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Powell River-Sunshine Coast

Powell River-Sunshine Coast
British Columbia electoral district
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
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District created 1991
First contested 1991
Last contested 2009
Demographics
Census divisions Powell River, Sunshine Coast
Census subdivisions Gibsons, Powell River, Sechelt

Powell River-Sunshine Coast is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada.

Contents

  • Demographics 1
  • Member of Legislative Assembly 2
  • Election results 3
  • External links 4

Demographics

Population, 2001 45,406
Population Change, 1996–2001 1.1%
Area (km²) 39,009
Pop. Density (people per km²) 1.16

Member of Legislative Assembly

Its MLA is Nicholas Simons, who was first elected in 2005, and was re-elected in the 2009 provincial election.

Election results

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B.C. General Election 2009 Powell River-Sunshine Coast
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
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Nicholas Simons 13,276 58.28 $66,566 " Liberal colour+name= Liberal name=Liberal nohash=A51B12 row=
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Dawn Miller 7,818 34.32 $102,008 " Green colour+name= Green name=Green nohash=99C955 row=
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Jeff Chilton 1,436 6.30 $350 " Refederation colour+name= Refederation name=Refederation nohash=FFFF99 row=
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Allen McIntyre 249 1.10 $1,110
Total valid votes 22,779 100
Total rejected ballots 102 0.45
Turnout 22,881 63.02
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B.C. General Election 2005: Powell River-Sunshine Coast
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Nicholas Simons 11,099 43.45 $108,403
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Maureen Clayton 7,702 30.15 $93,404 " Green colour+name= Green name=Green nohash=99C955 row=
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Adriane Carr 6,585 25.78 $61,125 " Refederation colour+name= Refederation name=Refederation nohash=FFFF99 row=
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Allen McIntyre 156 0.62 $100
Total valid votes 25,542 100
Total rejected ballots 109 0.43
Turnout 25,651 72.43
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B.C. General Election 2001: Powell River-Sunshine Coast
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
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Harold Long 9,904 42.36% $63,954
     NDP Gordon Wilson 6,349 27.15% $50,409

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Adriane Carr 6,316 27.01% $24,821 " Marijuana colour+name= Marijuana name=Marijuana nohash=D2B48C row=
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Dana Albert Larsen 812 3.48% $4,499
Total valid votes 23,381 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 99 0.42%
Turnout 23,480 76.33%
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B.C. General Election 1996: Powell River-Sunshine Coast
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
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Gordon Wilson 10,833 49.05% $18,579
     NDP Bill Forst 6,088 27.57% $30,942

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Cameron Reid 3,911 17.71% $31,957
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Don Atkinson 677 3.07% $10,560 " Green colour+name= Green name=Green nohash=99C955 row=
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D. Wendy Young 518 2.35% $834
     Common Sense Roslyn Griston 57 0.26% $272
Total valid votes 22,084 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 66 0.30%
Turnout 22,150 75.37%
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B.C. General Election 1991: Powell River-Sunshine Coast
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Gordon Wilson 11,486 54.69% $42,914
     NDP Howard White 7,117 33.88% $56,523

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Harold Long 2,174 10.35% $26,527
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Janet E. Calder 161 0.77% $439
     Independent Lynwood A. Jacob 66 0.31% $200
Total valid votes 21,004 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 300 1.41%
Turnout 21,304 82.61%

Sources:

1. Elections BC

2. SUMMARIES OF PROVINCIAL ELECTIONS AND BY-ELECTIONS, BRITISH COLUMBIA 1928 TO 1969.By: BRITISH COLUMBIA. CHIEF ELECTORAL OFFICER, Published: 1969, McMaster University Government Publications.

External links

  • BC Stats Profile - 2001
  • Results of 2001 election (pdf)
  • 2001 Expenditures
  • Results of 1996 election
  • 1996 Expenditures
  • Results of 1991 election
  • 1991 Expenditures
  • Website of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
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