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Brampton South (French: Brampton-Sud) is a federal electoral district in the Peel Region of Ontario.

Brampton South
Ontario electoral district
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Sonia Sidhu
Liberal
District created 2013
First contested 2015
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2016)[1] 121,188
Electors (2015) 70,449
Area (km²)[2] 46.73
Pop. density (per km²) 2,593.4
Census divisions Peel
Census subdivisions Brampton

Brampton South 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, scheduled for October 2015.[3] It was created out of the electoral district of Brampton West.[4]

Members of ParliamentEdit

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Brampton South
Riding created from Brampton West
42nd  2015–Present     Sonia Sidhu Liberal

Election resultsEdit

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Sonia Sidhu 23,681 52.09 +16.70
Conservative Kyle Seeback 15,929 35.04 -10.37
New Democratic Amarjit Sangha 4,843 10.65 -5.77
Green Shaun Hatton 1,011 2.22 -0.04
Total valid votes/Expense limit 45,464 100.00   $203,710.69
Total rejected ballots 270 0.59
Turnout 45,734 63.42
Eligible voters 72,111
Liberal gain from Conservative Swing +13.53
Source: Elections Canada[5][6]
2011 federal election redistributed results[7]
Party Vote  %
  Conservative 16,145 45.40
  Liberal 12,584 35.39
  New Democratic 5,838 16.42
  Green 805 2.26
  Others 186 0.52

ReferencesEdit