|Newfoundland and Labrador electoral district|
Humber West in relation to other districts in Newfoundland
|Defunct provincial electoral district|
|Legislature||Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly|
The district includes the western part of Corner Brook, as well as the communities of Gallants, George's Lake, Pinchgut Lake and Spruce Brook. The district has elected a member of the governing party in every election since confederation, with the exception of future premier Danny Williams' by-election win two years before he led his Progressive Conservative Party to power.
The seat has been held by three former premiers of the province. From 2001 to 2010 premier Williams held the seat, from 1971 to 1979 the seat was represented by premier, Frank Moores and from 1966 to 1971 the seat was held by Joey Smallwood.
The riding voted for the party to form government in every election since Newfoundland became a province in 1949.
The district was abolished in 2015, and was succeeded by the new district of Corner Brook.
Members of the House of Assembly
|Vaughn Granter||Progressive Conservative||2011–2015|
|Danny Williams||Progressive Conservative||2001-2010|
|Ray Baird||Progressive Conservative||1979-1989|
|Frank Moores||Progressive Conservative||1971-1979|
|Joseph R. Smallwood||Liberal||1966-1971|
|Charles H. Ballam||Liberal||1949-1966|
|Progressive Conservative||Vaughn Granter||2335||59.38%||–|
|Progressive Conservative||Vaughn Granter||2109||63.58%||–|
|Progressive Conservative||Danny Williams||3755||87.92%||–|
|Progressive Conservative||Danny Williams||3823||68.72%||–|
|Progressive Conservative||Danny Williams||3606||72.01%||–|
|Progressive Conservative||Pat Callahan||1152||23.91%||–|
- "Summary of Polling Divisions HUMBER WEST" (PDF). Elections Newfoundland and Labrador. 3 August 2011. Retrieved 15 September 2011.[permanent dead link]
- Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador
- Premier Announces Date for By-Election in District of Humber West
- Newfoundland & Labrador Votes 2007. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved May 22, 2009.
- Newfoundland & Labrador Votes 2003. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved May 22, 2009.