Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley

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Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley
Manitoba electoral district
Charleswood—St.-James—Assiniboia—Headingley 2013 Riding.png
Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley in relation to other Manitoba federal electoral districts as of the 2013 Representation Order. Dotted line shows Winnipeg city limits.
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Doug Eyolfson
Liberal
District created 1996
First contested 1997
Last contested 2015
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 81,864
Electors (2015) 62,583
Area (km²)[2] 207
Pop. density (per km²) 395.5
Census divisions Winnipeg
Census subdivisions Winnipeg, Headingley

Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley (formerly known as Charleswood—Assiniboine and Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia) is a federal electoral district in Manitoba, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1997.

History[edit]

In 1996, it was created as "Charleswood—Assiniboine" from Winnipeg–St. James riding.

In 1998, it was renamed "Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia".

In 2003, it was abolished, but the entire district was transferred to "Charleswood—St. James", and small parts of Winnipeg Centre and Winnipeg South Centre were added.

In 2004, it was renamed "Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia".

In 2015, It was renamed Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley but there was no boundary changes following the Canadian federal electoral redistribution, 2012.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
Charleswood—Assiniboine
Riding created from Winnipeg—St. James
36th  1997–2000     John Harvard Liberal
Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia
37th  2000–2004     John Harvard Liberal
Charleswood—St. James
38th  2004–2006     Steven Fletcher Conservative
Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia
39th  2006–2008     Steven Fletcher Conservative
40th  2008–2011
41st  2011–2015
Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley
42nd  2015–Present     Doug Eyolfson Liberal

Current Member of Parliament[edit]

Its Member of Parliament is Doug Eyolfson. He was first elected in 2015. He is a member of the Liberal Party of Canada

Election results[edit]

Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley, 2015–present[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Doug Eyolfson 24,531 52.02 +33.63
Conservative Steven Fletcher 18,408 39.04 -18.52
New Democratic Tom Paulley 2,842 6.03 -14.10
Green Kevin Nichols 1,376 2.92 -1.01
Total valid votes/Expense limit 47,157 100.00   $197,421.64
Total rejected ballots 195 0.41
Turnout 47,352 74.61
Eligible voters 63,466
Liberal gain from Conservative Swing +26.08
Source: Elections Canada[3][4]

Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia, 2004–2015[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Steven Fletcher 23,264 57.56 +3.73
New Democratic Tom Paulley 8,134 20.12 +2.20
Liberal Rob Clement 7,433 18.39 -2.83
Green Denali Enns 1,587 3.93 -2.63
Total valid votes/Expense limit 40,418 100.00  
Total rejected ballots 135 0.33 -0.01
Turnout 40,553 65.67 +2.31
Eligible voters 61,755
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Steven Fletcher 21,588 53.83 +6.86 $69,196
Liberal Bob Friesen 8,514 21.22 -15.15 $32,010
New Democratic Fiona Shiells 7,190 17.92 +5.12 $14,322
Green Brian Timlick 2,632 6.56 +2.72 $2,383
Christian Heritage Mark Price 180 0.44
Total valid votes/Expense limit 40,104 100.00   $78,841
Total rejected ballots 136 0.34 -0.01
Turnout 40,240 63.36 -6.03
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Steven Fletcher 20,791 46.97 +2.7 $71,903
Liberal John Loewen 16,099 36.37 -6.2 $68,104
New Democratic Dennis Kshyk 5,669 12.80 +2.7 $1,977
Green Michael Johannson 1,700 3.84 +1.7 $397.50
Total valid votes 44,259 100.00  
Total rejected ballots 157 0.35 +0.1
Turnout 44,416 69.39 +3.9

Charleswood—St. James, 2003–2004[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Steven Fletcher 18,688 44.3 -11.9 $71,182
Liberal Glen Murray 17,954 42.6 +6.3 $71,685
New Democratic Peter Carney 4,283 10.2 +2.9 $6,030
Green Andrew Basham 880 2.1 $1,061
Marijuana Dan Zupansky 337 0.8
Communist Beatriz Alas 49 0.1 -0.2 $654
Total valid votes 42,191 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 109 0.3 0.0
Turnout 42,300 65.5 -1.6

Note: Conservative vote is compared to the total of the Canadian Alliance vote and Progressive Conservative vote in 2000 election.

Charleswood St. James—Assiniboia, 1998–2003[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal John Harvard 13,901 36.2 -6.8 $56,399
Alliance Cyril McFate 11,569 30.1 +7.5 $51,131
Progressive Conservative Curtis Moore 9,991 26.0 +2.7 $18,126
New Democratic Dennis Kshyk 2,786 7.3 -3.3 $1,741
Communist Greg Crowe 138 0.4 $287
Total valid votes 38,385 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 89 0.2 -0.1
Turnout 38,474 67.0 -0.6

Note: Canadian Alliance vote is compared to the Reform vote in 1997 election.

Charleswood—Assiniboine, 1996–1998[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1997: Charleswood—Assiniboine
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal John Harvard 15,925 43.0% $37,585
Progressive Conservative Felix Holtmann 8,664 23.4% $51,089
Reform Cyril McFate 8,398 22.7% $21,501
New Democratic Rupert Forde 3,923 10.6% $1,850
Marxist–Leninist Mary Stanley 154 0.4% $11
Total valid votes 37,064 100.0%
Total rejected ballots 262 0.4%
Turnout 37,326 67.6%
History of Federal Ridings since 1867: CHARLESWOOD--ASSINIBOINE, Manitoba (1996 - 1998), Library of Parliament, Parliament of Canada. Retrieved 26 January 2010.

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Notes[edit]

Coordinates: 49°52′08″N 97°19′30″W / 49.869°N 97.325°W / 49.869; -97.325