Updated at 2.00pm on 22/11/2008
New Zealand Election 2008 

Official Count Results -- Christchurch Central

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:4 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 71 of 71 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 33,142
Winning Candidate:BURNS, Brendon (LAB) Majority:935
Parties Candidates
Jim Anderton's Progressive 697 BAGCHI, SomnathJAP598
Kiwi Party 218 BEAVEN, AndrewKIWI353
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 187 BRITNELL, MichaelALCP487
Labour Party 12,999 BURNS, BrendonLAB14,078
Workers Party 33 CLARK, ByronWP164
Alliance 41 KLEIS, GregALL103
Green Party 3,688 McLAUCHLAN, JanGP2,708
ACT New Zealand 897 SEVERIN, ToniACT482
National Party 12,409 WAGNER, NickyNAT13,143
Democrats for Social Credit 16    
Family Party 87    
Libertarianz 21    
Māori Party 230    
New Zealand First Party 1,036    
New Zealand Pacific Party 31    
RAM - Residents Action Movement 2    
The Bill and Ben Party 187    
The Republic of New Zealand Party 5    
United Future 239    
Party Informals119 Candidate Informals 306
TOTAL 33,142 TOTAL  32,422

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