This is a linked data resource: it has a permanent unique uri at which both humans and machines can find it on the Internet, and which can be used an identifier in queries on our SPARQL endpoint.
Electoral Wards represent the areas served by councillors at local government level; there are 354 Electoral Wards covering the whole of Scotland. Each Ward usually elects three or four councillors to represent that area. They are often referred to as Multi Member Wards. These boundaries are managed and subject to periodical reviews by the Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland.
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