Vote total = 401,242.

Party Seats won % Seats % Votes Votes Difference Difference2
Liberal 27 52.94 39.47 158,383 13.47 181.44
PC 17 33.33 35.73 143,354 -2.40 5.76
NDP 7 13.73 21.51 86,299 -7.78 60.53

(181.44+ 5.76+ 60.53)/2=123.865, square root = 11.13


51 seats with a Least Square Index of 11.13

Number of votes for first-past-the-post candidates is 195,512 = 48.73%

Candidates not first-past-the-post sorted by number of votes received.


If you click on the Riding name, then it will show the full election results for that Riding from the May 30, 2017 election.
The added seats are based on using a Least Square Index Limit of -1.00.


Party Riding Votes   New Seats 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
NDP Chester-St. Margaret's 3,021    Denise Peterson-Rafu Hugh MacKay
NDP (3) Cole Harbour-Portland Vall 2,552    Andre Cain Tony Ince
NDP (3) Lunenburg 2,336    Marc Breaugh Suzanne Lohnes-Croft
NDP Fairview-Clayton Park 2,190    Joanne Hussey Patricia Arab
Green (4) Dartmouth East 650    Matthew Richey Tim Halman
Green (4) Clayton Park West 506    Thomas Trappenberg Rafah DiCostanzo

Party Seats won % Seats % Votes Votes Difference Difference2
Liberal 27 → 27 52.94 → 45.00 39.47 158,383 5.53 30.58
PC 17 → 19 33.33 → 31.67 35.73 143,354 -4.06 16.48
NDP 7 → 12 13.73 → 20.00 21.51 86,299 -1.51 2.28
Green 0 → 2 0.00 → 3.33 2.89 11,608 0.44 0.19

( 30.58+ 16.48+ 2.28+ 0.19)/2=24.765, square root = 4.98


51 → 60 seats (17.65% seat increase) with a Least Square Index from 11.13 → 4.98

Votes counted 195,512 + 21,364, percentage from 48.73% → 54.05%

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