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European Union Referendum, 2016

Victory for Remain in Scotland

Victory for Leave in UK

A referendum was held across the United Kingdom on 23 June 2016 to ask the question, "Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?"

Results are shown here for Scotland by council area.

English results are posted here, Welsh results here and Northern Irish results here.

Result

Council Area Remain Votes Remain % Leave % Leave Votes Turnout
Aberdeen 63,985 61.1% 38.9% 40,729 67.9%
Aberdeenshire 76,445 55.0% 45.0% 62,516 70.6%
Angus 32,747 55.3% 44.7% 26,511 68.0%
Argyll and Bute 29,494 60.6% 39.4% 19,202 73.1%
Clackmannanshire 14,691 57.8% 42.2% 10,736 67.2%
Dumfries and Galloway 43,864 53.1% 46.9% 38,803 71.4%
Dundee 39,688 59.8% 40.2% 26,697 62.9%
East Ayrshire 33,891 58.6% 41.4% 23,942 62.9%
East Dunbartonshire 44,354 71.4% 28.6% 17,840 75.1%
East Lothian 36,026 64.6% 35.4% 19,738 71.7%
East Renfrewshire 39,345 74.3% 25.7% 13,596 76.1%
Edinburgh 187,796 74.4% 25.6% 64,498 72.9%
Eilean Siar 8,232 55.2% 44.8% 6,671 70.1%
Falkirk 44,987 56.8% 43.2% 34,271 67.5%
Fife 106,754 58.6% 41.4% 75,466 66.7%
Glasgow 168,335 66.6% 33.4% 84,474 56.2%
Highland 70,308 56.0% 44.0% 55,349 71.6%
Inverclyde 24,688 63.8% 36.2% 14,010 66.0%
Midlothian 28,217 62.1% 37.9% 17,251 68.1%
Moray 24,111 50.1% 49.9% 23,992 67.4%
North Ayrshire 38,394 56.9% 43.1% 29,110 64.6%
North Lanarkshire 95,549 61.7% 38.3% 59,400 60.9%
Orkney Islands 7,189 63.2% 36.8% 4,193 68.3%
Perth and Kinross 49,641 61.1% 38.9% 31,614 73.7%
Renfrewshire 57,119 64.8% 35.2% 31,010 69.2%
Scottish Borders 37,952 58.5% 41.5% 26,962 73.4%
Shetland Islands 6,907 56.5% 43.5% 5,315 70.3%
South Ayrshire 36,265 59.0% 41.0% 25,241 69.8%
South Lanarkshire 102,568 63.1% 36.9% 60,024 65.3%
Stirling 33,112 67.7% 32.3% 15,787 74.0%
West Dunbartonshire 26,794 62.0% 38.0% 16,426 63.9%
West Lothian 51,560 58.3% 41.7% 36,948 67.6%
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Scotland Total 1,661,191 62.0% 38.0% 1,018,322 67.2%
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UK Total 16,141,241 48.1% 51.9% 17,410,742 72.2%


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