Halifax Clayton Park

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Halifax Clayton Park
Nova Scotia electoral district
Defunct provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
District created 2003
District abolished 2013
Last contested 2009
Demographics
Population (2011) 26,833
Electors 19,976
Census divisions Halifax Regional Municipality
Census subdivisions Halifax

Halifax Clayton Park is a former provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada which existed from 2003-2013. It elected one member to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. In its last configuration, the electoral district included part of the neighbourhood of Clayton Park in the Halifax Regional Municipality.

The electoral district was created in 2003 out of the electoral district of Halifax Bedford Basin. The electoral district was abolished following the 2012 electoral boundary review and was largely replaced by the new electoral district of Clayton Park West.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

The electoral district was represented by the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
61st 2009–2013     Diana Whalen Liberal
60th 2006-2009
59th 2003-2006

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Diana Whalen 5030 49.02
  New Democratic Party Linda Power 3924 38.24
  Progressive Conservative Debbie Hum 1,084 10.56
Green Amanda Hester 172 1.68
  Independent Jonathan Dean 51 0.50
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Diana Whalen 3404 37.32
  New Democratic Party Linda Power 3040 33.33
  Progressive Conservative Mary Ann McGrath 2450 26.86
Green Sheila Richardson 228 2.5
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Diana Whalen 3329 37.71
  Progressive Conservative Mary Ann McGrath 3034 34.52
  New Democratic Party Roberta Morrison 2312 26.14
  Independent Greg Lavern 152 1.72

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Coordinates: 44°39′33″N 63°39′17″W / 44.6591°N 63.6548°W / 44.6591; -63.6548