Kelowna-Lake Country (provincial electoral district)

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Kelowna-Lake Country
British Columbia electoral district
BC 2015 Kelowna-Lake Country.png
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Norm Letnick
Liberal
Demographics
Population (2001) 56,166
Area (km²) 1,408
Pop. density (per km²) 39.9
Census divisions Regional District of Central Okanagan
Census subdivisions Kelowna

Kelowna-Lake Country is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada. It should not be confused with the federal electoral district of Kelowna—Lake Country, which encompasses a somewhat larger area.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 56,166
Population Change, 1996–2001 9.5%
Area (km²) 1,408
Pop. Density (people per km²) 40

History[edit]

1999 redistribution[edit]

Changes from Okanagan East to Kelowna-Lake Country include:

  • removal of area south and southeast of Kelowna
  • addition of area north of Kelowna

MLAs[edit]

Member of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

The Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) is Norm Letnick a former city councilor.

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2017
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Norm Letnick 13,834 60.14
New Democratic Erik Olesen 4,753 20.66
Green Alison Shaw 4,416 19.20
Total valid votes 23,003 100.00
Source: Elections BC[1]
British Columbia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Norm Letnick 12,149 56.78
New Democratic Mike Nuyens 5,306 24.80
Conservative Graeme James 2,351 10.99
Green Gary Adams 1,591 7.44
Total valid votes 21,397 100.00
Total rejected ballots 88 0.41
Turnout 21,485 47.71
Source: Elections BC[2]
British Columbia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Norm Letnick 10,281 52.11 $119,561
New Democratic Matthew Reed 5,250 26.61 $17,764
Conservative Mary-Ann Graham 2,253 11.42 $21,044
Green Ryan Fugger 1,375 6.97 $350
Independent Alan Clarke 571 2.89 $8,830
Total valid votes 19,730 100.00
Total rejected ballots 89 0.45
Turnout 19,819 47.25
British Columbia general election, 2005
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Al Horning 12,247 50.37 $51, 907
New Democratic John Pugsley 7,390 30.40 $18,967
Green Kevin Ade 2,541 10.45 $4,735
Democratic Reform Al Clarke 1,793 7.37 $31,253
Marijuana David Hunter Thomson 341 1.40 $1,002
Total valid votes 24,312 100.00
Total rejected ballots 147 0.60
Turnout 24,459 54.88
British Columbia general election, 2001
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal John Weisbeck 14,093 63.19 $38,373
New Democratic Janet Elizabeth Scotland 3,102 13.91 $9,340
Green Devra Lynn Rice 2,606 11.68 $1,098
Unity Kevin Wendland 1,496 6.71 $1,493
Marijuana Paul Halonen 734 3.29 $444
Action David Thomson 272 1.22 $790
Total valid votes 22,303 100.00
Total rejected ballots 104 0.47
Turnout 22,407 66.91

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 Provincial General Election Preliminary Voting Results". Elections BC. Retrieved 11 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "Statement of Votes - 40th Provincial General Election" (PDF). Elections BC. Retrieved 17 May 2017. 

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