Tracadie-Sheila (electoral district)

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Tracadie-Sheila
New Brunswick electoral district
Tracadie-Sheila (2014-).png
The riding of Tracadie-Sheila (as it exists from 2014) in relation to other New Brunswick electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick
MLA
 
 
 
Serge Rousselle
Liberal
District created 1994
First contested 1995
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2011) 14,438[1]
Electors (2013) 11,315[2]

Tracadie-Sheila is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada. It is centred on the town of Tracadie-Sheila and is 95% French speaking.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Tracadie
53rd  1995–1999     Elvy Robichaud Progressive Conservative
54th  1999–2003
55th  2003–2006
56th  2006–2010     Claude Landry Progressive Conservative
57th  2010–2014
58th  2014–Present     Serge Rousselle Liberal

Election results[edit]

2014–present[edit]

New Brunswick general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Serge Rousselle 5,916 64.61 +45.65
Progressive Conservative Claude Landry 2,195 23.97 -24.86
New Democratic François Rousselle 861 9.40 -22.81
Green Nancy Benoit 121 1.32
Independent Donald Thomas 64 0.70
Total valid votes 9,157 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 30 0.33
Turnout 9,187 76.92
Eligible voters 11,943
Liberal notional gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +35.26
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1995–2010[edit]

New Brunswick general election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Claude Landry 3,806 48.83 -4.55
New Democratic Roger Duguay 2,511 32.21
Liberal Norma McGraw 1,478 18.96 -24.36
Total valid votes 7,795 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 86 1.09 -0.66
Turnout 7,881 83.10 +3.78
Eligible voters 9,484
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -18.38
[4]
New Brunswick general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Claude Landry 4,043 53.38 -2.94
Liberal Serge Rousselle 3,281 43.32 +7.76
Independent Stéphane Richardson 250 3.30
Total valid votes 7,574
Total rejected ballots 135 1.75 -0.39
Turnout 7,709 79.32 -5.79
Eligible voters 9,718
Progressive Conservative notional hold Swing -5.35
Independent candidate Stéphane Richardson earned 4.82% fewer votes than when he ran for the New Democratic Party in 2003. Changes are not based on redistributed results.
[5]
New Brunswick general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Elvy Robichaud 4,583 56.32 -6.62
Liberal Weldon McLaughlin 2,894 35.56 +1.79
New Democratic Stéphane Richardson 661 8.12 +4.83
Total valid votes 8,138
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 178 2.14
Turnout 8,316 85.11
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -4.20
New Brunswick general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Elvy Robichaud 5,453 62.94 +11.48
Liberal Serge Rousselle 2,926 33.77 -12.67
New Democratic Claudette Duguay 285 3.29 +1.19
Total valid votes 8,664
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +12.08
New Brunswick general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Elvy Robichaud 4,214 51.46
Liberal George McLaughlin 3,803 46.44
New Democratic Aldoria Noel 172 2.10
Total valid votes 8,189

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