Vaughan—Woodbridge

Vaughan—Woodbridge

Ontario electoral district

Federal electoral district

Legislature
House of Commons

MP

 
 
 

Francesco Sorbara
Liberal

District created
2013

First contested
2015

District webpage
profile, map

Demographics

Population (2011)[1]
105,450

Electors (2015)
73,190

Area (km²)[2]
84

Pop. density (per km²)
1,255.4

Census divisions
York

Census subdivisions
Vaughan

Vaughan—Woodbridge is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada. It encompasses a portion of Ontario previously included in the electoral district of Vaughan.[3]
Vaughan—Woodbridge was created by the 2012 federal electoral boundaries redistribution and was legally defined in the 2013 representation order. It came into effect upon the dropping of the writs for the 2015 federal election.[4]
Members of Parliament[edit]
This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament
Years
Member
Party

Vaughan—Woodbridge
Riding created from Vaughan

42nd
 2015–Present
   
Francesco Sorbara
Liberal

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015

Party
Candidate
Votes
%
∆%
Expenditures

Liberal
Francesco Sorbara
23,131
48.90
+18.19

Conservative
Julian Fantino
20,647
43.64
-12.93

New Democratic
Adriana Marie Zichy
2,198
4.65
-6.05

Libertarian
Anthony Gualtieri
731
1.55

Green
Elise Boulanger
600
1.27
-0.76

Total valid votes/Expense limit

100.0  
 
$205,908.35

Total rejected ballots


Turnout


Eligible voters
73,190

Liberal notional gain from Conservative
Swing
+15.56

Source: Elections Canada[5][6]

2011 federal election redistributed results[7]

Party
Vote
 %

 
Conservative
21,750
56.57

 
Liberal
11,806
30.71

 
New Democratic
4,113
10.70

 
Green
779
2.03

References[edit]

^ Stastistics Canada: 2012
^ Stastistics Canada: 2012
^ Final Report – Ontario 
^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts 
^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Vaughan—Woodbridge, 30 September 2015
^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates
^ Pundits’ Guide to Canadian Elections

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