Etobicoke North (French: Etobicoke-Nord) is a federal electoral district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1979. It covers the neighbourhood of Rexdale, in the northern part of the Etobicoke district of Toronto.
|Ontario electoral district|
Etobicoke North in relation to other electoral districts in Toronto (2013 boundaries)
|Federal electoral district|
|Legislature||House of Commons|
|District webpage||profile, map|
|Pop. density (per km²)||2,305.9|
The riding consists of the northwestern part of the City of Toronto. The eastern boundary is the Humber River East Branch and the Humber River from Steeles Avenue West south to a point just to the east of the Dixon Road. The southern boundary runs west from the Humber River along Dixon Road to Martin Grove Road to Eglinton Avenue to the western limit of the city. The western and northern limits of the ridings are formed by the city limits.
According to the 2011 Census, Etobicoke North has a population of 56,625, an increase of 3.6% between 2006 and 2011. 47% of families are couples with children, while 28% of families are couple without children, and 25% are Lone-parent families. The most common structures of occupied private dwellings are single-detached houses at 39.5%, and Apartment buildings that have 5 or more storeys at 36.1%.
The 2011 National Household Survey addressed households, immigration/migration, ethnocultural, education, labour force, and income/shelter factors. In terms of immigration, 54% of Etobicoke North residents are 1st generation, 30.9% are 2nd generation, and 14.6% are third generation Canadian or over. There were large waves of immigration to the area between 1991 and 2011, consisting of a total of 16560 people. The largest number of immigrants to the area were born in India at 8.7%, followed by Italy, Jamaica, Pakistan, Philippines, Guyana, Poland, United Kingdom, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam. The majority of recent immigrants residing in Etobicoke North were born in India, and 57.7% of the population are visible minorities.
The top Mother tongue is English, followed by Italian, then Punjabi. 4.0% of the population has no knowledge of English or French.
While 75% of residents of Etobicoke North have obtained a certificate, diploma, or degree, 25% of the population hold no certificate, diploma, or degree.
The average household income in 2010 was $72,100, and the average individual income was $32,995, with an unemployment rate of 10.0%.
Members of ParliamentEdit
This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:
Riding created from Etobicoke and York West
|33rd||1984–1988||Robert Pennock||Progressive Conservative|
|Canadian federal election, 2015|
|New Democratic||Faisal Hassan||5,220||12.41||-11.21||$37,513.09|
|Marxist–Leninist||Anna Di Carlo||232||0.55||–|
|No affiliation||George Szebik||164||0.39||–||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||42,064||100.00||$201,932.10|
|Total rejected ballots||257||0.61||–|
|Source: Elections Canada|
|2011 federal election redistributed results|
|Canadian federal election, 2011|
|New Democratic||Diana Andrews||7,630||23.7||+8.0|
|Marxist–Leninist||Anna Di Carlo||189||0.6||-0.4|
|Christian Heritage||John C. Gardner||186||0.6||–|
|Total valid votes||32,235||100.0|
|Total rejected ballots||279||0.9||+0.2|
|Canadian federal election, 2008|
|New Democratic||Ali Naqvi||4,940||15.7||+5.1||$35,653|
|Marxist–Leninist||Anna Di Carlo||300||1.0||+0.4|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||31,380||100.0||$79,011|
|Total rejected ballots||214||0.68|
|Canadian federal election, 2006|
|New Democratic||Ali Naqvi||3,820||10.6||-1.6|
|Progressive Canadian||Alexander T. Bussmann||526||1.5|
|Marxist–Leninist||Anna Di Carlo||205||0.6||0.0|
|Total number of valid votes||36,018||100.0|
|Total number of votes||36,264|
Note: Conservative vote is compared to the total of the Canadian Alliance vote and Progressive Conservative vote in 2000 election.
|Canadian federal election, 2004|
|New Democratic||Cesar Martello||3,761||12.2||+5.4|
|Christian Heritage||William Ubbens||661||2.2|
|Marxist–Leninist||Anna Di Carlo||195||0.6|
|Total number of valid votes||30,718||100.0|
|Canadian federal election, 2000|
|New Democratic||Ana Maria Sapp||2,200||6.8||-2.5|
|Total valid votes||32,155||100.0|
Note: Canadian Alliance vote is compared to the Reform vote in 1997 election.
|Canadian federal election, 1997|
|Progressive Conservative||Sam Basran||4,276||11.9||+1.3|
|New Democratic||Carmela Casso||3,350||9.3||+4.0|
|Natural Law||Marilyn Pepper||174||0.5|
|Canadian Action||Paul Schiwkow||156||0.4|
|Total valid votes||35,957||100.0|
|By-election on March 25, 1996|
|Progressive Conservative||Mario Annecchini||2,812||10.6||-8.2|
|New Democratic||Maxine Caron||1,400||5.3||+1.6|
|Christian Heritage||Ron Gray||284||1.1|
|Total valid votes||26,549||100.0|
|Canadian federal election, 1993|
|Progressive Conservative||Jane MacLaren||9,470||18.8||-15.8|
|New Democratic||Carmela Sasso||1,839||3.7||-13.7|
|Natural Law||Marilyn Pepper||353||0.7|
|Independent||Antonio De Felice||105||0.2|
|Total valid votes||50,380||100.0|
|Canadian federal election, 1988|
|Progressive Conservative||Bob Pennock||17,261||34.6||-5.9|
|New Democratic||Ted Humphreys||8,645||17.3||-2.5|
|Christian Heritage||William Ubbens||849||1.7|
|Total valid votes||49,900||100.0|
|Canadian federal election, 1984|
|Progressive Conservative||Bob Pennock||22,713||40.5||+9.3|
|New Democratic||David Robertson||11,136||19.8||-0.2|
|Total valid votes||56,106||100.0|
|Canadian federal election, 1980|
|Progressive Conservative||David Lakie||15,954||31.2||-5.2|
|New Democratic||Adrian Dorn||10,237||20.0||-3.2|
|Total valid votes||51,082||100.0|
|Canadian federal election, 1979|
|Progressive Conservative||John Noel Hanna||18,886||36.5|
|New Democratic||Adrian Dorn||12,017||23.2|
|Total valid votes||51,774||100.0|
- "(Code 35024) Census Profile". 2011 census. Statistics Canada. 2012. Retrieved 2011-03-03.
- Federal riding history from the Library of Parliament
- 2011 Results from Elections Canada
- Campaign expense data from Elections Canada
- Statistics Canada: 2011
- (PDF) http://www1.toronto.ca/City%20Of%20Toronto/City%20Planning/Wards/Files/pdf/W/Ward%2002%20Profile%202011.pdf. Retrieved 17 November 2015. Missing or empty
- (PDF) http://www1.toronto.ca/City%20Of%20Toronto/City%20Planning/Wards/Files/pdf/W/Ward%2002%20NHS%20Profile%202011.pdf. Retrieved 17 November 2015. Missing or empty
- "Voter Information Service - Who are the candidates in my electoral district?". www.elections.ca.
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived August 15, 2015, at the Wayback Machine
- Funke, Alice. "Etobicoke North, ON (2013 Rep. Order)". www.punditsguide.ca.