Haldimand—Norfolk (provincial electoral district)

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Norfolk, 1926-1934
Haldimand—Norfolk, 1934-1987
Norfolk, 1987-1999
Haldimand—Norfolk, 1999-Present
Ontario electoral district
Haldimand-Norfolk.png
Haldimand—Norfolk in relation to other southwestern Ontario electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
MPP
 
 
 
Toby Barrett
Progressive Conservative
District created 1996
First contested 1999
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2011) 108,050
Electors (2007) 74,362
Area (km²) 3,073
Pop. density (per km²) 35.2
Census divisions Haldimand-Norfolk
Census subdivisions Haldimand, Norfolk

Haldimand—Norfolk is a provincial electoral district in southwestern Ontario, Canada. It was created for the 2007 provincial election. 88.0% of the riding came from Haldimand—Norfolk—Brant while 12.0% came from Erie—Lincoln.

The riding includes all of the counties of Haldimand and Norfolk except those parts of Haldimand found in the Six Nations and New Credit Indian Reserves.

The riding also existed from 1934 to 1987.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Norfolk/Haldimand—Norfolk
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Norfolk North and Norfolk South to form Norfolk riding
17th  1926–1929     John Strickler Martin Conservative
18th  1929–1931
 1931–1934     Arthur Campbell Burt Conservative
Haldimand and Norfolk combined to form Haldimand—Norfolk
19th  1934–1937     Richard Colter Liberal
20th  1937–1943 Eric Cross
21st  1943–1944     William Walsh Progressive Conservative
 1944–1945 Charles Martin
22nd  1945–1948
23rd  1948–1951
24th  1951–1955 James Allan
25th  1955–1959
26th  1959–1963
27th  1963–1967
28th  1967–1971
29th  1971–1975
30th  1975–1977     Gord Miller Liberal
31st  1977–1981
32nd  1981–1985
33rd  1985–1987
Riding renamed to Norfolk
34th  1987–1990     Gord Miller Liberal
35th  1990–1995     Norm Jamison New Democratic
36th  1995–1999     Toby Barrett Progressive Conservative
Riding renamed to Haldimand—Norfolk
37th  1999–2003     Toby Barrett Progressive Conservative
38th  2003–2007
39th  2007–2011
40th  2011–2014
41st  2014–Present

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Toby Barrett 22,066 52.22 -8.59
New Democratic Ian Nichols 9,786 23.16 +3.74
Liberal Karen Robinson 8,331 19.72 +2.62
Green Anne Faulkner 2,071 4.90 +2.81
Libertarian Bradley Mottashed 0 0.00
Total valid votes 42,254 100.0  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -6.16
Source: Elections Ontario[1]
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Toby Barrett 25,203 60.81 -0.13
New Democratic Ian Nichols 8,048 19.42 +8.88
Liberal Greg Crone 7,087 17.10 -5.15
Green Justin Blake 868 2.09 -3.11
Family Coalition John G. Gots 242 0.58 -0.49
Total valid votes 41,448 100.0
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 148 0.36
Turnout 41,596 53.31
Eligible voters 78,030
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -4.51
Source: Elections Ontario[2]
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Toby Barrett 26,105 60.94
Liberal Lorraine Bergstrand 9,534 22.25
New Democratic Jan Watson 4,515 10.54
Green Chad Squizzato 2,229 5.20
Family Coalition Steven Elgersma 457 1.07
Total valid votes 42,840 100.0

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 28,566 68.6
Mixed member proportional 13,064 31.4
Total valid votes 41,630 100.0

Sources[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elections Ontario (2014). "Official result from the records, 028 Haldimand-Norfolk" (PDF). Retrieved 27 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Elections Ontario (2011). "Official return from the records / Rapport des registres officiels - Haldimand—Norfolk" (PDF). Retrieved 2 June 2014. 

Coordinates: 43°N 80°W / 43°N 80°W / 43; -80