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

Official Count Results -- Rakaia

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:43 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 78 of 78 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 36,873
Winning Candidate:CONNELL, Brian (NAT) Majority:10,448
Parties Candidates
United Future New Zealand 1,187 BARR, GraemeUFNZ1,172
National Party 19,204 CONNELL, BrianNAT20,950
ACT New Zealand 869 DAVIDSON, BrianACT1,209
Jim Anderton's Progressive 581 MAIN, PhilippaJAP796
Green Party 1,426 MATHERS, MojoGP1,631
Labour Party 11,338 MILNE, Tony RobertLAB10,502
99 MP Party 26    
Alliance 32    
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 67    
Christian Heritage NZ 34    
Democrats for Social Credit 9    
Destiny New Zealand 62    
Direct Democracy Party 1    
Libertarianz 11    
M‚ori Party 51    
New Zealand Family Rights Protection Party 10    
New Zealand First Party 1,826    
OneNZ Party 14    
The Republic of New Zealand Party 8    
Party Informals117 Candidate Informals 381
TOTAL 36,873 TOTAL  36,641

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