Insurance (constituency)

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Insurance
保險界
Functional Constituency
for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
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Country  Hong Kong
Electorate 134 (2016)[1]
Current constituency
Created 1998
Number of members One
Member(s) Chan Kin-por

The Insurance functional constituency (Chinese: 保險界功能界別) is a functional constituency in the elections for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong first created in 1998. The constituency is restricted to only 134 insurers.[1]

A similar Financing, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Services functional constituency was created for the 1995 election by Governor Chris Patten with a much larger electorate base of total 171,534 eligible voters.

Return Members[edit]

Election Member Party
1998 Bernard Charnwut Chan Nonpartisan
2004 Alliance
2008 Chan Kin-por Nonpartisan

Electoral Results[edit]

Instant-runoff voting system is used.

Hong Kong legislative election, 2016: Insurance
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chan Kin-por uncontested
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2012: Insurance
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chan Kin-por uncontested
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2008: Insurance
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chan Kin-por 52 45.61
Nonpartisan Choi Chung-fu 42 36.84
Nonpartisan Chun Chi-yuk 20 17.55
Two-party-preferred result
Nonpartisan Chan Kin-por 60 52.63
Nonpartisan Choi Chung-fu 52 45.61
Turnout 113 78.47
Registered electors 144
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2004: Insurance
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Bernard Charnwut Chan uncontested
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2000: Insurance
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Bernard Charnwut Chan uncontested
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 1998: Insurance - 2nd Round
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Bernard Charnwut Chan 94 53.11
Liberal Chan Yim-kwong 83 48.69
Nonpartisan win (new seat)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Voter Registration Statistics : Functional Constituency". Voter Registration.
  2. ^ http://www.elections.gov.hk/legco2008/eng/result/rs_fc_IN.html
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-07-17. Retrieved 2012-11-20.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-08-29. Retrieved 2012-11-20.