Port Coquitlam (provincial electoral district)

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Port Coquitlam
British Columbia electoral district
BC 2015 Port Coquitlam.png
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Mike Farnworth
New Democratic
District created 1988
First contested 1991
Last contested 2009
Demographics
Population (2006) 52,692
Area (km²) 34.64
Pop. density (per km²) 1,521.1
Census divisions Metro Vancouver
Census subdivisions Port Coquitlam

Port Coquitlam is a provincial electoral district in British Columbia, Canada. First established following the 1988 redistribution, it was contested in the 1991 and 1996 elections before being superseded by Port Coquitlam-Burke Mountain. The district was reestablished by the Electoral Districts Act, 2008. It was again contested in the 2009 election in which New Democrat, Mike Farnworth was elected its MLA.

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2017
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Mike Farnworth 12,937 55.46
Liberal Susan Chambers 7,101 30.44
Green Jason Hanley 2,975 12.75
Libertarian Lewis Clarke Dahlby 231 0.99
Cascadia Billy Gibbons 84 0.36
Total valid votes 23,328 100.00
Source: Elections BC[1]
B.C. General Election 2013 Port Coquitlam
Party Candidate Votes % ± Expenditures
New Democratic Mike Farnworth 11,755 52.94% $86,221
Liberal Barbara Lu 8,120 36.57% $23,507
Conservative Ryan Hague 1,525 6.87% $3,928
Your Political Party Brent Williams 447 2.01% $610
Libertarian Jogender Dahiya 358 1.61% $872
Total Valid Votes 22,205 100%
Total Rejected Ballots 106 0.72%
Turnout 22,365 57.26%
B.C. General Election 2009 Port Coquitlam
Party Candidate Votes % ± Expenditures
New Democratic Mike Farnworth 11,121 54.71% $63,090
Liberal Bernie Hiller 7,896 38.85% $68,768
Green Cole Bertsch 994 4.89% $350
Libertarian Lewis Dahlby 178 0.88% $250
Your Political Party Brent Williams 137 0.67% $775
Total Valid Votes 20,326 100%
Total Rejected Ballots 106 0.52%
Turnout 20,432 55.21%


  1. ^ "2017 Provincial General Election Preliminary Voting Results". Elections BC. Retrieved 11 May 2017.