Victoria-Hillside

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Victoria-Hillside was a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada from 1991 to 2009.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 49,093
Population Change, 1996–2001 2.3%
Area (km²) 16.49
Pop. Density (people per km²) 2,977

Geography[edit]

History[edit]

Member of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Its MLA is Rob Fleming, a former Victoria city councillor and former University of Victoria Students' Society chairperson. He was first elected as a city councillor in 1999. He represents the British Columbia New Democratic Party.

Election results[edit]

B.C. General Election 1991: Victoria-Hillside
Party Candidate Votes % ± Expenditures
  NDP Robin Blencoe 11,117 51.39% $29,374
Liberal Elmer Wiens 7,233 33.43% $4,018
Social Credit Patrick Skillings 2,714 12.55% $20,169
Green Jay Van Oostdam 569 2.63% $1,286
Total valid votes 21,633 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 584 2.63%
Turnout 22,217 73.37%
British Columbia general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
New Democratic Steve Orcherton 11,585 53.32 $37,372
Liberal Sheila Orr 6,862 31.58 $40,983
Progressive Democrat Gary Beyer 1,227 5.65 $100
Reform Dan Willson 979 4.51 $5,595
Green David Scott White 790 3.64 $4,715
Western Canada Concept Erich Peter 102 0.47 $2,304
Natural Law Andy Guest 97 0.45 $211
Libertarian C. David Randall 86 0.40
Total valid votes 21,728
Total rejected ballots 139 0.64
Turnout 21,867 67.53
British Columbia general election, 2001
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Sheila Orr 7,878 37.71 $46,661
New Democratic Steve Orcherton 7,796 37.31 $49,950
Green Stuart Hertzog 4,142 19.82 $3,285
Marijuana Chuck Beyer 663 3.17 $762
Unity Allan Whittal 293 1.40 $870
Communist George Gidora 72 0.35 $749
Citizens Commonwealth Laery Braaten 49 0.24 $100
Total Valid Votes 20,893
Total Rejected Ballots 140 0.67
Turnout 21,033 68.73
British Columbia general election, 2005
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
New Democratic Rob Fleming 13,926 57 $72,755
Liberal Sheila Orr 7,042 29 $117,576
Green Steve Filipovic 2,934 12 $4,899
Democratic Reform Jim McDermott 363 1.5 $5,652
Work Less Katrina Jean Herriot 167 0.7 $100
Total Valid Votes 24,432 100
Total Rejected Ballots 216 0.9
Turnout 24,648 63

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