Charlottetown-Sherwood

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Charlottetown-Sherwood
Prince Edward Island electoral district
Charlottetown-Sherwood.png
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island
MLA
 
 
 
Robert Mitchell
Liberal
Last contested 2015
Demographics
Census divisions Queens County
Census subdivisions Charlottetown

Charlottetown-Sherwood is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island, Canada. It was previously known as Parkdale-Belvedere.

Members[edit]

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

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Charlottetown-Sherwood
Assembly Years Member Party
See 5th Queens 1873-1996 and 6th Queens 1966-1996
60th 1996–2000 Chester Gillan Progressive Conservative
61st 2000–2003
62nd 2003–2007
63rd 2007–2011 Robert Mitchell Liberal
64th 2011–2015
65th 2015–present

Election results[edit]

Charlottetown-Sherwood, 2007–present[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2015
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Robert Mitchell 1,425 45.81 -8.12
Prog. Conservative Mike Gillis 1,031 33.14 -4.03
New Democratic Karalee McAskill 360 11.57 +7.12
Green Mitchell Gallant 295 9.48 +5.03
Total valid votes 3,111 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -2.04
[1]
Prince Edward Island general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Robert Mitchell 1,538 53.93 -0.85
Prog. Conservative Mike Gillis 1,060 37.17 -2.67
New Democratic Kat Murphy 127 4.45 +1.73
Green Sarah Jones 127 4.45 +1.79
Total valid votes 2,852 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing +0.91
Prince Edward Island general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Robert Mitchell 1,712 54.78 +19.42
Prog. Conservative Chester Gillan 1,245 39.84 -21.73
New Democratic Brian Pollard 85 2.72 -0.35
Green Kat Murphy 83 2.66
Total valid votes 3,125 100.0  
Liberal gain from Prog. Conservative Swing +20.57

Parkdale-Belvedere, 1996–2007[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Prog. Conservative Chester Gillan 1,562 61.57 -5.92
Liberal Charlie Cooke 897 35.36 +10.15
New Democratic Nick Boragina 78 3.07 -4.23
Total valid votes 2,537 100.0  
Prog. Conservative hold Swing -8.04
Prince Edward Island general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Prog. Conservative Chester Gillan 1,719 67.49 +10.12
Liberal Jacob Mal 642 25.21 -11.30
New Democratic Edith Perry 186 7.30 +1.18
Total valid votes 2,547 100.0  
Prog. Conservative hold Swing +10.71
Prince Edward Island general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes %
Prog. Conservative Chester Gillan 1,584 57.37
Liberal Stephen Dowling 1,008 36.51
New Democratic Larry Duchesne 169 6.12
Total valid votes 2,761 100.0  
This riding was created from parts of the dual-member ridings of 5th Queens and 6th Queens.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elections Prince Edward Island (4 May 2015). "Provincial General Election - Unofficial Results 2015-05-04". Retrieved 5 May 2015.