Timmins—James Bay

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Timmins—James Bay
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
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Timmins—James Bay in relation to other northern Ontario electoral districts
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Charlie Angus
New Democratic
District created1996
First contested 1997
Last contested 2021
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011) [1] 83,104
Electors (2015)60,202
Area (km²) [2] 251,599
Pop. density (per km²)0.33
Census division(s) Cochrane District, Timiskaming District
Census subdivision(s) Timmins, Kirkland Lake, Cochrane, Iroquois Falls, Black River-Matheson, Moosonee, Marten Falls, Attawapiskat First Nation, Fort Albany, Moose Factory

Timmins—James Bay (French : Timmins—Baie James) is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1997. Its population in 2011 was 83,104.

Contents

The district includes the extreme eastern part of the District of Kenora, all of the District of Cochrane except for the central western part, and a small part south of Timmins, and all of the District of Timiskaming except for the extreme southeastern part.

Timmins—James Bay is the 11th largest in Canada (in Ontario it is second largest to Kenora). [3]

Geography

Timmins—James Bay consists of

History

Timmins—James Bay was created in 1996 from parts of Cochrane—Superior and Timiskaming—Cochrane ridings.

It consisted initially of:

In 2003, it was given its current boundaries as described above.

This riding gained a fraction of territory from Nipissing—Timiskaming during the 2012 electoral redistribution.

Members of Parliament

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

ParliamentYearsMemberParty
Timmins—James Bay
Riding created from Cochrane—Superior
and Timiskaming—Cochrane
36th  1997–2000   Réginald Bélair Liberal
37th  2000–2004
38th  2004–2006   Charlie Angus New Democratic
39th  2006–2008
40th  2008–2011
41st  2011–2015
42nd  2015–2019
43rd  2019–2021
44th  2021–present

Demographics

According to the 2021 Canada Census [4]

Ethnic groups: 74.7% White, 22.0% Indigenous, 1.3% South Asian

Languages: 63.1% English, 25.8% French, 1.7% Cree

Religions: 63.8% Christian (44.4% Catholic, 4.5% Anglican, 3.3% United Church, 1.5% Pentecostal, 1.2% Baptist, 1.0% Anabaptist, 7.9% Other), 33.6% None

Median income: $41,600 (2020)

Average income: $52,250 (2020)

Election results

Graph of election results in Timmins—James Bay (minor parties that never got 2% of the vote or didn't run consistently are omitted)
2021 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%Expenditures
New Democratic Charlie Angus 12,13235.1-5.4$88,140.09
Conservative Morgan Ellerton9,39327.2+0.2$19,999.91
Liberal Steve Black 8,50824.6-1.1$44,629.30
People's Stephen MacLeod4,53713.1+9.7$12,559.12
Total valid votes34,570
Total rejected ballots3551.02+0.02
Turnout34,92555.4-3.2
Eligible voters63,041
New Democratic hold Swing -2.8
Source: Elections Canada [5]
2019 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%Expenditures
New Democratic Charlie Angus 14,88540.5-2.35$85,828.95
Conservative Kraymr Grenke9,90727.0+6.60$38,287.03
Liberal Michelle Boileau9,44325.7-9.02$46,774.56
Green Max Kennedy1,2573.4+1.38$1,722.98
People's Renaud Roy1,2483.4$9,105.18
Total valid votes/expense limit36,740100.0
Total rejected ballots369
Turnout37,10958.6
Eligible voters63,282
New Democratic hold Swing -4.47
Source: Elections Canada [6] [7]
2015 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%Expenditures
New Democratic Charlie Angus 15,97442.85-7.1$73,519.39
Liberal Todd Lever12,94034.72+18.74$35,151.97
Conservative John P. Curley7,60520.40-11.48$37,300.73
Green Max Kennedy7522.02-0.18$520.54
Total valid votes/Expense limit37,271100.0   $245,251.56
Total rejected ballots266
Turnout37,53761.84+10.84
Eligible voters60,692
New Democratic hold Swing -12.89
Source: Elections Canada [8] [9]
2011 federal election redistributed results [10]
PartyVote %
  New Democratic 16,83349.95
  Conservative 10,74331.88
  Liberal 5,38715.98
  Green 7402.20
2011 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%Expenditures
New Democratic Charlie Angus 16,73850.4-6.1
Conservative Bill Greenberg10,52631.7+13.5
Liberal Marilyn Wood5,23015.7-6.5
Green Lisa Bennett7242.2-0.9
Total valid votes/Expense limit33,218 100.0
Total rejected ballots 184 0.6 +0.1
Turnout 33,402 56.5 +5.5
Eligible voters 59,136
2008 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%Expenditures
New Democratic Charlie Angus 17,18856.5+6.0$63,948
Liberal Paul Taillefer6,74022.2-12.1$ 31,909
Conservative Bill Greenberg5,53618.2+4.6$29,651
Green Larry Verner9383.1+1.5$133
Total valid votes/Expense limit30,402 100.0$97,746
Total rejected ballots133 0.4
Turnout 30,535 51.0
2006 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
New Democratic Charlie Angus 19,15050.5+9.1
Liberal Robert Riopelle13,02834.3-5.3
Conservative Ken Graham5,16413.6-3.1
Green Sahaja Freed6101.6-0.7
valid votes37,952100.0
New Democratic hold Swing +7.2
2004 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
New Democratic Charlie Angus 14,13841.4+19.7
Liberal Ray Chénier 13,52539.6-14.9
Conservative Andrew Van Oosten5,68216.7-6.2
Green Marsha Gail Kriss7672.3
Total valid votes34,112100.0

Note: Change from 2000 is based on redistributed results. Conservative Party change is based on the combination of Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative Party totals.

2000 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
Liberal Réginald Bélair 16,33554.2+4.0
New Democratic Len Wood 9,38531.1-4.5
Alliance James Gibb3,35611.1+3.8
Progressive Conservative Daniel Clark1,0533.5-3.2
Total valid votes30,129 100.0

Note: Canadian Alliance vote is compared to the Reform vote in 1997 election.

1997 Canadian federal election
PartyCandidateVotes%
Liberal Réginald Bélair 16,82950.3
New Democratic Cid Samson 11,94535.7
Reform Donna Ferolie2,4647.4
Progressive Conservative Jodi MacDonald2,2516.7
Total valid votes33,489 100.0

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