2003 Southern District Council election

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2003 Southern District Council election

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17 (of the 21) seats to Southern District Council
11 seats needed for a majority
Turnout45.3%
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Democratic Liberal DAB
Last election 2 seats, 29.7% 2 seats, 2.1% 2 seats, 10.4%
Seats before 2 2 2
Seats won 2 2 1
Seat change Steady Steady Decrease1
Popular vote 7,281 2,594 7,007
Percentage 20.2% 7.2% 19.4%
Swing Decrease9.5% Decrease5.1% Increase9.0%

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Colours on map indicate winning party for each constituency.

The 2003 Southern District Council election was held on 23 November 2003 to elect all 17 elected members to the 21-member District Council.[1]

Overall election results[edit]

Before election:

2 15
Pro-dem Pro-Beijing

Change in composition:

2 15
Pro-dem Pro-Beijing
Southern District Council election result 2003
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Independent 12 1 0 +1 70.6 35.5 12,821
  Democratic 2 0 0 0 11.8 20.2 7,281 −9.5
  DAB 1 0 1 −1 5.9 19.4 7,007 +9.0
  Liberal 2 0 0 0 11.8 7.2 2,594 −5.1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Election Results - Overall Results". Electoral Affairs Commission.[permanent dead link]