Results of the 2017 Nova Scotia election - In Place method

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

Party Elected List


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


Sample Resultant Party Elected List


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 21 33.33 ↠ 35.00 35.73 143,354 35.00-35.73=-0.73 0.53
NDP 7 12 13.73 ↠ 20.00 21.51 86,299 20.00-21.51=-1.51 2.28
Green 0 → 0 0.00 → 0.00 2.89 11,608 0.00- 2.89=-2.89 8.35

(30.58 +0.53 +2.28 +8.35 )/2=20.87, square root=4.57

51 ↠ 60 seats (17.65%, 9 seat increase) with a Least Square Index from 11.32 ↠ 4.57