CANADA HISTORY - Elections

1926 ELECTION


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Mackenzie King - Liberal

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Arthur Meighen - Conservative

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Robert Forke - Labour Progressive

Election
Party
Elected Members # of Candidates % of Popular Vote % of Seats
1926 (September 14) - Turnout: 67.7 %
Liberal  116 220 43.6 % 47.3 %
Conservative  91 233 46.2 % 37.1 %
Other  38 77 10.2 % 15.5 %
Total 245 530    
Government (Liberal / Liberal-Progressive)--125, Opposition--120, Majority--5
Total - 245 Conservative Liberal Prog UFA Other
Canada 91 116 11 11 16
PEI 1 3 - - -
Nova Scotia 12 2 - - -
New Brunswick 7 4 - - -
Quebec 4 60 - - 1
Ontario 53 23 4 - 2
Manitoba - 4 4 - 9
Saskatchewan - 16 5 - -
Alberta 1 3 - 11 1
BC 12 1 - 1
Yukon & NWT 1 - - -

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