Oxford (provincial electoral district)

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Oxford
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
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Oxford in relation to the southern Ontario ridings
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
MPP
 
 
 
Ernie Hardeman
Progressive Conservative
District created 1999
First contested 1999
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2006) 102,756
Electors (2011) 75,290
Area (km²) 2,164
Pop. density (per km²) 47.5
Census divisions Oxford County
Census subdivisions Woodstock, Tillsonburg, Ingersoll, Norwich, Zorra, South-West Oxford, East Zorra – Tavistock, Blandford-Blenheim

Oxford is a provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since the 1999 provincial election.

It consists of the county of Oxford.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Oxford
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created
19th  1934 − 1937     Patrick Dewan Progressive Conservative
20th  1937 − 1943
21st  1943 − 1945     Thomas Roy Dent Progressive Conservative
22nd  1945 − 1948
23rd  1948 − 1951
24th  1951 − 1955
25th  1955 − 1959     Gord Innes Liberal
26th  1959 − 1963
27th  1963 − 1967     Gord Pittock Progressive Conservative
28th  1967 − 1971     Gord Innes Liberal
29th  1971 − 1975     Harry Parrott Progressive Conservative
30th  1975 − 1977
31st  1977 − 1981
32nd  1981 − 1985     Dick Treleaven Progressive Conservative
33rd  1985 − 1987
34th  1987 − 1990     Charlie Tatham Liberal
35th  1990 − 1995     Kimble Sutherland New Democratic
36th  1995 − 1999     Ernie Hardeman Progressive Conservative
37th  1999 − 2003
38th  2003 − 2007
39th  2007 − 2011
40th  2011 − 2014
41st  2014 − Present

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2014
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Ernie Hardeman 18,949 46.24 -8.63
New Democratic Bryan Smith 10,560 25.77 +10.14
Liberal Dan Moulton 8,742 21.33 -3.66
Green Mike Farlow 1,984 4.84 +1.29
Freedom Tim Hodges 384 0.94
Libertarian Devin Wright 364 0.89
Total valid votes 40,983 100.00
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -9.39
Source: Elections Ontario[1]
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Ernie Hardeman 20,658 54.87 +7.60
Liberal David Hilderley 9,410 24.99 -4.34
New Democratic Dorothy Marie Eisen 5,885 15.63 +4.28
Green Catherine Stewart-Mott 1,336 3.55 -5.26
Family Coalition Leonard Vanderhoeven 359 0.95 -0.60
Total valid votes 37,648 100.0
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 123 0.33
Turnout 37,771 49.18
Eligible voters 76,804
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +5.97
Source: Elections Ontario[2]
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Ernie Hardeman 18,426 47.27 +3.21
Liberal Brian Jackson 11,433 29.33 -8.77
New Democratic Mike Comeau 4,422 11.35 -1.21
Green Tom Mayberry 3,432 8.81 +6.83
Independent Jim Bender 659 1.69  
Family Coalition Leonard Vanderhoeven 605 1.55 -0.08
Total valid votes 38,977 100.0
Ontario general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Ernie Hardeman 18,656 44.06 -9.19
Liberal Brian Brown 16,135 38.10 +2.57
New Democratic Shawn Rouse 5,318 12.56 +5.35
Green Tom Mayberry 838 1.98  
Family Coalition Andre De Decker 689 1.63 -0.42
Freedom Paul Blair 404 0.95 +0.22
Libertarian Kaye Sargent 306 0.72 -0.03
Total valid votes 42,346 100.0
Ontario general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Ernie Hardeman 22,726 53.25
Liberal Brian Brown 15,160 35.53
New Democratic Martin Donlevy 3,077 7.21
Family Coalition Andre De Decker 875 2.05
Libertarian Kaye Sargent 321 0.75
Freedom Paul Blair 312 0.73
Natural Law Jim Morris 203 0.48
Total valid votes 42,674 100.0

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes
First Past the Post 25,059 66
Mixed member proportional 12,917 34
Total valid votes 37,976 100.0

References[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Elections Ontario. "General Election Results by District, 067 Oxford". Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Elections Ontario (2011). "Official return from the records / Rapport des registres officiels - Oxford". Retrieved 2 June 2014.