Cambridge Bay (electoral district)

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Cambridge Bay
Flag of Nunavut.svg Nunavut electoral district
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Boundaries of Cambridge Bay
Coordinates: 69°07′02″N105°03′11″W / 69.11722°N 105.05306°W / 69.11722; -105.05306 (Cambridge Bay electoral district) Coordinates: 69°07′02″N105°03′11″W / 69.11722°N 105.05306°W / 69.11722; -105.05306 (Cambridge Bay electoral district)
Territorial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Nunavut
MLA
 
 
 
Pamela Gross (pending recount) [1]
District created15 February 1999
First contested 1999
Last contested 2021
Demographics
Population (2006)1,477
Census division(s) Kitikmeot Region
Census subdivision(s) Bathurst Inlet, Cambridge Bay, Umingmaktok

Cambridge Bay (Inuinnaqtun: Iqaluktuuttiaq, Inuktitut : ᐃᖃᓗᒃᑑᑎᐊᕐᒃ [2] ) is a territorial electoral district (riding) for the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, Canada.

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The riding, which consists of the communities of Bathurst Inlet, Cambridge Bay and Umingmaktok, came into existence for the first Nunavut general election. The election, which occurred 15 February 1999, was held prior to division of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, 1 April 1999.

Election results

1999 election

1999 Nunavut general election
 Name Vote%
  Kelvin Ng 33249.41
 Wilfred Wilcox16424.41
 Mike O'Gorman10816.07
 Beatrice Bernhardt6810.11
Total Valid Ballots672100
Voter Turnout %Rejected Ballots

2004 election

2004 Nunavut general election
[3] Name Vote%
  Keith Peterson 31154.09
 Harry Ambrose Aknavigak9316.17
 Harry Maksagak8614.96
 David Kaosoni8514.78
Total Valid Ballots575100
Voter Turnout 102.13%Rejected Ballots 0

2008 election

2008 Nunavut general election
[4] Name Vote%
  Keith Peterson Acclaimed

2013 election

2013 Nunavut general election
[5] Name Vote%
  Keith Peterson 44368.7
 Fred Pedersen12018.6
 Clara Hokayak Evalik8212.7
Total Valid Ballots645100
Voter Turnout 101.7%Rejected Ballots 10

2017 election

2017 Nunavut general election
Name Vote%
  Jeannie Ehaloak 25940.7
 Pamela Gross25039.3
 Harry Maksagak12619.8
Total Valid Ballots635100
Voter TurnoutRejected Ballots

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References

  1. "Unofficial Election Results Cambridge Bay". 2021. Retrieved October 27, 2021.
  2. "Nunavut Elections Act Office Consolidation, English version". Elections Nunavut. p. 135. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 5, 2017. Retrieved April 23, 2017.
  3. "Nunavut general election 2004 Election Results" (PDF). Elections Nunavut. p. 35. Retrieved 2008-09-24.[ permanent dead link ]
  4. "Official Candidates List" (PDF). Elections Nunavut. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-10-29. Retrieved 2008-09-27.
  5. Results for the constituency of Cambridge Bay Archived 2013-11-13 at the Wayback Machine at Elections Nunavut