Cowichan Valley (provincial electoral district)

Cowichan Valley
Flag of British Columbia.svg British Columbia electoral district
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Bill Routley
NDP
District created 2008
First contested 2009
Demographics
Population (2006) 55,040
Electors
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

B.C. General Election 2009: Cowichan Valley
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     New Democrat Bill Routley 12,548 48.40% $83,418
     BC Liberal Cathy Basskin 9,258 35.71% $55,515
     Green Simon Lindley 3,058 11.79% $8,900
     BC Conservative Jason Murray 924 3.56% $1,594
     BC 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%

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