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Election
Party
Elected Members # of Candidates % of Popular Vote % of Seats
1965 (November 8) - Turnout: 74.8 %
Liberal  131 265 39.8 % 49.4 %
Progressive Conservative  97 265 32.1 % 36.6 %
New Democratic Party  21 255 17.7 % 7.9 %
Other  11 140 5.8 % 4.2 %
Social Credit  5 86 3.6 % 1.9 %
Total 265 1,011    
Government (Liberal / Liberal-Labour)--131, Opposition--134, Minority--3
Total - 265 Conser Liberal NDP/ CCF Social Credit Other
Canada 97 131 21 14 11
Newfoundland - 7 - - -
PEI 4 - - - -
Nova Scotia 10 2 - - -
New Brunswick 4 6 - - -
Quebec 8 56 - 9 2
Ontario 25 51 9 - -
Manitoba 10 1 3 - -
Saskatchewan 17 - - - -
Alberta 15 - - 2 -
BC 3 7 9 3 -
Yukon 1 - - - -
NWT - 1 - - -


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