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Provencher is currently represented by Ted Falk (Conservative). Ted Falk won the riding for the Conservatives in 2015 with 25,168 of 45,099 votes (55.81%). Terry Hayward of the Liberals finished second with 15,507 (34.38%) votes. Les Lilley of the New Democrats finished third with 2,643 (5.86%) votes.
As per the 2016 census, Provencher is home to 99,946 people. That is an increase of 11,306 (12.8%) from 2011. It ranks 239th overall in population size nationally, and is less populous than the national average of 103,417.
Provencher is younger than average with its average age being 36.5 compared to the national average of 41.06 and a median age of 35.5 compared to the national median of 41.7. Seniors (65 and older) are 12.6 per cent of the population.
Households in Provencher are richer than average. The median total income of households was $76,217 in 2015. The national average was $73,050. This ranks Provencher as 116th overall in median total household income. The median after-tax income in 2015 was $65,720.
Fewer than half of Provencher residents 15 years or older have postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. Of the remainder, 19,280 (25.68%) have no certificate, diploma or degree and 23,225 (30.94%) have only a high school diploma or equivalency certificate.
Provencher has seen some migration. There were 6,790 internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Provencher. There were also 5,995 intraprovincial migrants who moved to Provencher from a different riding in Manitoba. Additionally there were 795 interprovincial migrants who moved to Provencher from a different province. Four hundred and fifty five external migrants lived outside Canada before moving to Provencher.
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