Calgary—Nose Hill

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This article is about the federal electoral district. For the provincial electoral district, see Calgary-Nose Hill.
Calgary—Nose Hill
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta electoral district
Calgary—Nose Hill in relation to the other Calgary ridings
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Diane Ablonczy
Conservative
District created 1996
First contested 1997
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 152,363
Electors (2011) 99,664
Area (km²)[2] 93.96
Pop. density (per km²) 1,621.6
Census divisions Division No. 6
Census subdivisions Calgary

Calgary—Nose Hill is a federal electoral district in Alberta, Canada, that has been represented by Diane Ablonczy in the Canadian House of Commons since 1997.

Geography[edit]

It consists of the part of the City of Calgary described as follows: north and west of a line drawn (from north to south) from the northern limit of the city along: Centre Street North, the proposed northern extension of Harvest Hills Boulevard North, Beddington Trail NW, Berkshire Boulevard NW, 14 Street NW, John Laurie Boulevard NW, Shaganappi Trail NW, Crowchild Trail NW (Highway No. 1A) to the western limit of the said city.

History[edit]

This riding was created in 1996 from Calgary North and Wild Rose ridings.

In 2003, parts of this electoral district were transferred to Calgary Centre-North riding.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Calgary—Nose Hill
Riding created from Calgary North and Wild Rose
36th  1997 − 2000     Diane Ablonczy Reform
 2000 − 2000     Alliance
37th  2000 − 2003
 2003 − 2004     Conservative
38th  2004 − 2006
39th  2006 − 2008
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present

Current Member of Parliament[edit]

Its Member of Parliament is Diane Ablonczy, a former lawyer and teacher. She was first elected in 1993. She is a member of the Conservative Party of Canada. She is the Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas and Consular Affairs) and was previously the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance.

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Diane Ablonczy 40,384 70.17 +0.54 $60,393
New Democratic Collin Anderson 7,189 12.49 +4.63
Liberal Margaret McLeod 6,501 11.30 -1.93 $34,065
Green Tony Hajj 3,480 6.05 -3.23 $10,363
Total valid votes/Expense limit 57,554 100.00 $101,293
Total rejected ballots 169 0.29
Turnout 57,723 57.35
Eligible voters 100,656
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Diane Ablonczy 35,029 69.63 +1.15 $53,757
Liberal Anoush Newman 6,653 13.23 -3.87 $9,605
Green Tony Hajj 4,669 9.28 +2.81 $6,945
New Democratic Stephanie Sundberg 3,953 7.86 -0.08 $853
Total valid votes/Expense limit 50,304 100.00 $93,719
Total rejected ballots
Turnout
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
     Conservative Diane Ablonczy 37,815 68.48 +4.10 $56,089
     Liberal Ted Haney 9,443 17.10 -5.78 $59,767
     New Democratic Party Bruce Kaufman 4,385 7.94 +1.21 $6,417
Green Juliet Burgess 3,573 6.47 +0.47 $606
Total valid votes 55,216 100.00
Total rejected ballots 130 0.23
Turnout 55,346 63.83
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
     Conservative Diane Ablonczy 31,088 64.38 -10.30 $56,902
     Liberal Ted Haney 11,051 22.88 +3.46 $49,767
     New Democratic Party Vinay Dey 3,250 6.73 +3.01 $4,146
Green Richard Larson 2,898 6.00 +4.18 $570
Total valid votes 48,287 100.00
Total rejected ballots 131 0.27
Turnout 48,418 61.21
Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
     Canadian Alliance Diane Ablonczy 35,904 60.12 +8.33 $59,338
     Liberal Brian Thiessen 11,602 19.42 -5.81 $20,306
     Progressive Conservative James F. McArdle 8,696 14.56 -2.86 $5,320
     New Democratic Party Jon Adams 2,227 3.72 -0.06 $893
Green Andrew Pickles 1,092 1.82 +0.55 $2,410
     Canadian Action Maureen Ann Roberts 194 0.32 N/A $2,411
Total valid votes 59,715 100.00
Total rejected ballots 123 0.21
Turnout 59,838 59.51
Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
     Reform Diane Ablonczy 25,788 51.79 $64,740
     Liberal James Maxim 12,565 25.23 $47,359
     Progressive Conservative Pat Murray 8,678 17.42 $53,211
     New Democratic Party Andrea Garnier 1,883 3.78 $1,278
Green Frank Young 637 1.27 $1,631
     Natural Law Gloria Hansen 237 0.47 $103
Total valid votes 49,788 100.00
Total rejected ballots 102 0.20
Turnout 49,890 64.88

Adjacent ridings[edit]

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Coordinates: 51°06′47″N 114°09′36″W / 51.113°N 114.160°W / 51.113; -114.160