Oak Bay-Gordon Head

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Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Flag of British Columbia.svg British Columbia electoral district
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Location within the Greater Victoria area
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Andrew J. Weaver
Green
District created 1979
First contested 1979

Oak Bay-Gordon Head is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 47,814
Population Change, 1996–2001 0.2%
Area (km²) 30
Pop. Density (people per km²) 1,598

Geography[edit]

History[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

The district has elected the following members to the Legislative Assembly:

Parliament Years Member Party
32nd 1979-1983     Brian Smith Social Credit
33rd 1983-1986
34th 1986-1989
1989-1991     Elizabeth Cull NDP
35th 1991–1996
36th 1996–2001     Ida Chong Liberal
37th 2001–2005
38th 2005–2009
39th 2009–2013
40th 2013-present     Andrew Weaver Green

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes %
Green Andrew J. Weaver 10,722 40.43% +31.52%
Liberal Ida Chong 7,767 29.29% -17.35%
New Democratic Jessica Van der Veen 7,563 28.42% -16.03%
Conservative Greg Kazakoff 492 1.86% N/A
Total 23,953 100.00%
B.C. General Election 2009: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Ida Chong 11,877 46.64% -1.16%
     New Democrat Jessica Van der Veen 11,316 44.45% +2.14%
Green Steven Johns 2,330 8.91% +0.65%
Total valid votes
British Columbia general election, 2005
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Ida Chong 12,911 47.80%
New Democratic Charley Beresford 11,430 42.31%
Green Stephen Hender 2,232 8.26%
Democratic Reform Lyne England 268 0.99%
Independent Lindsay Budge 171 0.63%
Total 27,012 100.00%
B.C. General Election 2001: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Ida Chong 14,588 57.31% $40,994
     NDP Charley Beresford 5,789 22.74% $30,917
Green Christin Geall 4,666 18.33% $4,291
     Marijuana Michael "Mik" Mann 411 1.62% $583
Total Valid Votes 25,454 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 93 0.37%
Turnout 25,547 75.54%
B.C. General Election 1996: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Ida Chong 12,340 46.59% $52,261
     NDP Elizabeth Cull 11,700 44.17% $45,690
Progressive Democrat Gordon Henderson 937 3.54% $305
Reform Paul Yewchuk 675 2.55% $11,324
Green Lenora Burke 566 2.14% $1,903
Family Coalition Alan Idler 56 0.21% $225
Social Credit John van Dyk 48 0.18% $3,796
     Independent John Ernest Currie 48 0.18% $244
     Natural Law Gary Zak 47 0.18% $165
     Independent Casey Edge 35 0.13% $604
     No Affiliation Nicholas Varzeliotis 35 0.13% $1,645
Total Valid Votes 26,487 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 123 0.46%
Turnout 26,610 79.49%
B.C. General Election 1991: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Elizabeth Cull 10,522 39.61% $42,729
Liberal Paul McKivett 9,685 36.46% $11,068
Social Credit Susan Brice 5,556 20.91% $43,573
Reform Terry Milne 604 2.27% $7,043
Family Coalition Kathleen Toth 157 0.59% $539
     Human Race John Currie 42 0.16% $8
Total Valid Votes 26,566 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 422 1.56%
Turnout 26,988 83.16%
Oak Bay-Gordon Head Byelection, Dec. 13 1989
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Elizabeth Cull 10,807 45.26%
Social Credit Susan Brice 10,430 43.68%
Liberal Paul McKivett 2,174 9.11%
Green Garth Lenz 328 1.37%
     Human Race Party Louis Lesosky 20 0.08%
     Independent Roland Isaacs 117 0.49%
Total Valid Votes 23,876 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 242 1.56%
Eligible Voters 32,351
Turnout 73.80%
B.C. General Election 1986: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Social Credit Brian Smith 14,008 52.50%
     NDP Muriel Agnes Overgaard 9,580 35.91%
     Progressive Conservative Irvin Kimball Burbank 1,678 6.29%
Liberal Matthew Julian 635 2.38%
     WCC Tom Pappajohn 515 1.93%
     Independent Ernest A. LeCours 201 0.75%
     Independent Russel Ellsworth Downe 63 0.24%
Total Valid Votes 26,680 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 237
Turnout 26,988 83.16%
B.C. General Election 1979: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Social Credit Brian Smith 12,730 49.43%
     NDP Muriel Agnes Overgaard 6,741 26.17%
     Progressive Conservative Victor Albert Stephens 6,284 24.40%
Total Valid Votes 24,755 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 497
Turnout

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