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Canada
General Election
21 November 1988

Canada
Assembly 34
ID: 37
Seats for a majority > 148 Elected > Majority — Progressive Conservative of Canada
Parties Finishes in N th Rank Seats Votes
ID Can. 1 2 3 4 5 6− # % Real Majorities [Winners with at least 50%+1 votes in their riding]
R.M.
# % /Can. V/S Diff.%
S&V
Progressive Conservative of Canada 295 169 102 24 169 57.29% 74 5,667,543 43.02% 19,212 33,338 +14.27%
Liberal Party of Canada (84-00) 294 83 134 66 11 83 28.14% 30 4,205,072 31.92% 14,303 50,060 –3.78%
New Democratic Party of Canada (88-00) 295 43 50 194 8 43 14.58% 11 2,685,263 20.38% 9,103 61,029 –5.80%
Reform Party of Canada 72 9 8 49 6 0 0.00% 275,767 2.09% 3,830 275,767 –2.09%
Christian Heritage 63 42 19 2 0 0.00% 102,533 0.78% 1,628 102,533 –0.78%
Rhinoceros Party 74 32 26 16 0 0.00% 52,173 0.40% 705 52,173 –0.40%
IND 156 1 19 41 95 0 0.00% 47,528 0.36% 305 47,528 –0.36%
Green Party of Canada 68 28 29 11 0 0.00% 47,228 0.36% 695 47,228 –0.36%
Confederation of Regions of Western Parties 51 1 17 11 22 0 0.00% 41,342 0.31% 811 41,342 –0.31%
Libertarian Party of Canada 88 1 34 32 21 0 0.00% 33,135 0.25% 377 33,135 –0.25%
CWC 58 4 16 38 0 0.00% 7,467 0.06% 129 7,467 –0.06%
Communist Party of Canada 51 4 9 38 0 0.00% 7,066 0.05% 139 7,066 –0.05%
Social Credit 9 3 2 4 0 0.00% 3,407 0.03% 379 3,407 –0.03%
Total 1,574 295 295 295 251 191 247 295 100.00% 115 13,175,524 100.00% 8,371 44,512
1 seat → 0.34%   Lost Votes 617,646 → 4.69%
  Turnout 75.30%  
Candidates by gender
Parties Winners
ID Can. % Men Women Candidacies Men Women
Can. % Can. % # % # % # %
Progressive Conservative of Canada 295 18.74% 295 100.00% 0 0.00% 169 57.29% 169 57.29% 0 0.00%
Liberal Party of Canada (84-00) 294 18.68% 293 99.66% 1 0.34% 83 28.23% 82 27.99% 1 100.00%
New Democratic Party of Canada (88-00) 295 18.74% 291 98.64% 4 1.36% 43 14.58% 43 14.78% 0 0.00%
Reform Party of Canada 72 4.57% 72 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Christian Heritage 63 4.00% 63 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Rhinoceros Party 74 4.70% 74 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
IND 156 9.91% 156 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Green Party of Canada 68 4.32% 68 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Confederation of Regions of Western Parties 51 3.24% 51 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Libertarian Party of Canada 88 5.59% 88 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
CWC 58 3.68% 58 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Communist Party of Canada 51 3.24% 51 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Social Credit 9 0.57% 9 100.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Total 1,574 100.0% 1569 99.68% 5 0.32% 295 18.74% 294 99.66% 1 0.34%
Votes & Pluralities
Winner Winner with the most votes 40,810 = 62.05% of 65,772 valid votes for 7 candidates
QC - Blainville–Deux-Montagnes — Monique Landry [PC]
PC
Winner Winner with the fewest votes 3,356 = 39.94% of 8,403 valid votes for 4 candidates
NU - Nunatsiaq — Jack Iyerak Anawak [LIB]
LIB
Loser Loser with the most votes 37,436 = 42.63% of 87,825 valid votes for 4 candidates
ON - York North — Michael [Cons.-ON] O'Brien [PC]
PC
Loser Loser with the fewest votes 22 = 0.04% of 54,654 valid votes for 12 candidates
BC - Vancouver Quadra — Allen Soroka [IND]
IND
Winner Largest plurality +32,081 = 65.16% of 61,993 valid votes for 7 candidates
AB - Calgary Southwest — Barbara J. (Bobbie) Sparrow [PC]
PC
Winner Smallest plurality +8 = 38.33% of 48,358 valid votes for 4 candidates
ON - London–Middlesex — Terry Clifford [PC]
PC
Winner Winner with the largest share 80.04% = 33,730 of 42,143 valid votes for 4 candidates
QC - Charlevoix — Brian Mulroney [PC]
PC
Winner Winner with the smallest share 32.91% = 16,934 of 51,463 valid votes for 6 candidates
ON - Hamilton Mountain — Beth Phinney [LIB]
LIB
Loser Loser with the largest share 45.64% = 17,488 of 38,314 valid votes for 3 candidates
NL - Burin–St.George's — Joe Price [PC]
PC