Friday, August 26, 2011

HST result in rural BC 61.85% Yes, 38.15%

Rural BC voted more strongly for repealing the HST than more urban BC.  In the 17 most rural ridings the vote was 127,809 Yes and 78,820 No.

Factoring out these 17 ridings, the rest of the province voted 53.68% Yes and 46.32% No.

Nechako Lakes and Shuswap are the only two rural ridings where No prevailed.

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