Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs

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Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs
Quebec electoral district
Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs (Canadian electoral district).svg
Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs in relation to other federal electoral districts in Montreal and Laval
Federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Marc Miller
Liberal
District created2013
First contested2015
Last contested2019
District webpageprofile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1]103,070
Electors (2015)83,351
Area (km²)[1]19
Pop. density (per km²)5,424.7
Census divisionsMontreal (part)
Census subdivisionsMontreal (part)

Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2015. It encompasses a portion of Quebec formerly included in the electoral districts of Jeanne-Le Ber, Westmount—Ville-Marie, Laurier—Sainte-Marie and Outremont.[2]

Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs 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 took place 19 October 2015.[3]

The riding was originally intended to be named Ville-Marie.[4]

Geography[edit]

The riding included the western part of Ville-Marie (downtown), the neighbourhoods of Saint-Henri, Little Burgundy, Griffintown and Pointe-Saint-Charles in the Le Sud-Ouest borough. As well as Nuns' Island in the borough of Verdun.

Demographics[edit]

According to the Canada 2016 Census
  • Languages (2016 mother tongue) : 43.4% French, 21.1% English, 6.2% Arabic, 5.2% Mandarin, 4.3% Spanish, 2.8% Farsi, 1.6% Russian, 1.5% Bengali, 1.1% Cantonese, 0.9% Italian, 0.8% Portuguese, 0.8% Korean, 0.7% Romanian, 0.6% Vietnamese, 0.5% German, 0.5% Polish, 0.4% Urdu, 0.4% Hindi, 0.4% Turkish, 0.4% Greek, 0.3% Tamil, 0.3% Panjabi, 0.3% Hungarian, 0.3% Bulgarian, 0.3% Japanese, 0.3% Armenian[5]

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Sœurs
Riding created from Jeanne-Le Ber, Laurier—Sainte-Marie,
Outremont and Westmount—Ville-Marie
42nd  2015–2019     Marc Miller Liberal
43rd  2019–present

Election results[edit]

2019 Canadian federal election
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Marc Miller 28,087 53.47 +2.65
New Democratic Sophie Thiébaut 8,274 15.75 -7.69
Bloc Québécois Nadia Bourque 6,899 13.13 +4.54
Conservative Michael Forian 4,609 8.78 -3.08
Green Liana Canton Cusmano 3,718 7.08 +2.3
People's Jean Langlais 520 0.99
Rhinoceros Tommy Gaudet 140 0.27 -0.05
Independent Louise B. O'Sullivan 117 0.22
No affiliation Marc Patenaude 113 0.22
Marxist–Leninist Linda Sullivan 45 0.09
Total valid votes/Expense limit 52,522 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 601
Turnout 53,123
Eligible voters 88,117
Source: Elections Canada[6][7]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Marc Miller 25,491 50.82 +23.34 $104,027.97
New Democratic Allison Turner 11,757 23.44 -18.05 $76,667.01
Conservative Steve Shanahan 5,948 11.86 -0.05 $10,419.44
Bloc Québécois Chantal St-Onge 4,307 8.59 -7.44 $2,334.04
Green Daniel Green 2,398 4.78 +1.99 $84,091.06
Rhinoceros Daniel Wolfe 161 0.32
Communist Bill Sloan 102 0.20
Total valid votes/Expense limit 50,164 100.00 $221,982.87
Total rejected ballots 435 0.86
Turnout 50,599 59.96
Eligible voters 84,387
Source: Elections Canada[8][9]


2011 federal election redistributed results[10]
Party Vote %
  New Democratic 16,625 41.49
  Liberal 11,013 27.48
  Bloc Québécois 6,423 16.03
  Conservative 4,772 11.91
  Green 1,117 2.79
  Others 123 0.31

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 2012
  2. ^ Final Report – Quebec
  3. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  4. ^ http://www.parl.gc.ca/HousePublications/Publication.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&DocId=6654879&File=4
  5. ^ https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/dt-td/Rp-eng.cfm?LANG=E&APATH=3&DETAIL=0&DIM=0&FL=A&FREE=0&GC=0&GID=0&GK=0&GRP=1&PID=109979&PRID=10&PTYPE=109445&S=0&SHOWALL=0&SUB=888&Temporal=2016,2017&THEME=118&VID=0&VNAMEE=&VNAMEF=
  6. ^ "List of confirmed candidates". Elections Canada. Retrieved October 3, 2019.
  7. ^ "Election Night Results". Elections Canada. Retrieved November 9, 2019.
  8. ^ Elections Canada – Forty-Second General Election 2015 - Poll-by-poll results
  9. ^ Elections Canada – Final Candidates Election Expenses Limits
  10. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections