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Election
Party
Elected Members # of Candidates % of Popular Vote % of Seats
1878 (September 17) - Turnout: 69.1 %
Conservative  137   53.2 % 66.5 %
Liberal  69   45.1 % 33.5 %
Other      1.7 % 0.0 %
Total 206 412    
Government--137, Opposition--69, Majority--68
Total - 206 Conservative Liberal Other
Canada 137 69  
PEI 5 1
Nova Scotia 14 7
New Brunswick 5 11
Quebec 45 20
Ontario 59 29
Manitoba 3 1
BC 6 -



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