Edmonton Mill Woods

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For the provincial electoral district of a similar name, see Edmonton-Mill Woods.
Edmonton Mill Woods
Alberta electoral district
Edmonton Mill Woods 2013 Riding.jpg
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Amarjeet Sohi
Liberal
District created 2013
First contested 2015
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 106,103
Electors (2015) 73,323
Area (km²)[2] 50
Pop. density (per km²) 2,122.1
Census divisions Division No. 11
Census subdivisions Edmonton

Edmonton Mill Woods is a federal electoral district in Alberta, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2015.

Edmonton Mill Woods 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 October 2015.[3] It was created out of the electoral district of Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont.[4]

Members of Parliament[edit]

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

Parliament Years Member Party
Edmonton Mill Woods
Riding created from Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont
42nd  2015–Present     Amarjeet Sohi Liberal

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Amarjeet Sohi 20,423 41.24 +29.52
Conservative Tim Uppal 20,331 41.06 -17.88
New Democratic Jasvir Deol 6,330 12.78 -12.61
Green Ralph McLean 1,096 2.21 -0.78
Independent Colin Stubbs 560 1.13
Libertarian Allen K.W. Paley 396 0.80
Christian Heritage Peter Downing 285 0.58
Communist Naomi Rankin 96 0.19
Total valid votes/Expense limit 49,517 100.00   $205,073.43
Total rejected ballots 227 0.46
Turnout 49,744 67.84
Eligible voters 73,323
Liberal gain from Conservative Swing +23.70
These results were subject to a judicial recount,[5] and modified from the validated results in accordance with the Judge's rulings. The margin of Sohi over Uppal increased from 79 votes to 92 votes as a result of the recount.[6]
Source: Elections Canada[7][8]
2011 federal election redistributed results[9]
Party Vote  %
  Conservative 20,895 58.94
  New Democratic 9,004 25.40
  Liberal 4,157 11.73
  Green 1,061 2.99
  Others 335 0.94

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