Pictou Centre

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Pictou Centre
Nova Scotia electoral district
Pictou Centre.png
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Pat Dunn
Progressive Conservative
District created 1949
Last contested 2013
Demographics
Population (2011) 16,100
Electors 12,860
Area (km²) 26
Pop. density (per km²) 619.2
Census divisions Pictou County
Census subdivisions New Glasgow, Stellarton, Trenton

Pictou Centre is a provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that elects one member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

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

Legislature Years Member Party
62nd 2013–Present     Pat Dunn Progressive Conservative
61st 2009-2013 Ross Landry New Democratic
60th 2006–2009     Pat Dunn Progressive Conservative
59th 2003–2006     John Hamm Progressive Conservative
58th 1999–2003
57th 1998–1999
56th 1993–1998
55th 1988–1993     Jack MacIsaac Progressive Conservative
54th 1984–1988
53rd 1981–1984
52nd 1978–1981
51st 1977–1978
1974–1977     Fraser MacLean Progressive Conservative
50th 1970–1974     Ralph F. Fiske Liberal
49th 1967–1970     Donald R. MacLeod Progressive Conservative
48th 1963–1967
47th 1960–1963
46th 1956–1960
45th 1953–1956     Alfred B. DeWolfe Liberal
44th 1949–1953

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Pat Dunn 4147 52.26
     New Democratic Party Ross Landry 2373 29.91
     Liberal Bill Muirhead 1415 17.83
Nova Scotia general election, 2009[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     New Democratic Party Ross Landry 3650 46.30
     Progressive Conservative Pat Dunn 3519 44.64
     Liberal Neil MacIsaac 567 7.19
Green Jim Lindsey 147 1.86
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Pat Dunn 3901 52.60
     New Democratic Party Danny MacGillivray 2344 31.61
     Liberal Troy MacCulloch 1057 14.25
Green Samuel M. Clark 93 1.25
     Independent Dennis Tate 20 0.27
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative John Hamm 4262 54.70
     Liberal Tim Daley 1789 22.96
     New Democratic Party Alexander MacIsaac 1571 20.16
Marijuana Darryl Gallivan 170 2.18
Nova Scotia general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative John Hamm 5479 64.46
     New Democratic Party Jeff Callaghan 1850 21.76
     Liberal Marie Maxwell 1171 13.78

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://electionsnovascotia.ca/sites/default/files/dist40.pdf
  • Government of Nova Scotia. "Election Summary From 1867 - 2006" (PDF). Elections Statistics. Elections Nova Scotia. Retrieved 2008-03-01. 
  • Canadian Press (September 7, 1977). "Tories keep Pictou seat in N.S. vote". p. 8. The Globe and Mail. 

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