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

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 an LSQ Limit less than -3.00% 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 ↠ 42.19 39.47 158,383 42.19-39.47=2.72 7.40
PC 17 23 33.33 ↠ 35.94 35.73 143,354 35.94-35.73=0.21 0.04
NDP 7 14 13.73 ↠ 21.88 21.51 86,299 21.88-21.51=0.37 0.14
Green 0 → 0 0.00 → 0.00 2.89 11,608 0.00- 2.89=-2.89 8.35

(7.40 +0.04 +0.14 +8.35 )/2=7.96, square root=2.82

51 ↠ 64 seats (25.49%, 13 seat increase) with a Least Square Index from 11.32 ↠ 2.82


Candidate Non-elected List for Nova Scotia

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
PC Colchester North 3,225    Rebecca Taylor Karen Casey
PC Cole Harbour-Portland 3,203    Chris Mont Tony Ince
NDP Chester-St. Margaret's 3,021    Denise Peterson-Raf Hugh MacKay
PC Kings West 3,015    Chris Palmer Leo Glavine
NDP Lunenburg 2,336    Marc Breaugh Suzanne Lohnes-Crof
NDP Fairview-Clayton Park 2,190    Joanne Hussey Patricia Arab
NDP Halifax Armdale 2,098    David Wheeler Lena Diab
PC Timberlea-Prospect 2,030    Tim Kohoot Iain Rankin
NDP Kings South 1,921    Stephen Schneider Keith Irving
NDP Antigonish 1,815    Moraig MacGillivray Randy Delorey
PC Cape Breton Centre 1,770    Louie Piovesan Tammy Martin

Non-elected Total 33,508