Langley—Aldergrove

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Langley—Aldergrove
British Columbia electoral district
Federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Tako Van Popta
Conservative
District created2013
First contested2015
Last contested2019
District webpageprofile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1]103,084
Electors (2015)80,360
Area (km²)[1]382
Pop. density (per km²)269.9
Census divisionsFraser Valley, Metro Vancouver
Census subdivisionsAbbotsford, Langley (DM)

Langley—Aldergrove is a federal electoral district in British Columbia. It encompasses a portion of British Columbia previously included in the electoral districts of Langley and Abbotsford.[2]

Langley—Aldergrove 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 19 October 2015.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic groups in Langley Aldergrove (2016)
Source: [1]
Population %
Ethnic group European 84,955 73.7%
South Asian 6,630 5.8%
Aboriginal 5,660 4.9%
Chinese 4,430 3.8%
Korean 3,235 2.8%
Filipino 1,660 1.4%
Southeast Asian 1,600 1.4%
Black 1,215 1.1%
Latin American 1,055 0.9%
Japanese 825 0.7%
Arab 320 0.3%
West Asian 310 0.3%
Multiple minorities 560 0.5%
Visible minority, n.i.e. 95 0.1%
Total population 115,220 100%

Members of Parliament[edit]

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

Parliament Years Member Party
Langley—Aldergrove
Riding created from Abbotsford and Langley
42nd  2015–2019     Mark Warawa Conservative
43rd  2019–present     Tako Van Popta Conservative

Election results[edit]

Graph of election results in Langley—Aldergrove (minor parties that never got 2% of the vote or didn't run consistently are omitted)
2019 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Tako Van Popta 29,823 46.73 +1.10
Liberal Leon Jensen 16,254 25.47 -11.08
New Democratic Stacey Wakelin 10,690 16.75 +4.24
Green Kaija Farstad 4,881 7.65 +3.24
People's Natalie Dipietra-Cudmore 1,305 2.04 -
Libertarian Alex Joehl 499 0.78 -
Total valid votes/Expense limit 63,452 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 373
Turnout 63,825 68.9
Eligible voters 92,579
Conservative hold Swing +6.09
Source: Elections Canada[4]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Mark Warawa 27,333 45.63 -20.18 $61,767.47
Liberal Leon Jensen 21,894 36.55 +27.57 $10,415.63
New Democratic Margot Sangster 7,490 12.51 -6.84 $13,300.01
Green Simmi Kaur Dhillon 2,644 4.41 -0.85 $2,699.50
Libertarian Lauren Southern 535 0.89
Total valid votes/Expense limit 59,896 100.00   $217,657.94
Total rejected ballots 204 0.34
Turnout 60,100 73.46
Eligible voters 81,812
Conservative hold Swing -23.88
Source: Elections Canada[5][6]
2011 federal election redistributed results[7]
Party Vote %
  Conservative 29,384 65.82
  New Democratic 8,638 19.35
  Liberal 4,009 8.98
  Green 2,349 5.26
  Others 264 0.59

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 2011
  2. ^ Final Report – British Columbia
  3. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  4. ^ "List of confirmed candidates". Elections Canada. Retrieved 4 October 2019.
  5. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Langley—Aldergrove, 30 September 2015 Archived 4 October 2015 at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived 2015-08-15 at the Wayback Machine
  7. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections