Election 1979

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
PCP 48.2 136 35.9 +0.5
LP 40.4 114 40.1 -3.1
NDP 9.2 26 17.9 +2.4
SSC 2.1 6 4.6 -0.5
PR 0 0.6
Date
22 May 1979
Total seats: 282
Cabinets
04 Jun 1979 – Clark
Sources
Chief Electoral Officer of Canada
CLEA
New York Times (NYT)
ParlInfo Canada
Wikipedia
· EN – Canadian federal election, 1979
Votes
Electorate: 15,233,653
Total votes: 11,541,000
Valid votes: 11,455,702
Calculated (2018-09-11 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 3.1 (2.5)
Disp. 10.8 · Adv.ratio: 1.34
Polarization (seats): 0.32
0.26
Description
Parliament was dissolved on 14 December 1979 after the fall of the Clark cabinet.