BC Election 2013 Map & Guide

North Island

Claire Trevena BC NDP

Live Results (Updated every 5 minutes). Last updated: 01:02:54 AM
Polls reporting: 153 of 153
Candidate Votes Popular
Claire Trevena BC NDP
10595 50.54%
Nick Facey BC Liberal
8862 42.27%
Bob Bray BC Conservative
1506 7.18%

At a glance

BC NDP candidate and incumbent Claire Trevena first took the largest district on Vancouver Island, North Island, in 2005. She was re-elected in 2009 with 52 per cent of the vote.

This May, Trevena will aim to win a third term against BC Liberal candidate Nick Facey, a business PhD student and former co-op engineer at Catalyst Paper.

The BC Conservative candidate is Bob Bray, a retired business executive.

In 2008, the North Island district expanded to include one per cent of Powell River-Sunshine Coast.

Did you know?

In 2006, over 10 per cent of the population in North Island had registered Indian status, the seventh highest population in the province. B.C.'s average at the time was 2.7 per cent.

Previous Election Results

B.C. General Election 2009
(Voter turnout: 57.2%)
Candidate Votes %
Claire Trevena BC NDP 11865 52%
Marion Wright BC Liberal 8937 39.2%
Philip Stone BC Green 1670 7.3%
William Walter Mewhort Independent 333 1.5%

2005 Winner: Claire Trevena BC NDP

2001 Winner: Rod Visser BC Liberal

Telling Stats about North Island

Census Data
Statistic Riding percentage B.C. average
Percent seniors, 2011 16% 15.8%
Percent families with kids 24 and under, 2011 41% 47.7%
Percent residents with non-English mother tongue, 2011 9% 26.4%
Top three non-English languages spoken at home, 2006 French: 0.4%, German: 0.3%, Chinese (all): 0.2% n/a
Average household income (before tax), 2006 $57,899 $67,675
Owners vs. renters, 2006 74/25 70/30

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