Canada History



Canada History   timelines 
AskAHistorian    blog 
     
 
Membership

 

         
 

Brian Mulroney - PC

 

John Turner - Liberal

         
 
 

Ed Broadbent -NDP

     
         

Elections | Governor General | Supreme Courts | Parliament | Political Parties | Prime Ministers | Provinces  | Symbols

 1867 | 1872 | 1874 | 1878 | 1882 | 1887 | 1891 | 1896 | 1900 | 1904 | 1908 | 1911 | 1917 | 1921 | 1925 | 1926 | 1930 | 1935 | 1940 | 1945 | 1949 | 1953 | 1957 | 1958 | 1962 | 1963 | 1965 | 1968 | 1972 | 1974 | 1979 | 1980 | 1984 | 1988 | 1993 | 1997 | 2000 | 2004 | 2006 | 2008 | 2011 | Election Turnout

Election
Party
Elected Members # of Candidates % of Popular Vote % of Seats
1988 (November21) - Turnout: 75.3 %
Progressive Conservative  169 295 43.0 % 57.3 %
Liberal  83 294 31.9 % 28.1 %
New Democratic Party  43 295 20.4 % 14.6 %
Social Credit    9 0.03 % 0.0 %
Other    681 4.7 % 0.0 %
Total 295 1,574    
Government--169, Opposition--126, Majority--43
Total - 295 Conser Liberal NDP/ CCF Social Credit Other
Canada 169 83 43 - -
Newfoundland 2 5 - - -
PEI - 4 - - -
Nova Scotia 5 6 - - -
New Brunswick 5 5 - - -
Quebec 63 12 - - -
Ontario 46 43 10 - -
Manitoba 7 5 2 - -
Saskatchewan 4 - 10 - -
Alberta 25 - 1 - -
BC 12 1 19 - -
Yukon - - 1 - -
NWT - 2 - - -


Article/Document/Material Source:
Reference:
www.canadahistory.com/sections/politics/politics.html