Klondike (electoral district)

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Klondike
Flag of Yukon.svg Yukon electoral district
Klondike(electoraldistrict).jpg
Klondike in relation to other electoral districts in the Yukon
Territorial electoral district
Legislature Yukon Legislative Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Sandy Silver
Liberal
District created 1905
First contested 1917
Last contested 2011
Demographics
Census subdivisions Dawson City

Klondike is an electoral district which returns a member (known as an MLA) to the Legislative Assembly of Yukon in Canada. It was the only seat won by the Yukon Party in the 2000 territorial election. The electoral district was created in 1905.

MLAs[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
28th 1978–1982     Meg McCall Progressive Conservative
29th 1982–1985
30th 1985–1989     Art Webster New Democrat
31st 1989–1992
32nd 1992–1996     David Millar Yukon Party
33rd 1996–2000 Peter Jenkins
34th 2000–2002
35th 2002–2005
2005–2006     Independent
36th 2006–2011     Steve Nordick Yukon Party
37th 2011–present     Sandy Silver Liberal

Election results[edit]

1917 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1917
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Independent William Lowden
     Independent Joseph McIntosh
     Independent John Pickering
     Independent James Wilson
Total ? 100%

Top two candidates declared elected.

1920 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1920
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Independent Paul S. Hogan 254 %
     Independent Allan McMillan 221 %
Total 475 100%

1922 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1920
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Independent John Ferrell Acclaimed

1992 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1992
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party David Millar
     NDP
     Liberal
     Independent
Total

1996 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Peter Jenkins 603 55.2%
     NDP Tim Gerberding 372 34.1%
     Liberal Glen Everitt 96 8.8%
     Independent John Cramp 21 1.9%
Total 1092 100.0%

2000 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Peter Jenkins 424 39.6% -15.6%
     Liberal Stuart Schmidt 397 37.1% +28.3%
     NDP Aedes Scheer 249 23.3% -10.8%
Total 1070 100.0%

2002 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Peter Jenkins 508 54.5% +14.9%
     Liberal Glen Everitt 224 24.0% -13.1%
     NDP Lisa Hutton 200 21.5% -1.8%
Total 932 100.0%

2006 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Steve Nordick 405 45.5% -9.0%
     NDP Jorn Meier 297 33.4% +11.9%
     Liberal Steve Taylor 132 14.8% -9.2%
     Independent Glen Everitt 56 6.3%
Total 890 100.0%

2011 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Sandy Silver[1] 530 49.0% +34.2%
Yukon Party Steve Nordick 404 37.4% -8.1%
     NDP Jorn Meir[2] 147 13.6% -19.8%
Total 1081 100.0%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kerry Huff Acclaimed as Porter Creek Centre Candidate". Yukon Liberal Party. October 28, 2010. Retrieved June 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Man pursues NDP nomination". Yukon NDP. May 27, 2011.