Brampton West (provincial electoral district)

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Brampton West
Ontario electoral district
Brampton West 2015.svg
Brampton West in relation to other Greater Toronto Area electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
MPP
 
 
 
Amarjot Sandhu
Progressive Conservative
District created 2004
First contested 2007
Last contested 2018
Demographics
Population (2006) 170,422
Electors (2007) 101,164
Area (km²) 109
Pop. density (per km²) 1,563.5
Census divisions Peel
Census subdivisions Brampton
Brampton West 2003 to 2015

Brampton West is a provincial electoral district in central Ontario, Canada. It was created for the 2007 provincial election. 72.8% of the district was created from Brampton West—Mississauga while 27.2% was carved from Brampton Centre.

The riding includes that part of Brampton west of a line following Hurontario Street to Vodden Street to Kennedy Road.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Brampton West
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Brampton West—Mississauga
and Brampton Centre
39th  2007–2011     Vic Dhillon Liberal
40th  2011–2014
41st  2014–2018
42nd  2018–Present     Amarjot Sandhu Progressive Conservative

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Progressive Conservative Amarjot Sandhu 14,951 39.39 +15.05
New Democratic Jagroop Singh 14,461 38.09 +14.44
Liberal Vic Dhillon 7,013 18.47 -26.76
Green Julie Guillemet-Ackerman 999 2.63 -0.11
Libertarian David Shaw 364 0.96 -0.64
Communist Surjit Sahota 173 0.46 -
Total valid votes 37,961 100.0  
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots
Turnout
Eligible voters 77,058
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing -
Source: Elections Ontario[1]
Ontario general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Vic Dhillon 24,832 45.23 +1.47
Progressive Conservative Randeep Sandhu 13,363 24.34 -8.52
New Democratic Gugni Gill Panaich 12,985 23.65 +4.69
Green Sayyeda Ebrahim 1,504 2.74 -0.52
Libertarian Luis Chacin 878 1.60
Family Coalition Dan Sullivan 800 1.46
Freedom Ted Harlson 540 0.98 -0.18
Total valid votes 54,902 100.0  
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 952 1.70
Turnout 55,854
Liberal hold Swing +5.03
Source:Elections Ontario[2]
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Vic Dhillon 19,224 43.79 -2.40
Progressive Conservative Ben Shenouda 14,434 32.82 -0.85
New Democratic Dalbir Katuria 8,331 18.97 +8.07
Green Patti Chmelyk 1,432 3.26 -4.48
Freedom Ted Harlson 509 1.16
Total valid votes 43,930 100.00 -2.13
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 267 0.60
Turnout 44,197 38.29
Eligible voters 115,431
Liberal hold Swing -0.78
Source: Elections Ontario[3]
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Vic Dhillon 20,730 46.19
Progressive Conservative Mark Beckles 15,111 33.67
New Democratic Garth Bobb 4,893 10.90
Green Sanjeev Goel 3,472 7.74
Family Coalition Norah Madden 487 1.09
Independent Gurdial Singh Fiji 191 0.43
Total valid votes 44,884 100.0

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 25,767 60.7
Mixed member proportional 16,687 39.3
Total valid votes 42,454 100.0

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "Candidate Search". Elections Ontario. Retrieved 18 May 2018. 
  2. ^ Elections Ontario (17 June 2014). "Official return from the records, 008 Brampton West" (PDF). Retrieved 27 June 2015. [permanent dead link]
  3. ^ Elections Ontario (2011). "Official return from the records / Rapport des registres officiels - Brampton West" (PDF). Retrieved 3 June 2014. [permanent dead link]

Coordinates: 43°41′35″N 79°50′24″W / 43.693°N 79.840°W / 43.693; -79.840