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Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman is currently represented by James Bezan (Conservative). James Bezan won the riding for the Conservatives in 2015 with 25,617 of 49,369 votes (51.89%). Joanne Levy of the Liberals finished second with 15,508 (31.41%) votes. Deborah Chief of the New Democrats finished third with 5,649 (11.44%) votes.
As per the 2016 census, Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman is home to 94,778 people. That is an increase of 3,315 (3.6%) from 2011. It ranks 257th overall in population size nationally, and is less populous than the national average of 103,417.
Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman is older than average with its average age being 43.5 compared to the national average of 41.06 and a median age of 46.6 compared to the national median of 41.7. Seniors (65 and older) are 20.5 per cent of the population. There are 9,425 male seniors and 7,425 female seniors.
Households in Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman are poorer than average. The median total income of households was $71,029 in 2015. The national average was $73,050. This ranks Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman as 156th overall in median total household income. The median after-tax income in 2015 was $60,994.
Fewer than half of Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman residents 15 years or older have postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. Contrarily, 17,920 (23.52%) have no certificate, diploma or degree and 23,185 (30.42%) have only a high school diploma or equivalency certificate.
Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman has seen some migration. There were 5,055 internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman. There were also 4,475 intraprovincial migrants who moved to Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman from a different riding in Manitoba. Additionally there were 580 interprovincial migrants who moved to Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman from a different province and there were 195 external migrants who lived outside Canada before moving to Selkirk--Interlake--Eastman.
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