Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa

Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa is a federal electoral district in Manitoba. It encompasses a portion of Manitoba previously included in the electoral districts of Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette, Brandon—Souris and Portage—Lisgar.[3]

Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa
Manitoba electoral district
Dauphin—Swan-River—Neepawa 2013 Riding.png
Dauphin—Swan-River—Neepawa in relation to other Manitoba federal electoral districts as of the 2013 Representation Order.
Federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Dan Mazier
Conservative
District created2013
First contested2015
Last contested2021
District webpageprofile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1]87,374
Electors (2015)61,579
Area (km²)[2]56,820
Pop. density (per km²)1.5
Census division(s)Division No. 6, Division No. 7, Division No. 8, Division No. 15, Division No. 16, Division No. 17, Division No. 19, Division No. 20,
Census subdivision(s)Alonsa, Birdtail Creek 57, Cerberry, Clanwilliam - Erickson, Crane River 51, Dauphin (city), Dauphin (RM), Division No. 17, Unorganized, Division No. 19, Unorganized, Division No. 20, Unorganized, North Part, Division No. 20, Unorganized, South Part, Ebb and Flow 52, Ellice - Archie, Elton, Ethelbert, Gambler 63, Gilbert Plains, Glenella - Lansdowne, Grandview, Hamiota, Harrison Park, Hillsburg - Roblin - Shell River, Keeseekoowenin 61, Lakeshore, McCreary, Minitonas - Bowsman, Minnedosa, Minto - Odanah, Mossey River, Mountain, Neepawa, North Cypress - Lanford, North Norfolk, Oakview, Pine Creek 66A, Prairie View, Riding Mountain West, Riverdale, Rolling River 67, Rolling River 67B, Rosedale, Rossburn, Russell - Binscarth, Sandy Bay 5, Shoal River Indian Reserve 65A, Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, Ste. Rose, Swan Lake 65C, Swan Valley West, Valley River 63A, Wallace - Woodworth, Waterhen 45, Waywayseecappo First Nation, WestLake - Gladstone, Yellowhead

Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa 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 was held on 19 October 2015.[4]

DemographicsEdit

According to the Canada 2011 Census[5][6]

Ethnic groups: 73.6% White, 24.7% Aboriginal
Languages: 83.5% English, 5.3% German, 3.7% Ukrainian, 2.3% Ojibway, 2.1% French
Religions: 72.0% Christian (24.4% Catholic, 20.5% United Church, 5.1% Anglican, 3.2% Lutheran, 1.9% Pentecostal, 1.9% Baptist, 1.7% Christian Orthodox, 1.2% Presbyterian, 12.3% Other), 1.9% Traditional Aboriginal Spirituality, 25.4% No religion
Median income (2010): $23,271
Average income (2010): $30,399

Riding associationsEdit

Riding associations are the local branches of the national political parties:[7]

Party Association Name CEO HQ Address Neighbourhood
Green Katharine Storey Rural Route 1 Grandview
  Conservative Party of Canada Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa Conservative Association Norman Sims 76 Main Street South Minnedosa
  Liberal Party of Canada Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa Federal Liberal Association Crawford Halliday Dauphin
  New Democratic Party David Rehaluk 24 Kerr Avenue Dauphin

Members of ParliamentEdit

This riding has elected the following members of the House of Commons of Canada:

Parliament Years Member Party
Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa
Riding created from Brandon—Souris
Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette and Portage—Lisgar
42nd  2015–2019     Robert Sopuck Conservative
43rd  2019–2021 Dan Mazier
44th  2021–present

Election resultsEdit

Graph of election results in Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa (minor parties that never got 2% of the vote or didn't run consistently are omitted)
2021 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Dan Mazier 22,718 59.0 -5.2
New Democratic Arthur Holroyd 5,678 14.7 +0.6
Liberal Kevin Carlson 4,892 12.7 -0.5
People's Donnan McKenna 4,052 10.5 +8.7
Green Shirley Lambrecht 835 2.2 -3.3
Maverick Lori Falloon-Austin 339 0.9 N/A
Total valid votes 38,514 99.4
Total rejected ballots 226 0.6
Turnout 38,740 62.2
Eligible voters 62,242
Conservative hold Swing -2.9
Source: Elections Canada[8]
2019 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Dan Mazier 26,103 64.2 +17.86 $47,835.45
New Democratic Laverne Lewycky 5,724 14.1 +1.85 none listed
Liberal Cathy Scofield-Singh 5,344 13.2 -16.31 $10,110.34
Green Kate Storey 2,214 5.5 +1.67 none listed
People's Frank Godon 711 1.8 none listed
Christian Heritage Jenni Johnson 470 1.2 none listed
Total valid votes/expense limit 40,566 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 279
Turnout 40,845 66.2
Eligible voters 61,722
Conservative hold Swing +8.01
Source: Elections Canada[9][10]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Robert Sopuck 19,276 46.34 -18.18 $96,511.06
Liberal Ray Piché 12,276 29.51 +23.18 $30,343.94
New Democratic Laverne Lewycky 5,097 12.25 -12.56 $18,323.29
Independent Inky Mark 3,397 8.07 $7,495.11
Green Kate Storey 1,592 3.83 -0.44 $8,600.31
Total valid votes/expense limit 41,598 100.00   $247,596.77
Total rejected ballots 160 0.38
Turnout 41,758 66.09
Eligible voters 63,187
Conservative hold Swing -20.68
Source: Elections Canada[11][12]


2011 federal election redistributed results[13]
Party Vote %
  Conservative 22,213 64.52
  New Democratic 8,541 24.81
  Liberal 2,179 6.33
  Green 1,468 4.26
  Others 27 0.08

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistics Canada: 2011
  2. ^ Statistics Canada: 2011
  3. ^ Commission's Report – Manitoba
  4. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  5. ^ "Statistics Canada: 2011 Census Profile". February 8, 2012.
  6. ^ "2011 National Household Survey Profile - Federal electoral district (2013 Representation Order)". May 8, 2013.
  7. ^ "Registered Association Database : Search Electoral District Associations".
  8. ^ "List of confirmed candidates – September 20, 2021 Federal Election". Elections Canada. Retrieved September 2, 2021.
  9. ^ "List of confirmed candidates". Elections Canada. Retrieved October 4, 2019.
  10. ^ "Election Night Results". Elections Canada. Retrieved November 9, 2019.
  11. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa, 30 September 2015
  12. ^ Elections Canada – Final Candidates Election Expenses Limits
  13. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections