Falkirk East (Scottish Parliament constituency)

Falkirk East is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood). It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the plurality (first past the post) method of election. Also, however, it is one of nine constituencies in the Central Scotland electoral region, which elects seven additional members, in addition to nine constituency MSPs, to produce a form of proportional representation for the region as a whole.

Falkirk East
county constituency
for the Scottish Parliament
Falkirk East shown within the Central Scotland electoral region and the region shown within Scotland
Population80,482 (2019)[1]
Current constituency
Created1999
PartyScottish National Party
MSPMichelle Thomson
Council areaFalkirk

From the 2011 Scottish Parliament election Falkirk East was reformed and reshaped.[2][3]