Election results - Ward 9 - Nith
4 councillors have been elected in Ward 9 of Dumfries and Galloway Council to represent Nith.
4 councillors elected:
- John Campbell (Scottish National Party)
- Malcolm Johnstone (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
- John Martin (Scottish Labour Party)
- Elaine Murray (Scottish Labour Party)
The percentage poll was 49.4%. There were 5,055 valid ballot papers and 77 rejected ballot papers.
The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 1,012.
The first preference votes received by each of the candidates and the stage at which any candidate was elected is:
|Candidate||Description (if any)||First preference votes||Stage of election|
|John Campbell||Scottish National Party (SNP)||858||8|
|Malcolm Johnstone||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||1,481||1|
|John Martin||Scottish Labour Party||424||10|
|Elaine Murray||Scottish Labour Party||961||2|
|Sandy Rogerson||Scottish Green Party||121||0|
|David Robert Slater||Independent||297||0|
|Alastair Witts||Scottish National Party (SNP)||438||0|