Mississauga—Erindale

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Mississauga—Erindale
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
Mississauga Erindale.png
Mississauga—Erindale in relation to other Greater Toronto ridings
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Bob Dechert
Conservative
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 160,663
Electors (2011) 99,774
Area (km²)[2] 46.63
Pop. density (per km²) 3,445.5
Census divisions Peel
Census subdivisions Mississauga
Map of Mississauga-Erindale

Mississauga—Erindale 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 Mississauga Centre and Mississauga West ridings.

It consists of the part of the City of Mississauga bounded by a line drawn from the southwestern city limit northeast along Britannia Road West, southeast along Erin Mills Parkway, northeast along Eglinton Avenue West, southeast along Mavis Road, southwest along the Queensway West, west along the Credit River and southwest along Dundas Street West to the city limit.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Member of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Mississauga—Erindale
Riding created from Mississauga Centre and Mississauga West
38th  2004 − 2004     Carolyn Parrish Liberal
 2004 − 2006     Independent
39th  2006 − 2008     Omar Alghabra Liberal
40th  2008 − 2011     Bob Dechert Conservative
41st  2011 − Present

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Bob Dechert 29,793 46.95 +4.24
Liberal Omar Alghabra 21,541 33.95 -8.05
New Democratic Michelle Bilek 10,327 16.27 +7.73
Green John Fraser 1,694 2.67 -3.83
Marxist–Leninist Dagmar Sullivan 99 0.16 -0.07
Total valid votes 63,454 100.00
Total rejected ballots 217 0.34 -0.02
Turnout 63,671 61.61 +5.4
Eligible voters 103,337
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Bob Dechert 23,863 42.71 +3.3 $96,559
Liberal Omar Alghabra 23,466 42.00 -2.8 $74,412
New Democratic Mustafa Rizvi 4,774 8.54 -2.6 $1,330
Green Richard Pietro 3,636 6.50 +2.1
Marxist–Leninist Dagmar Sullivan 129 0.23 -0.3
Total valid votes/Expense limit 55,868 100.00 $98,112
Total rejected ballots 203 0.36 -0.06
Turnout 56,071 56.2 -9.9
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Omar Alghabra 26,852 44.81 -9.56 $75,892
Conservative Bob Dechert 23,524 39.25 +7.30 $81,890
New Democratic Rupinder Brar 6,644 11.08 +1.26 $3,459
Green Adam Hunter 2,613 4.36 +0.79 $1,484
Independent Ronnie Amyotte 289 0.48 $1,249
Total valid votes/Expense limit 59,922 100.00 $162,852
Total rejected ballots 251 0.42 -0.10
Turnout 60,173 65.5 +6.2
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Carolyn Parrish 28,246 54.37 $77,822
Conservative Bob Dechert 16,600 31.95 $77,446
New Democratic Simon Black 5,104 9.82 $2,602
Green Jeff Brownridge 1,855 3.57 $2,212
Marxist–Leninist David Greig 145 0.28 $37.60
Total valid votes/Expense limit 51,950 100.00 $160,120
Total rejected ballots 269 0.52
Turnout 52,219 60.3

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Coordinates: 43°30′N 79°42′W / 43.5°N 79.7°W / 43.5; -79.7