Quebec general election, 1881

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The Quebec general election of 1881 was held on December 2, 1881 to elect members of the 5th Legislative Assembly for the Province of Quebec, Canada. The Quebec Conservative Party, led by Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau, defeated the Quebec Liberal Party, led by Henri-Gustave Joly de Lotbinière.

Results[edit]

Party Party Leader # of
candidates
Seats Popular Vote
1878 Elected % Change # % % Change
     Conservative Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau   32 49 +53.1% 49,152 50.38% +0.9%
Liberal Henri-Gustave Joly de Lotbinière   31 15 -51.6% 38 020 38.97% -8.5%
     Independent Conservative   2 1 -50.0% 10 387 10.65% +7.6%
     Other   - - -
Total   65 65 -   100%  

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