Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa

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Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa
Manitoba electoral district
Dauphin—Swan-River—Neepawa 2013 Riding.png
Dauphin—Swan-River—Neepawa in relation to other Manitoba federal electoral districts as of the 2013 Representation Order.
Federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Dan Mazier
Conservative
District created2013
First contested2015
Last contested2019
District webpageprofile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1]87,374
Electors (2015)61,579
Area (km²)[2]56,820
Pop. density (per km²)1.5
Census divisionsDivision No. 6, Division No. 7, Division No. 8, Division No. 15, Division No. 16, Division No. 17, Division No. 19, Division No. 20,
Census subdivisionsAlonsa, Birdtail Creek 57, Cerberry, Clanwilliam - Erickson, Crane River 51, Dauphin (city), Dauphin (RM), Division No. 17, Unorganized, Division No. 19, Unorganized, Division No. 20, Unorganized, North Part, Division No. 20, Unorganized, South Part, Ebb and Flow 52, Ellice - Archie, Elton, Ethelbert, Gambler 63, Gilbert Plains, Glenella - Lansdowne, Grandview, Hamiota, Harrison Park, Hillsburg - Roblin - Shell River, Keeseekoowenin 61, Lakeshore, McCreary, Minitonas - Bowsman, Minnedosa, Minto - Odanah, Mossey River, Mountain, Neepawa, North Cypress - Lanford, North Norfolk, Oakview, Pine Creek 66A, Prairie View, Riding Mountain West, Riverdale, Rolling River 67, Rolling River 67B, Rosedale, Rossburn, Russell - Binscarth, Sandy Bay 5, Shoal River Indian Reserve 65A, Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, Ste. Rose, Swan Lake 65C, Swan Valley West, Valley River 63A, Wallace - Woodworth, Waterhen 45, Waywayseecappo First Nation, WestLake - Gladstone, Yellowhead

Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa is a federal electoral district in Manitoba. It encompasses a portion of Manitoba previously included in the electoral districts of Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette, Brandon—Souris and Portage—Lisgar.[3]

Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa 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, which was held on 19 October 2015.[4]

Demographics[edit]

According to the Canada 2011 Census[5][6]

Ethnic groups: 73.6% White, 24.7% Aboriginal
Languages: 83.5% English, 5.3% German, 3.7% Ukrainian, 2.3% Ojibway, 2.1% French
Religions: 72.0% Christian (24.4% Catholic, 20.5% United Church, 5.1% Anglican, 3.2% Lutheran, 1.9% Pentecostal, 1.9% Baptist, 1.7% Christian Orthodox, 1.2% Presbyterian, 12.3% Other), 1.9% Traditional Aboriginal Spirituality, 25.4% No religion
Median income (2010): $23,271
Average income (2010): $30,399

Riding associations[edit]

Riding associations are the local branches of the national political parties:[7]

Party Association Name CEO HQ Address Neighbourhood
Green Katharine Storey Rural Route 1 Grandview
  Conservative Party of Canada Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa Conservative Association Norman Sims 76 Main Street South Minnedosa
  Liberal Party of Canada Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa Federal Liberal Association Crawford Halliday Dauphin
  New Democratic Party David Rehaluk 24 Kerr Avenue Dauphin

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following members of the House of Commons of Canada:

Parliament Years Member Party
Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa
Riding created from Brandon—Souris
Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette and Portage—Lisgar
42nd  2015–2019     Robert Sopuck Conservative
43rd  2019–present Dan Mazier

Election results[edit]

2019 Canadian federal election
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Dan Mazier 26,103 64.2
New Democratic Laverne Lewycky 5,724 14.1
Liberal Cathy Scofield-Singh 5,344 13.2
Green Kate Storey 2,214 5.5
People's Frank Godon 711 1.8
Christian Heritage Jenni Johnson 470 1.2
Total valid votes/Expense limit 40,566 100.0
Total rejected ballots 279
Turnout 40,845 66.2
Eligible voters 61,722
Source: Elections Canada[8][9]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Robert Sopuck 19,276 46.34 -18.18 $96,511.06
Liberal Ray Piché 12,276 29.51 +23.18 $30,343.94
New Democratic Laverne Lewycky 5,097 12.25 -12.56 $18,323.29
Independent Inky Mark 3,397 8.07 $7,495.11
Green Kate Storey 1,592 3.83 -0.44 $8,600.31
Total valid votes/Expense limit 41,598 100.00   $247,596.77
Total rejected ballots 160 0.38
Turnout 41,758 66.09
Eligible voters 63,187
Conservative hold Swing -20.68
Source: Elections Canada[10][11]


2011 federal election redistributed results[12]
Party Vote %
  Conservative 22,213 64.52
  New Democratic 8,541 24.81
  Liberal 2,179 6.33
  Green 1,468 4.26
  Others 27 0.08

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Canada: 2011
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 2011
  3. ^ Commission's Report – Manitoba
  4. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  5. ^ http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/dp-pd/prof/details/page.cfm?Lang=E&Geo1=FED2013&Code1=46004&Geo2=PR&Code2=46&Data=Count&SearchText=Dauphin&SearchType=Begins&SearchPR=01&B1=All&Custom=&TABID=1
  6. ^ http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/details/page.cfm?Lang=E&Geo1=FED2013&Code1=46004&Data=Count&SearchText=Dauphin&SearchType=Begins&SearchPR=01&A1=All&B1=All&Custom=&TABID=1
  7. ^ http://www.elections.ca/WPAPPS/WPR/EN/EDA
  8. ^ "List of confirmed candidates". Elections Canada. Retrieved October 4, 2019.
  9. ^ "Election Night Results". Elections Canada. Retrieved November 9, 2019.
  10. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa, 30 September 2015
  11. ^ Elections Canada – Final Candidates Election Expenses Limits
  12. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections