Highland votes ‘Remain’ in EU referendum
Michelle Morris, Senior Depute Counting Officer for Highland has declared the results of the European Union Referendum 2016 count in Highland.
Highland voters have voted to Remain in the European Union.
- The total number of ballot papers counted was125,728
- The total number of votes cast in favour of Remain a member of the European Union was 70,308
- The total number of votes cast in favour of Leave the European Union was 55,349
- The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:
- No official mark 0
- Voting for both answers to the question asked 27
- Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified 2
- Unmarked or void for uncertainty 42
- Total rejected papers 71.