Updated at 10:00 am on 01/10/2005
New Zealand Election 2005 

Official Count Results -- Palmerston North

This is not the formal declaration of results.
The Chief Electoral Officer declares the results of the official count by publishing a notice in the NZ Gazette.
Electorate Number:40 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 54 of 54 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 32,656
Winning Candidate:MAHAREY, Steven (LAB) Majority:5,500
Parties Candidates
   CHATHA, ArshadIND147
Labour Party 14,642 MAHAREY, StevenLAB17,263
Green Party 2,116 O'HALLORAN, LawrenceGP1,141
New Zealand First Party 1,673 ODERING, GrahamNZF853
Jim Anderton's Progressive 370 PATCHETT, DawnJAP251
United Future New Zealand 1,071 PEDERSEN, Garry UFNZ627
National Party 11,943 PLIMMER, MalcolmNAT11,763
99 MP Party 10    
ACT New Zealand 285    
Alliance 14    
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 59    
Christian Heritage NZ 49    
Democrats for Social Credit 6    
Destiny New Zealand 116    
Direct Democracy Party 5    
Libertarianz 18    
M‚ori Party 161    
New Zealand Family Rights Protection Party 2    
OneNZ Party 7    
The Republic of New Zealand Party 4    
Party Informals105 Candidate Informals 276
TOTAL 32,656 TOTAL  32,321

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