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

Official Count Results -- Waikato

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:54 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 88 of 88 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 32,366
Winning Candidate:TISCH, Lindsay (NAT) Majority:12,850
Parties Candidates
Labour Party 7,280 ARDERN, JacindaLAB7,272
ACT New Zealand 2,088 DAVIES, MarkACT1,089
Green Party 1,271 HARPER, WendyGP1,484
Democrats for Social Credit 40 PEMBERTON, JohnNZDSC122
Kiwi Party 171 ROSS, JamesKIWI278
New Zealand First Party 1,708 STEWART, BarbaraNZF1,353
National Party 18,532 TISCH, LindsayNAT20,122
Alliance 25    
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 123    
Family Party 87    
Jim Anderton's Progressive 188    
Libertarianz 15    
Māori Party 235    
New Zealand Pacific Party 4    
RAM - Residents Action Movement 3    
The Bill and Ben Party 195    
The Republic of New Zealand Party 1    
United Future 285    
Workers Party 8    
Party Informals107 Candidate Informals 245
TOTAL 32,366 TOTAL  31,965

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