Results of the 2017 Nova Scotia election - In Place method

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 ↠ 47.37 39.47 158,383 47.37-39.47=7.90 62.41
PC 17 19 33.33 → 33.33 35.73 143,354 33.33-35.73=-2.40 5.76
NDP 7 11 13.73 ↠ 19.30 21.51 86,299 19.30-21.51=-2.21 4.88
Green 0 → 0 0.00 → 0.00 2.89 11,608 0.00- 2.89=-2.89 8.35

(62.41 +5.76 +4.88 +8.35 )/2=40.70, square root=6.38

51 ↠ 57 seats (11.76%, 6 seat increase) with a Least Square Index from 11.32 ↠ 6.38