Nepean—Carleton (provincial electoral district)

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Nepean—Carleton
Ontario electoral district
Ottawa-nepeancarleton.PNG
Nepean—Carleton in relation to other Ottawa electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
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Lisa MacLeod
Progressive Conservative
District created 1999
First contested 1999
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2006) 133,245
Electors (2007) 97,757
Area (km²) 1,178
Pop. density (per km²) 113.1
Census divisions Ottawa
Census subdivisions Ottawa

Nepean-Carleton is a provincial electoral district in eastern Ontario, Canada. It elects one member to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

The riding was represented in the Ontario legislature by Progressive Conservative John Baird since it became a provincial riding in 1999 until he resigned in 2005 to run in the 2006 federal election. PC candidate Lisa MacLeod won the provincial by-election to fill the vacancy that was held on March 30, 2006.

History[edit]

The riding was created in 1999, to match its federal counterpart. It was made up of 62% of Nepean, 43% of Carleton and 11% of Ottawa—Rideau.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Assembly Years Member Party
Nepean
34th  1987–1990     Hans Daigeler Liberal
35th  1990–1995
36th  1995–1999     John Baird Progressive Conservative
Nepean—Carleton
37th  1999–2003     John Baird Progressive Conservative
38th  2003–2005
 2005–2007 Lisa MacLeod
39th  2007–2011
40th  2011–2014
41st  2014–Present

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Lisa MacLeod 30,901 46.77 −7.71
Liberal Jack Uppal 21,974 33.26 +6.29
New Democratic Ric Dagenais 8,628 13.06 −1.71
Green Gordon Kubanek 3,630 5.49 +2.51
Libertarian Coreen Corcoran 940 1.42 +1.01
Total valid votes 66,073 100.0   +20.00
Progressive Conservative hold Swing −7.00
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Progressive Conservative Lisa MacLeod 29,985 54.48 +4.20 $   61,855.47
Liberal Don Dransfield 14,844 26.97 −5.97 20,300.63
New Democratic Ric Dagenais 8,127 14.77 +7.34 18,039.80
Green Gordon Kubanek 1,641 2.98 −5.38 2,855.87
Libertarian Roger Toutant 223 0.41   0.00
Freedom Marco Rossi 217 0.39   0.00
Total valid votes / Expense limit 55,037 100.0   +2.23 $ 131,703.25
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 193 0.35 −0.17
Turnout 55,230 49.91 −4.70
Eligible voters 110,662   +11.69
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +5.09
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Progressive Conservative Lisa MacLeod 27,070 50.28 −7.29 $   58,239.69
Liberal Jai Aggarwal 17,731 32.94 +1.50 35,359.08
Green Gordon Kubanek 4,500 8.36 +6.25 3,130.46
New Democratic Tristan Maack 4,000 7.43 −0.84 11,543.93
Family Coalition Suzanne Fortin 533 0.99   0.00
Total valid votes/Expense limit 53,834 100.0   +79.01 $ 107,004.24
Total rejected ballots 277 0.52 +0.20
Turnout 54,111 54.61 +26.09
Eligible voters 99,078   −6.36
Ontario provincial by-election, March 30, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Progressive Conservative Lisa MacLeod 17,312 57.57 +3.51 $  89,547.03
Liberal Brian Ford 9,455 31.44 −4.21 58,560.17
New Democratic Laurel Gibbons 2,487 8.27 +1.73 32,687.68
Green Peter V. Tretter 634 2.11 −1.65 852.94
Independent John Turmel 112 0.37   0.00
Freedom Jurgen Vollrath 73 0.24   0.00
Total valid votes/Expense Limit 30,073 100.0   −48.65 $ 114,226.16
Total rejected ballots 97 0.32 −0.13
Turnout 30,170 28.52 −33.71
Eligible voters 105,802   +11.91
Ontario general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Progressive Conservative John Baird 31,662 54.06 −8.25 $ 89,484.81
Liberal Rod Vanier 20,878 35.65 +2.45 59,182.48
New Democratic Liam McCarthy 3,828 6.54 +3.28 7,619.96
Green Matt Takach 2,200 3.76 4,820.88
Total valid votes/Expense Limit 58,568 100.0   +15.69 $ 90,762.24
Total rejected ballots 263 0.45 −0.13
Turnout 58,831 62.23 +1.21
Eligible voters 94,544   +13.30
Ontario general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Progressive Conservative John Baird 31,546 62.31 $60,150.37
Liberal Gord Hunter 16,809 33.20 56,229.71
New Democratic Craig Parsons 1,647 3.25 8,231.29
Freedom Bill Frampton 386 0.76 0.00
Natural Law Brian E. Jackson 239 0.47 0.00
Total valid votes/Expense Limit 50,627 100.0   $ 80,110.08
Total rejected ballots 294 0.58
Turnout 50,921 61.02
Eligible voters 83,448

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 36,569 68.5
Mixed member proportional 16,821 31.5
Total valid votes 53,390 100.0

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 45°21′29″N 75°39′32″W / 45.358°N 75.659°W / 45.358; -75.659