Victoria-Hillside

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Victoria-Hillside was a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada from 1991 to 2009.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 49,093
Population Change, 1996–2001 2.3%
Area (km²) 16.49
Pop. Density (people per km²) 2,977

Geography[edit]

History[edit]

Member of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Its MLA is Rob Fleming, a former Victoria city councillor and former University of Victoria Students' Society chairperson. He was first elected as a city councillor in 1999. He represents the British Columbia New Democratic Party.

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2005
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
New Democratic Rob Fleming 13,926 57% $72,755
Liberal Sheila Orr 7,042 29% $117,576
Green Steve Filipovic 2,934 12% $4,899
Democratic Reform Jim McDermott 363 1.5% $5,652
Work Less Katrina Jean Herriot 167 0.7% $100
Total Valid Votes 24,432 100%
Total Rejected Ballots 216 0.9%
Turnout 24,648 63%
B.C. General Election 2001: Victoria-Hillside
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Sheila Orr 7,878 37.71% $46,661
     NDP Steve Orcherton 7,796 37.31% $49,950
Green Stuart Hertzog 4,142 19.82% $3,285
     Marijuana Chuck Beyer 663 3.17% $762
Unity Allan Whittal 293 1.40% $870
     Communist George Gidora 72 0.35% $749
     Citizens Commonwealth Laery Braaten 49 0.24% $100
Total valid votes 20,893 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 140 0.67%
Turnout 21,033 68.73%
B.C. General Election 1996: Victoria-Hillside
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Steve Orcherton 11,585 53.32% $37,372
Liberal Sheila Orr 6,862 31.58% $40,983
Progressive Democrat Gary Beyer 1,227 5.65% $100
Reform Dan Willson 979 4.51% $5,595
Green David Scott White 790 3.64% $4,715
     Western Canada Concept Erich Peter 102 0.47% $2,304
     Natural Law Andy Guest 97 0.45% $211
     Libertarian C. David Randall 86 0.40%
Total valid votes 21,728 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 139 0.64%
Turnout 21,867 67.53%
B.C. General Election 1991: Victoria-Hillside
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Robin Blencoe 11,117 51.39% $29,374
Liberal Elmer Wiens 7,233 33.43% $4,018
Social Credit Patrick Skillings 2,714 12.55% $20,169
Green Jay Van Oostdam 569 2.63% $1,286
Total valid votes 21,633 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 584 2.63%
Turnout 22,217 73.37%

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