1 1 -
Total S. 129 129 129 129 129
Turnout % 59,1 49,4 51,8 50,0 55,6

Abbreviations: SNP: Scottish National Party; CON: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party; LAB: Scottish Labour Party; SGP: Scottish Green Party; LD: Scottish Liberal Democrats; SSCUP: Scottish Senior Citizens Unity Party; SSP: Scottish Socialist Party. 2021 Wolfram Nordsieck.