Dorval—Lachine—LaSalle

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Dorval—Lachine—LaSalle
Quebec electoral district
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Anju Dhillon
Liberal
District created 2013
First contested 2015
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 106,886
Electors (2015) 85,471
Area (km²)[1] 51
Pop. density (per km²) 2,095.8
Census divisions Montreal (part)
Census subdivisions Dorval, L'Île-Dorval, Montreal

Dorval—Lachine—LaSalle is a federal electoral district on Montreal Island in Quebec. It encompasses a portion of Quebec formerly included in the electoral districts of LaSalle—Émard and Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Lachine.[2]

Dorval—Lachine—LaSalle 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 Canadian federal election, 2015, scheduled for 19 October 2015.[3]

The riding was originally intended to be named Dorval—Lachine.[4]

Geography[edit]

The district includes the municipalities of Dorval and L'Île-Dorval, the borough of Lachine and part of the borough of LaSalle in Montreal.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Dorval—Lachine—LaSalle
Riding created from LaSalle—Émard
and Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Lachine
42nd  2015–Present     Anju Dhillon Liberal

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Anju Dhillon 29,974 54.89 +25.49 $97,977.49
New Democratic Isabelle Morin 11,769 21.55 -19.57 $52,909.84
Conservative Daniela Chivu 6,049 11.08 -3.07 $25,233.35
Bloc Québécois Jean-Frédéric Vaudry 5,338 9.78 -1.76
Green Vincent J. Carbonneau 1,245 2.28 -0.72
Independent Soulèye Ndiaye 230 0.42 $3,623.98
Total valid votes/Expense limit 54,605 100.0     $224,217.32
Total rejected ballots 593
Turnout 55,198
Eligible voters 85,587
Source: Elections Canada[5][6]
2011 federal election redistributed results[7]
Party Vote %
  New Democratic 18,713 41.12
  Liberal 13,381 29.40
  Conservative 6,442 14.15
  Bloc Québécois 5,250 11.54
  Green 1,364 3.00
  Others 362 0.80

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 2012
  2. ^ Final Report – Quebec
  3. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  4. ^ http://www.parl.gc.ca/HousePublications/Publication.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&DocId=6654879&File=4
  5. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Dorval—Lachine—LaSalle, 30 September 2015
  6. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived August 15, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.
  7. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections