Cowichan Valley (provincial electoral district)

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Cowichan Valley
British Columbia electoral district
BC 2015 Cowichan Valley.png
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Bill Routley
New Democratic
District created 2008
First contested 2009
Demographics
Population (2006) 55,040
Area (km²) 1,681.67
Pop. density (per km²) 32.7
Census divisions Cowichan Valley Regional District
Census subdivisions Duncan, North Cowichan, Lake Cowichan

Cowichan Valley is a provincial electoral district in British Columbia, Canada established by the Electoral Districts Act, 2008. It was first contested in the 2009 general election in which New Democrat, Bill Routley was elected MLA.

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2017
The 2017 general election will be held on May 9.
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Libertarian James Robert Anderson
Green Sonia Furstenau
Independent Eden Haythornthwaite
Liberal Steve Housser
New Democratic Lori Lynn Iannidinardo
Independent Samuel Lockhart
Independent Ian Morrison
Total valid votes 100.0  
British Columbia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
New Democratic Bill Routley 10,696 40.14 $59,184
Liberal Steve Housser 9,299 34.90 $46,299
Green Kerry Davis 5,102 19.15 $19,653
Conservative Damir Wallener 1,223 4.59 $9,705
Independent Heather Alanna Campbell 326 1.22 $1,050
Total Valid Votes 26,646 100.00
Total Rejected Ballots 86 0.32
Turnout 26,732 61.90


British Columbia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
New Democratic Bill Routley 12,548 48.40% $83,418
Liberal Cathy Basskin 9,258 35.71% $55,515
Green Simon Lindley 3,058 11.79% $8,900
Conservative Jason Murray 924 3.56% $1,594
Refederation Michial Rupert Moore 139 0.54% $343
Total Valid Votes 25,927 100%
Total Rejected Ballots 97 0.37%
Turnout 26,024 62.54%