Cumberland North

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Cumberland North
Nova Scotia electoral district
Cumberland North provincial electoral district.svg
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin
Progressive Conservative
District created 1993
Last contested 2013
Demographics
Population (2011) 18,148
Electors 14,452
Area (km²) 1,050
Pop. density (per km²) 17.3
Census divisions Cumberland County
Census subdivisions Amherst, Pugwash

Cumberland North is a provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that elects one member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. Prior to 1993, it was part of Cumberland East.

The communities of Amherst and Pugwash are within its boundaries.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

This electoral district has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
63rd 2017–Present Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin Progressive Conservative
62nd 2013–2017 Terry Farrell Liberal
61st 2009–2013 Brian Skabar New Democratic
60th 2007-2009 Ernest Fage Independent
2006-2007 Progressive Conservative
59th 2003-2006
58th 1999-2003
57th 1998-1999
56th 1997-1998
1993-1997     Ross Bragg Liberal

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2017
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin 3,639 51.71
Liberal Terry Farrell 2,713 38.55
New Democratic Earl Dow 496 7.05
Independent Richard Plett 106 1.51
Atlantica Bill Archer 84 1.19
Total valid votes 7,038 100.0  
Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Terry Farrell 2,944 39.81
  Progressive Conservative Judith Marie Giroux 2,230 30.15
  New Democratic Party Brian Skabar 1,943 26.27
Green Jason Blanch 279 3.77
Nova Scotia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  New Democratic Party Brian Skabar 3170 40.16 +25.51
  Independent Ernest Fage 2164 27.42 -35.22
  Progressive Conservative Keith Hunter 1359 17.22 -45.42
Liberal Brent Noiles 1073 13.59 -6.39
Green Aviva Silburt 127 1.61 -1.12
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4640 62.64
  Liberal Bruce Alan Fage 1480 19.98
  New Democratic Party Kim Cail 1085 14.65
Green Darryl Greyory Whetter 202 2.73
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4609 61.20
  Liberal Marsh Fox 1380 19.41
  New Democratic Party Kim Cail 1105 14.87
 } Independent Jason Blanch 337 4.53
Nova Scotia general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 5936
  Liberal Kathy Langille 1595
  New Democratic Party Doug Wilson 856
 } Independent Jason Blanch 337
Nova Scotia general election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 5451
  Liberal Russell Scott 2438
  New Democratic Party Peter Stewart 854
Nova Scotia by-elections, November 4,1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4954
  Liberal Russell Scott 2123
  New Democratic Party Dorothy Jorgensen 1014
Nova Scotia general election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Ross Bragg 5605
  Progressive Conservative Ernest Fage 4354
  New Democratic Party Curtis Leland Bird 756

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