Scarborough—Rouge Park (provincial electoral district)

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Scarborough—Rouge Park
Ontario electoral district
Scarborough-Rouge Park in relation to the other Toronto ridings (2015 boundaries).png
Scarborough-Rouge Park in relation to the other Toronto ridings (2015 boundaries)
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureLegislative Assembly of Ontario
MPP
 
 
 
Vijay Thanigasalam
Progressive Conservative
District created2015
First contested2018
Demographics
Population (2016)102,275
Area (km²)53
Pop. density (per km²)1,929.7
Census divisionsToronto
Census subdivisionsToronto

Scarborough—Rouge Park is a provincial electoral district in Scarborough, Toronto. It elects one member to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. This riding was created in 2015.[1]

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Scarborough—Rouge Park
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Pickering—Scarborough East,
Scarborough—Guildwood and Scarborough—Rouge River
42nd  2018–present     Vijay Thanigasalam Progressive Conservative

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Vijay Thanigasalam 16,224 38.61
New Democratic Felicia Samuel 15,261 36.32
Liberal Sumi Shan 8,785 20.91
Green Priyan De Silva 1,014 2.41
Libertarian Todd Byers 582 1.39
Trillium Amit Mahendra Pitamber 149 0.35
Total valid votes 42,015 99.12
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 372 0.88
Turnout 42,387
Eligible voters
Progressive Conservative pickup new district.
Source: Elections Ontario[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ontario's Liberal government adds 15 new ridings, bringing total to 122". CBC. Canadian Press. December 2, 2015. Retrieved August 5, 2017.
  2. ^ "Summary of Valid Votes Cast for each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. p. 8. Retrieved 20 January 2019.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 43°48′18″N 79°10′34″W / 43.805°N 79.176°W / 43.805; -79.176