Liberals and Tories
Neck and Neck in Upcoming Nova Scotia
Minority Government Likely
Aug 16th, 2021 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The
Forum Poll™ among 993 Nova Scotia voters, among those decided and leaning, 38.6%
will vote for the Liberals, followed by 36% for the Progressive Conservatives.
New Democrats are projected to get 21% of the vote.
Green Party are projected to get 3.2% of the vote.
parties are expected obtain 1.2%.
most likely to vote Liberal include those aged 65+ (47%), those whose incomes
less than $20,000 (47%), female (41%), and those who live in Cape Breton (41%).
most likely to vote Conservative include those who live in North Nova Scotia (46%), whose
incomes are between $100,000-$250,000 (45%), male (41%), and those aged between
Liberals to form minority
The Liberals are expected to form a minority
government with 25 of the 55 seats in the legislature, while the Progressive
Conservatives are expected to take 22 seats. The NDP will get 8 seats.