Ahuntsic-Cartierville (electoral district)

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Ahuntsic-Cartierville
Quebec electoral district
Ahuntsic-Cartierville.png
Ahuntsic-Cartierville in relation to other federal electoral districts in Montreal and Laval (2013 boundaries)
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Mélanie Joly
Liberal
District created 2013
First contested 2015
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2016)[1] 117,447
Electors (2015) 82,863
Area (km²)[2] 21.72
Pop. density (per km²) 5,407.3
Census divisions Montreal (part)
Census subdivisions Montreal (part)

Ahuntsic-Cartierville is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2015.

Ahuntsic-Cartierville was created by the 2012 federal electoral boundaries redistribution and was legally defined in the 2013 representation order. It came into effect upon the call of the 42nd Canadian federal election, scheduled for 19 October 2015.[3] It was created from parts of Ahuntsic (80%) and Saint-Laurent—Cartierville (20%).[4]

Geography[edit]

The riding corresponds exactly to the borough of Ahuntsic-Cartierville in Montreal.

Demographics[edit]

According to the Canada 2016 Census
  • Languages: (2016) 64.0% French, 10.4% English, 7.0% Arabic, 2.7% Spanish, 2.3% Armenian, 2.0% Greek, 1.7% Italian, 0.9% Vietnamese, 0.9% Romanian, 0.8% Creole, 0.7% Tamil, 0.7% Urdu, 0.6% Cantonese, 0.5% Mandarin, 0.5% Portuguese[5]

History[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
Ahuntsic-Cartierville
Riding created from Ahuntsic and Saint-Laurent—Cartierville
42nd  2015–Present     Mélanie Joly Liberal

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Mélanie Joly 26,026 46.8 +15.7 $149,387.67
New Democratic Maria Mourani 16,684 30.0 +0.1 $86,722.49
Bloc Québécois Nicolas Bourdon 7,346 13.2 -15.1 $27,931.96
Conservative Wiliam Moughrabi 4,051 7.3 -1.3 $12,346.58
Green Gilles Mercier 1,175 2.1 +0.7
Rhinoceros Catherine Gascon-David 285 0.5
Total valid votes/Expense limit 100.0     $220,041.13
Total rejected ballots
Turnout
Eligible voters 82,863
Source: Elections Canada[6][7]
2011 federal election redistributed results[8]
Party Vote %
  Liberal 15,127 31.1
  New Democratic 14,550 29.9
  Bloc Québécois 13,765 28.3
  Conservative 4,168 8.6
  Green 708 1.4
  Others 283 0.6

References[edit]

Coordinates: 45°32′42″N 73°40′12″W / 45.545°N 73.67°W / 45.545; -73.67