Cumberland North

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Cumberland North
Flag of Nova Scotia.svg Nova Scotia electoral district
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Terry Farrell
Liberal
District created 1993
Last contested 2013
Demographics
Population (2011) 18,148
Electors 14,452
Area (km²) 1,050
Pop. density (per km²) 17.3
Census divisions Cumberland County
Census subdivisions Amherst
Pugwash

Cumberland North is a provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that elects one member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. Prior to 1993, it was part of Cumberland East.

The communities of Amherst and Pugwash are within its boundaries.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

This electoral district has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
62nd 2013–Present Terry Farrell Liberal
61st 2009–2013 Brian Skabar New Democratic
60th 2007-2009 Ernest Fage Independent
2006-2007 Progressive Conservative
59th 2003-2006
58th 1999-2003
57th 1998-1999
56th 1997-1998
1993-1997     Ross Bragg Liberal

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Terry Farrell 2,944 39.81
     Progressive Conservative Judith Marie Giroux 2,230 30.15
     New Democratic Party Brian Skabar 1,943 26.27
Green Jason Blanch 279 3.77


Nova Scotia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     New Democratic Party Brian Skabar 3170 40.16 +25.51
     Independent Ernest Fage 2164 27.42 -35.22
     Progressive Conservative Keith Hunter 1359 17.22 -45.42
Liberal Brent Noiles 1073 13.59 -6.39
Green Aviva Silburt 127 1.61 -1.12
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4640 62.64
     Liberal Bruce Alan Fage 1480 19.98
     New Democratic Party Kim Cail 1085 14.65
Green Darryl Greyory Whetter 202 2.73
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4609 61.20
     Liberal Marsh Fox 1380 19.41
     New Democratic Party Kim Cail 1105 14.87
     Independent Jason Blanch 337 4.53
Nova Scotia general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 5936
     Liberal Kathy Langille 1595
     New Democratic Party Doug Wilson 856
     Independent Jason Blanch 337
Nova Scotia general election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 5451
     Liberal Russell Scott 2438
     New Democratic Party Peter Stewart 854
Nova Scotia by-elections, November 4,1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4954
     Liberal Russell Scott 2123
     New Democratic Party Dorothy Jorgensen 1014
Nova Scotia general election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Ross Bragg 5605
     Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4354
     New Democratic Party Curtis Leland Bird 756

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