Pictou West

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Pictou West
Flag of Nova Scotia.svg Nova Scotia electoral district
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Karla MacFarlane
Progressive Conservative
District created 1949
Last contested 2013
Demographics
Population (2011) 13,922
Electors 10,886
Area (km²) 1,171.00
Pop. density (per km²) 11.9
Census divisions Pictou County

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

Its Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) since 2013 has been Karla MacFarlane of the Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia (PC).

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
62nd 2013-Present     Karla MacFarlane Progressive Conservative
61st 2009–2013 Charlie Parker New Democratic
60th 2006-2009
59th 2003-2006
58th 1999-2003     Muriel Baillie Progressive Conservative
57th 1998-1999 Charlie Parker New Democratic
56th 1993-1998     Donald P. McInnes Progressive Conservative
55th 1988-1993
54th 1984-1988
53rd 1981-1984
52nd 1978-1981
51st 1974-1978     Dan Reid Liberal
50th 1970-1974     Harvey Veniot Progressive Conservative
49th 1967-1970
48th 1963-1967
47th 1960-1963
46th 1956-1960
45th 1953-1956     Stewart W. Proudfoot Liberal
44th 1949-1953

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     New Democratic Party Charlie Parker 4226 57.63
     Liberal Paul Landry 1471 20.06
     Progressive Conservative Leonard Fraser 1466 19.99
Green Chelsea Richardson 170 2.32
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     New Democratic Party Charlie Parker 4173 54.89
     Progressive Conservative Ron Baillie 2584 33.99
     Liberal Sandy Mackay 698 9.18
Green Douglas Earl Corbett 147 1.93
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     New Democratic Party Charlie Parker 3410 44.05
     Progressive Conservative Paul Veniot 2530 32.68
     Liberal Ed MacMaster 1639 21.17
     Independent Doug Corbett 163 2.11
Nova Scotia general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Muriel Ballie 3102
     New Democratic Party Charlie Parker 2955
     Liberal Paul Landry 2109
     Nova Scotia Party D. Ed Berringer 114

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