Results of the May 30, 2017 Nova Scotia election - In Place method

Total Votes = 401,242     Threshold Votes = 4,012

Party Elected List for Nova Scotia


Party Seats won % Seats % Votes Votes % Difference Diff2
Liberal 27 52.94 39.47 158,383 52.94-39.47=13.47 181.44
PC 17 33.33 35.73 143,354 33.33-35.73=-2.40% 5.76
NDP 7 13.73 21.51 86,299 13.73-21.51=-7.78% 60.53
Green 0 0.00 2.89 11,608 0.00- 2.89=-2.89% 8.35

(181.44 +5.76 +60.53 +8.35 )/2=128.04, square root=11.32

51 seats with a Least Square Index of 11.32


Navigation Panel for Nova Scotia

We examine a party with a Difference Limit less than -2.00% for the election of May 30, 2017.


Resultant Party Elected List for Nova Scotia


Party Seats won % Seats % Votes Votes % Difference Diff2
Liberal 27 → 27 52.94 ↠ 45.00 39.47 158,383 45.00-39.47=5.53 30.58
PC 17 20 33.33 → 33.33 35.73 143,354 33.33-35.73=-2.40% 5.76
NDP 7 12 13.73 ↠ 20.00 21.51 86,299 20.00-21.51=-1.51 2.28
Green 0 1 0.00 ↠ 1.67 2.89 11,608 1.67- 2.89=-1.22 1.49

(30.58 +5.76 +2.28 +1.49 )/2=20.05, square root=4.48

51 ↠ 60 seats (17.65%, 9 seat increase) with a Least Square Index from 11.32 ↠ 4.48


Candidate Non-elected List

If you link on the Riding name below, then it will show the full election results for that Riding.


Party Riding Votes   Added Member First Past the Post
NDP Sydney-Whitney Pier 3,496    Madonna Doucette Derek Mombourquette
PC Bedford 3,388    Valerie White Kelly Regan
NDP Chester-St. Margaret's 3,021    Denise Peterson-Rafu Hugh MacKay
PC Kings West 3,015    Chris Palmer Leo Glavine
NDP Cole Harbour-Portland 2,552    Andre Cain Tony Ince
NDP Lunenburg 2,336    Marc Breaugh Suzanne Lohnes-Croft
PC Clayton Park West 2,304    Paul Kimball Rafah DiCostanzo
NDP Fairview-Clayton Park 2,190    Joanne Hussey Patricia Arab
Green Dartmouth East 650    Matthew Richey Tim Halman