Dufferin—Caledon

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Dufferin—Caledon
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
Dufferin-Caledon.png
Dufferin—Caledon in relation to other Ontario electoral districts
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
David Tilson
Conservative
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 116,341
Electors (2011) 77,607
Area (km²)[2] 2,174.41
Pop. density (per km²) 53.5
Census divisions Dufferin County, Peel
Census subdivisions Towns:
Caledon
Mono
Orangeville
Shelburne
Townships:
Amaranth, East Garafraxa, East Luther Grand Valley, Melancthon, Mulmur
For the provincial electoral district, see Dufferin—Caledon (provincial electoral district).

Dufferin—Caledon is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004.

It was created in 2003 from parts of Dufferin—Peel—Wellington—Grey riding.

Member of Parliament[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
Dufferin—Caledon
Riding created from Dufferin—Peel—Wellington—Grey
38th  2004 − 2006     David Tilson Conservative
39th  2006 − 2008
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative David Tilson 28,674 59.00 +5.85
Green Ard Van Leeuwen 7,132 14.69 -2.11
New Democratic Leslie Parsons 6,409 13.20 +3.21
Liberal Bill Prout 6,361 13.10 -6.25
Total valid votes 48,549 100.00
Total rejected ballots 187 0.38 0.00
Turnout 48,736 60.91 +3.20
Eligible voters 80,019
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative David Tilson 23,363 53.21 +5.28 $61,440
Liberal Rebecca Finch 8,495 19.35 -10.58 $18,089
Green Ard Van Leeuwen 7,377 16.80 +6.80 $66,728
New Democratic Jason Bissett 4,385 9.99 -2.14
Canadian Action Dean Woods 284 0.65 * $384
Total valid votes/Expense limit 43,904 100.00 $84,072
Total rejected ballots 168 0.38
Turnout 44,072 57.71
     Conservative hold Swing +7.93
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative David Tilson 23,641 47.93 +1.01 $49,542
Liberal Garry Moore 14,777 29.93 -12.82 $34,414
New Democratic Chris Marquis 5,983 12.13 +2.88 $3,352
Green Ted Alexander 4,912 10.00 +0.39 $10,218
Total valid votes/Expense limit 49,313 100.00
Total rejected ballots 166 0.34
Turnout 49,479 64.94
     Conservative hold Swing +6.9
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative David Tilson 19,270 42.81 -5.00
Liberal Murray Calder 17,557 39.00 -6.93
Green Ted Alexander 3,947 8.77 +5.53
New Democratic Rita Landry 3,798 8.44 +5.42
Christian Heritage Ursula Ellis 443 0.98 -
Total valid votes/Expense limit 45,015 100.00
     Conservative notional hold Swing +1.0

Change is based on redistributed results from part of Dufferin—Peel—Wellington—Grey in the 2000 election. Conservative vote is compared to the total of the Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative votes.

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