Aberdeen South

Old parliamentary constituency

This constituency no longer exists. Please select one of the replacement constituencies below

In June 2024, this constituency was replaced with:

Aberdeen South

Covers approximately 97% of this old constituency’s population, and 99% of this old constituency’s area.

MP profiles

Date elected

12th Dec 2019

Public opinion

Would be less favourable towards the Conservative Party if they chose to weaken climate policies


69.1% national average

Would prefer the next leader of the Conservative Party to invest in renewable energy


72.2% national average

Support nuclear energy


57.4% national average

Believe the government has increased investment in renewables over the past 5 years


51.9% national average

Believe that the government should use wind and solar farms to reduce energy bills


84.2% national average

Believe that the government should continue the block on onshore wind development


24.2% national average

Second placed party at most recent election

Conservative Party

Have missed a bill payment in the last six months


31.6% national average

Have missed a credit payment in the last six months


23.7% national average

Have not been able to afford to turn the heating on at home when they have felt cold in the past month


37.6% national average

Loss of nature and destruction of the environment should be one of the most important concerns for the country

This area National average
Neither agree nor disagree 18% 18.7%
Net agree 73% 72.5%
Net disagree 10% 8.7%
Partly agree 38% 38.8%
Partly disagree 7% 5.9%
Strongly agree 34% 33.8%
Strongly disagree 3% 2.7%

Mental health has been impacted by the cost of living crisis


41.6% national average

Neither support nor oppose Net Zero


26.7% national average

Oppose Net Zero


12.7% national average

Policies for tackling the cost of living crisis should go hand in hand with policies to tackle the climate crisis

This area National average
Neither agree nor disagree 22% 23.5%
Net agree 61% 58.8%
Net disagree 17% 17.7%
Somewhat agree 35% 34.7%
Somewhat disagree 10% 10.6%
Strongly agree 26% 24.2%
Strongly disagree 7% 7.2%

Tackling climate change should / should not be one of the Government’s biggest priorities right now

This area National average
Should be a priority 61% 57.4%
Should not be a priority 39% 42.6%

Think that Rishi Sunak and the Conservative Government do not understand the impact the cost of living crisis is having on people


68.0% national average

Worried about having to use a foodbank in the next year


28.8% national average

Worried about not being able to afford their mortgage or rent in the next year


40.0% national average


Constituency age distribution

This area National average
Ages 0-9 9.9% 11.8%
Ages 10-19 8.9% 11.5%
Ages 20-29 14.4% 12.9%
Ages 30-39 18.5% 13.3%
Ages 40-49 13.2% 12.6%
Ages 50-59 13.1% 13.7%
Ages 60-69 10.3% 10.8%
Ages 70-79 7.0% 8.5%
Ages 80+ 4.9% 5.0%

Country of the UK


Estimated child poverty


28.2% national average

Number of onshore windfarms


0.7 national average


Churches that have declared a climate emergency


0.2 national average

Number of Hope For The Future trained constituents


0.2 national average

Number of RSPB Reserves


0.3 national average

Number of Save the Children shops


0.2 national average

Number of Wildlife Trusts Reserves


2.4 national average