Dartmouth South

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Dartmouth South is a provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that elects one member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly.

The district was originally created in 1967, but was redistributed in 2003 into Dartmouth South-Portland Valley and Dartmouth North.

The riding was re-created for the Nova Scotia general election, 2013 out of part of Dartmouth South-Portland Valley.[1]

The riding is currently vacant following the death of incumbent MLA Allan Rowe.[2]

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Allan Rowe 4,049 46.24 +18.34
     New Democratic Party Mary Vingoe 2,918 33.32 -22.24
     Progressive Conservative Gord Gamble 1,612 18.41 +5.16
Independent Jim Murray 178 2.03
Liberal notional gain from New Democratic Swing +20.29

2009 provincial election redistributed results
Party Vote  %
  New Democratic Party 4,607 55.57
  Liberal 2,313 27.90
  Progressive Conservative 1,098 13.24
  Green 273 3.29