BC Election 2013 Map & Guide

Alberni-Pacific Rim

 Winner
Scott Fraser BC NDP
  


Live Results (Updated every 5 minutes). Last updated: 01:02:54 AM
Polls reporting: 116 of 116
Candidate Votes Popular
Scott Fraser BC NDP
  
9829 57.19%
Darren DeLuca BC Liberal
5981 34.80%
Enid Mary Sangster-Kelly BC Conservative
1377 8.01%

At a glance

This island district includes Port Alberni and surfer outposts Tofino and Ucluelet. The BC NDP's Scott Fraser took it in 2009 with 59.3 per cent of the vote. He was elected MLA for Alberni-Qualicum in 2005 until the riding boundaries were re-drawn. Fraser is currently the critic for aboriginal relations and the former mayor of Tofino.

Fraser will run again this May. Other candidates include Darren DeLuca, who owns a big-game guiding company on Vancouver Island, for the BC Liberals.

Enid Mary Sangster-Kelly, a former Albertan who co-owns a landscaping business, is the BC Conservative candidate. She was the first female candidate announced by that party.

This district was created in 2008 and first contested in 2009. It is composed of 80 per cent of the old districts of Alberni-Qualicum and Nanaimo-Parksville.

Did you know?

In Alberni-Pacific Rim in 2006, over 10 per cent of people identified as aboriginal, much higher than the provincial average of 4.8 per cent.

Previous Election Results

B.C. General Election 2009
(Voter turnout: 57.6%)
Candidate Votes %
Scott Fraser BC NDP 10488 59.4%
Dianne St. Jacques BC Liberal 5605 31.7%
Paul Musgrave BC Green 1324 7.5%
Dallas Hills BC Refederation 250 1.4%

Telling Stats about Alberni-Pacific Rim

Census Data
Statistic Riding percentage B.C. average
Percent seniors, 2011 18% 15.8%
Percent families with kids 24 and under, 2011 40% 47.7%
Percent residents with non-English mother tongue, 2011 10% 26.4%
Top three non-English languages spoken at home, 2006 Punjabi: 0.7%, Siouan (Dakota, Sioux): 0.4%, French: 0.4% n/a
Average household income (before tax), 2006 $53,713 $67,675
Owners vs. renters, 2006 76/24 70/30

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