MANITOBA VOTES 2007

Riding Profiles

DISTRICT: POINT DOUGLAS
Candidate Party Vote Count Vote Share Elected
George Hickes NDP 2,665 66.36% X
Mary Lou Bourgeois LIB 591 14.72%
Alexa Rosentreter PC 481 11.98%
Kristen Andrews GRN 213 5.30%
Darrell Rankin COM 66 1.64%
Updated: Nov. 30, 2007 10:50 CST 53 of 53 polls reporting

Point Douglas


Current MLA:

George Hickes (NDP)

Candidates:

LIBLIB: Mary Lou Bourgeois
NDPNDP: George Hickes
PCPC: Alexa Rosentreter
GREGRE: Kristen Andrews
COMCOM: Darrell Rankin

Riding Profile:

A riding of Point Douglas existed from 1969 to 1978, then was re-established in the 1989 redistribution from parts of Burrows, Logan and St. John�s. The central Winnipeg riding runs from the Red River in the east to Balmoral/Gertie/Isabel/CPR Yards/McKenzie in the west, and from Mountain Avenue in the north to Portage/Water in the south.

The population in 2001 was 19,740. The average family income was $30,954. It had the highest rate of unemployment, 13.2 per cent, among Winnipeg ridings in 2001. The main industry was manufacturing (25%).




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Riding History:

2003 turnout: 40.24%

2003 NDP George Hickes defeated LIB Mary Lou Bourgeois by 2,330 votes.
1999 NDP Hickes defeated LIB Ajay Chopra by 2,002 votes.
1995 NDP Hickes defeated LIB Linda Cantiveros by 1,963 votes.
1990 NDP Hickes defeated LIB Errol Lewis by 1,228 votes.
1969, 1973 and 1977 NDP Don Malinowski won. He ran in St. John�s in 1981.

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Overall Election Results
Party Elected Leading Total Vote Share
NDP 36 0 36 48%
PC 19 0 19 37.89%
LIB 2 0 2 12.39%
GRN 0 0 0 1.34%
OTH 0 0 0 0.38%
  • Updated: Nov 30, 2007, 10:50 CST

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