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

Official Count Results -- Taupō

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:50 Final:Yes
Polling Places Counted: 69 of 69 (100.0%)  Votes Counted: 35,673
Winning Candidate:UPSTON, Louise (NAT) Majority:6,445
Parties Candidates
   BLOXHAM, MartinIND236
Labour Party 10,359 BURTON, MarkLAB13,766
United Future 284 EDWARDS, MaxUFNZ377
   MAC, RobbieIND313
National Party 19,001 UPSTON, LouiseNAT20,211
ACT New Zealand 1,245    
Alliance 20    
Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party 119    
Democrats for Social Credit 23    
Family Party 61    
Green Party 1,599    
Jim Anderton's Progressive 236    
Kiwi Party 133    
Libertarianz 13    
Māori Party 325    
New Zealand First Party 1,824    
New Zealand Pacific Party 22    
RAM - Residents Action Movement 0    
The Bill and Ben Party 199    
The Republic of New Zealand Party 3    
Workers Party 6    
Party Informals201 Candidate Informals 424
TOTAL 35,673 TOTAL  35,327

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