Yukon general election, 1992

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Yukon general election, 1992
1989 ←
October 19, 1992
→ 1996

17 seats of the Yukon Legislative Assembly
9 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
Leader John Ostashek Tony Penikett Paul Thériault
Party Yukon Party New Democratic Liberal
Leader's seat Porter Creek North Whitehorse West
Last election 7 9 0
Seats won 7 6 1
Percentage 35.9% 35.1% 16.1%

Premier before election

Tony Penikett
New Democratic

Elected Premier

John Ostashek
Yukon Party

The 1992 Yukon general election was held on October 19, 1992 to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of the territory of Yukon, Canada. It was won by the Yukon Party.[1]

Results by party[edit]

Party Party Leader # of cands Seats
Before After % of vote
Yukon Party John Ostashek 14 7 7 35.9
NDP Tony Penikett 17 9 6 35.1
Independent 7 0 3 12.9
Liberal Paul Thériault 14 0 1 16.1
Total   52 16 17 100

Yukon Votes 1992[edit]

Electoral District Candidate
Faro Trevor Harding
Klondike David Millar
Kluane Bill Brewster
Lake Laberge Mickey Fisher
McIntyre-Takhini Piers McDonald
Mayo-Tatchun Danny Joe
Mount Lorne Lois Moorcroft
Porter Creek North John Ostashek
Porter Creek South Alan Nordling
Riverdale North Doug Phillips
Riverdale South Bea Firth
Riverside Jack Cable
Rossriver Southern Lakes Willard Phelps
Vuntut Gwitchin Johnny Abel
Watson Lake John Devries
Whitehorse Centre Margaret Commodore
Whitehorse West Tony Penikett


  1. ^ "Ostashek urges Yukon electoral reform". CBC. September 14, 2006. Retrieved May 17, 2012.