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
Progressive 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
Progressive 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
Progressive 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 Progressive Conservative Swing +20.57

Parkdale-Belvedere, 1996–2007[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive 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  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -8.04
Prince Edward Island general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive 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  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +10.71
Prince Edward Island general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive 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.