Scottish Parliament North East Scotland Regional Constituency
The Scottish Parliament was first elected in 1999 on Westminster constituency boundaries. In 2011 most constituencies underwent a boundary change and an additional seat was created in the North East Scotland regional constituency.
There are now 10 members elected first past the post and 7 by AMS also known as the de Honte electoral system.
The North East Scotland Regional Constituency provided the parliament's fourth First Minister.
Alex Salmond. Banff and Buchan 1999 to 2001, Gordon
2007 to 2011 and Aberdeenshire East 2011 to 2016.
Election Results in the North East Scotland Area 1999 to 2016