Gjoa Haven (electoral district)

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Gjoa Haven
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Boundaries of Gjoa Haven
Coordinates: 68°37′33″N095°52′30″W / 68.62583°N 95.87500°W / 68.62583; -95.87500 Coordinates: 68°37′33″N095°52′30″W / 68.62583°N 95.87500°W / 68.62583; -95.87500
Territorial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Nunavut
MLA
 
 
 
Tony Akoak
District created2013
First contested 2013
Last contested 2021

Gjoa Haven (Inuktitut : ᐅᕐᒃᓱᕐᒃᑑᕐᒃ, [1] Inuinnaqtun: Uqhuqtuuq) [1] is a territorial electoral district (riding) for the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, Canada. [2]

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The riding consists of the community of Gjoa Haven. The district was created prior to the 28 October 2013 general election. The community used to be in Nattilik. [3]

Election results

2017 election

2017 Nunavut general election
Name Vote%
  Tony Akoak 171
 James Taqaugaq Qitsualik133
 Paul Puqiqnak79
 Joseph Aglukkaq53

2013 election

2013 Nunavut general election
[4] Name Vote%
  Tony Akoak 21048.4%
 Linda Hunter16137.1%
 George Sonny Porter4610.6%
 Andrew Porter173.9%
Total Valid Ballots434100%
Voter Turnout 70.2%Rejected Ballots 7

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References

  1. 1 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.
  2. Nunavut Constituencies Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine
  3. of the 2011 Nunavut Electoral Boundaries Commission [ permanent dead link ]
  4. Results for the constituency of Gjoa Haven Archived 2013-11-14 at the Wayback Machine at Elections Nunavut