Kelowna-Lake Country (provincial electoral district)

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Kelowna-Lake Country
Flag of British Columbia.svg British Columbia electoral district
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Norm Letnick
Liberal
Demographics
Population (2001) 56,166
Area (km²) 1,408
Pop. density (per km²) 39.9
Census divisions Regional District of Central Okanagan
Census subdivisions Kelowna

Kelowna-Lake Country is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada. It should not be confused with the federal electoral district of Kelowna—Lake Country, which encompasses a somewhat larger area.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 56,166
Population Change, 1996–2001 9.5%
Area (km²) 1,408
Pop. Density (people per km²) 40

Geography[edit]

History[edit]

1999 redistribution[edit]

Changes from Okanagan East to Kelowna-Lake Country include:

  • removal of area south and southeast of Kelowna
  • addition of area north of Kelowna

MLAs[edit]

Member of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

The Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) is Norm Letnick a former city councillor.

Election results[edit]

B.C. General Election 2013: Kelowna-Lake Country
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Norm Letnick 12,149 56.78 +4.67
New Democratic Mike Nuyens 5,306 24.80 -1.81
Conservative Graeme James 2,351 10.99 -0.43
Green Gary Adams 1,591 7.44 +0.47
Total Valid Votes 21,397 100.00
Total Rejected Ballots
Turnout


British Columbia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Norm Letnick 10,281 52.11% $119,561
New Democratic Matthew Reed 5,250 26.61% $17,764
Conservative Mary-Ann Graham 2,253 11.42% $21,044
Green Ryan Fugger 1,375 6.97% $350
Independent Alan Clarke 571 2.89% $8,830
Total valid votes 19,730 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 89 0.45%
Turnout 19,819 47.25%
British Columbia general election, 2005
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Al Horning 12,247 50.37% $51, 907
New Democratic John Pugsley 7,390 30.40% $18,967
Green Kevin Ade 2,541 10.45% $4,735
Democratic Reform Al Clarke 1,793 7.37% $31,253
Marijuana David Hunter Thomson 341 1.40% $1,002
Total valid votes 24,312 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 147 0.60%
Turnout 24,459 54.88%
British Columbia general election, 2001
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal John Alan Weisbeck 14,093 63.19% $38,373
New Democratic Janet Elizabeth Scotland 3,102 13.91% $9,340
Green Devra Lynn Rice 2,606 11.68% $1,098
Unity Kevin Wendland 1,496 6.71% $1,493
Marijuana Paul Halonen 734 3.29% $444
Action David Thomson 272 1.22% $790
Total valid votes 22,303 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 104 0.47%
Turnout 22,407 66.91%

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