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|256/256 polls||Updated: Jun. 13, 2014 1:49 AM EDT|
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This central riding covers more than 12,000 square kilometres and includes the communities of Pembroke, Deep River, Renfrew, Petawawa, Chalk River and Arnprior. Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, Atomic Energy Canada and Petawawa National Forestry Institute are all within the riding.
As a result of the 1999 redistribution, the new riding of Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke combined a third of Lanark-Renfrew with the whole of Renfrew North.
Population: 102,537 (2011 census; an increase of 3.8% since 2006)
Progressive Conservative John Yakabuski won for a third time in 2011, defeating Liberal John O’Leary by a huge margin of 21,363 votes.
Yakabuski had beat Liberal challengers in the previous two elections as well. He handily beat Liberal Sean Kelly by 15,070 votes in 2007, a much improved showing compared to 2003, when the Tory scraped out a 480-vote win over Liberal Derek Nighbor.
Liberal Sean Conway was voted to the new riding of Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke in 1999, capturing 53 per cent of the vote. He decided to retire before the 2003 election.
The old riding of Renfrew North was held by Conway between 1975 and 1999. The old riding of Lanark-Renfrew was held by the Tories between 1987 and 1999.
2011 Provincial Election Results
|NDP||Brian A. Dougherty||4,272||10.96|
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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census
|Ontario Provincial Confederation of Regions Party||Murray Reid|