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

Official Count Results -- Hamilton East

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:15 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 49 of 49 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 37,771
Winning Candidate:BENNETT, David (NAT) Majority:5,298
Parties Candidates
United Future New Zealand 1,286 ARCHER, AdamUFNZ547
Jim Anderton's Progressive 347 BANKS, PeterJAP243
National Party 17,112 BENNETT, DavidNAT18,901
M‚ori Party 234 BIASINY-TULE, PotauaMAOR309
Green Party 2,083 HOWARD, DanielGP1,334
ACT New Zealand 732 MALLETT, Garry BACT534
Libertarianz 21 THOMSEN, Robin JohnLIB34
New Zealand First Party 2,202 WOOLERTON, DougNZF1,411
Labour Party 13,377 YATES, Dianne FaeLAB13,603
99 MP Party 12    
Alliance 17    
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 56    
Christian Heritage NZ 37    
Democrats for Social Credit 15    
Destiny New Zealand 109    
Direct Democracy Party 5    
New Zealand Family Rights Protection Party 3    
OneNZ Party 8    
The Republic of New Zealand Party 2    
Party Informals113 Candidate Informals 292
TOTAL 37,771 TOTAL  37,267

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