Election results - Ward 5 - Abbey
3 councillors have been elected in Ward 5 of Dumfries and Galloway Council to represent Abbey.
3 councillors elected:
- Ian Blake (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
- Kim Lowe (Scottish National Party (SNP))
- Davie Stitt (Scottish Labour Party)
The electorate was 8,592 and the number of ballot papers received was 4,146 giving a percentage turnout of 48.3%. There were 76 rejected ballot papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 1,018.
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|
|Ian Blake||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||1,005||3|
|Kim Lowe||Scottish National Party (SNP)||1,267||1|
|Matthew Pumphrey||Scottish Liberal Democrats||256||0|
|Davie Stitt||Scottish Labour Party||1,053||1|
|Robin Wishart||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||489||0|