Glasgow Govan


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Mohammed Sarwar Labour 12,46449.3%
Karen Neary SNP 6,06424.0%
Bob Stewart LibDem 2,81511.1%
Mark Menzies Conservative 2,1678.6%
Wullie McGartland Scottish Socialist 1,5316.1%
John Foster Communist 1740.7%
Badar Mirza Ind 690.3%

Electorate 54,068; Turnout 46.8%; Majority 6,400 (25.3%)

Swing: 8.2% to Lab from SNP; Declared: 1.49am


General Election result, May 1997

Lab hold
M Sarwar Labour14,216 44.09%
N Sturgeon SNP 11,302 35.05%
W Thomas Conservative2,839 8.81%
R Stewart LibDem1,915 5.94%
A McCombes Scottish Socialist755 2.34%
P Paton Ind 325 1.01%
I Badar Ind Labour319 0.99%
Z Abbassi Ind Conservative221 0.69%
K MacDonald Referendum201 0.62%
J White BNP 149 0.46%

Electorate: 50,150; Turnout: 64.29%; Lab majority 2,914 (9.04%)

Swing from Lab to SNP of 3.20%


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