Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

THE REPRESENTATION BILL.

WHAT IT MEANS. The following table, compiled by Mr Frankland, the actuary to the Government Insurance Department, shows how the various proposals made would work out in the first place on the principle oi adding to the population of the country districts (the basis now accepted); and secondly, that proposed by the Government Bill of a reduction from the city population?. The figures supplied to us on Saturday were muddled in transmission : Towd. Country.

oouatry .. 9,713 15.2 7,7*0 64.8 It will thus be seen that the quota under the 28 per cent, added, which has been agreed to, for town is 9,676, and for country 7,665. The country will return forty-nine members, and towns twenty-one.

s^—* No. .« No.~ Qaota. Mem-era. Quota. Members. Act 1887— 18 p.c added 9,147 22.2 7,760 47.8 25 „ „ 3,517 21.3 7,611 48 7 28 „ „ 9,676 210 7,665 49.0 33} „ „ 9,959 20.1 7,473 49.6 Government Bill— 25 p.o. deducted [ cities.. 10,228 14.5 7,665 65.5 28 p.c. do 10,570 140 7.601 66.0 83J p.o. do .. 11,123 13.2 7,488 56.8 25 p.c added to

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ESD18890805.2.21

Bibliographic details

THE REPRESENTATION BILL., Issue 7977, 5 August 1889

Word Count
178

THE REPRESENTATION BILL. Issue 7977, 5 August 1889

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working