1962 Federal Election

Overview

The 1962 Federal Election was held on June 18th, 1962.

Result

Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003) won the most seats in the election

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Election Notes

Result

Total ElectorsValid BallotsValid VotesInvalid VotesTurnout Rate
007,699,9010Unavailable
PartyCandidatesSeats Won% of Seats Won% of Vote
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)26511644.11%37.22%
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada2639837.26%36.97%
Social Credit Party of Canada2262911.03%11.60%
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique217197.22%13.57%
Liberal Labour Party110.38%0.20%
Unknown/Sans désignation500%0.05%
Ouvrier indépendent100%0.00%
Independent/Indépendant1100%0.10%
Capital familial100%0.01%
Candidat libéral des électeurs100%0.02%
Communist Party of Canada1200%0.08%
Cooperative Builders of Canada100%0.00%
Independent Progressive Conservative400%0.04%
Independent Liberal700%0.14%
All Canadian Party100%0.00%

Legislature Composition

  • Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)
  • Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada
  • Social Credit Party of Canada
  • New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique
  • Liberal Labour Party

Seats won by Political Parties

 
 

Votes share by Political Parties

 
 

Seats share by Political Parties

 
 

Ontario

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
2,727,0350000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique81675
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada854342
Communist Party of Canada505
Independent/Indépendant404
Unknown/Sans désignation202
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)863650
Liberal Labour Party110
Social Credit Party of Canada69069
Cooperative Builders of Canada101

Prince Edward Island

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
27,9110000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique202
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada202
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)220
Social Credit Party of Canada101

Nova Scotia

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
420,8750000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique12111
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada12210
Unknown/Sans désignation101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)1293
Social Credit Party of Canada606

New Brunswick

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
275,7160000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique808
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada1156
Independent Liberal101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)1165
Social Credit Party of Canada707

Newfoundland and Labrador

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
154,0400000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique404
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada761
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)716
Social Credit Party of Canada101

Northwest Territories

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
37,5210000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique202
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada202
Communist Party of Canada101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)220
Social Credit Party of Canada202

Manitoba

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
359,7150000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique13211
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada13112
Communist Party of Canada202
Independent/Indépendant101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)13103
Social Credit Party of Canada12012

Saskatchewan

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
363,8510000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique14014
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada14014
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)14131
Social Credit Party of Canada12012

Alberta

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
501,9850000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique17017
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada17017
Independent/Indépendant101
Independent Liberal101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)17152
Social Credit Party of Canada17215
All Canadian Party101

British Columbia

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
686,1890000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique221012
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada21417
Communist Party of Canada303
Independent/Indépendant101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)22616
Social Credit Party of Canada22220

Quebec

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
2,046,5630000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique40040
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada733439
Communist Party of Canada101
Independent/Indépendant404
Unknown/Sans désignation101
Independent Liberal505
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)731459
Social Credit Party of Canada732449
Independent Progressive Conservative404
Capital familial101
Ouvrier indépendent101
Candidat libéral des électeurs101

Yukon

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
5,9140000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)110

federal

Valid VotesInvalid VotesValid BallotsInvalid BallotsElectors
92,5860000
partyCandidatesSeats wonSeats Lost
New Democratic Party/Nouveau Parti démocratique202
Liberal Party of Canada/Parti libéral du Canada532
Unknown/Sans désignation101
Progressive Conservative Party of Canada/Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada (1942–2003)514
Social Credit Party of Canada413