Beauport—Limoilou

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Beauport—Limoilou
Flag of Quebec.svg Quebec electoral district
Beauport—Limoilou.png
Beauport—Limoilou in relation to other Quebec City federal electoral districts.
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Raymond Côté
New Democratic
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 103,556
Electors (2011) 83,834
Area (km²)[2] 74.49
Pop. density (per km²) 1,390.2
Census divisions Quebec City
Census subdivisions Quebec City

Beauport—Limoilou is a federal electoral district in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004.

The riding was created in 2003 as "Beauport" from parts of Beauport—Montmorency—Côte-de-Beaupré—Île-d'Orléans, Quebec and Quebec East ridings. It was renamed "Beauport—Limoilou" after the 2004 election.

The current MP is the NDP's Raymond Côté.

Geography[edit]

The riding, in the Quebec region of Capitale-Nationale, consists of the eastern part of Quebec City, namely the boroughs of Limoilou and most of Beauport.

The neighbouring ridings are Québec, Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles, Portneuf—Jacques-Cartier, Montmorency—Charlevoix—Haute-Côte-Nord, and Lévis—Bellechasse.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Beauport
Riding created from Beauport—Montmorency—Côte-de-Beaupré—Île-d'Orléans,
Québec and Québec East
38th  2004 − 2006     Christian Simard Bloc Québécois
Riding renamed — Beauport—Limoilou
39th  2006 − 2008     Sylvie Boucher Conservative
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present     Raymond Côté New Democratic

Election results[edit]

Beauport—Limoilou[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Raymond Côté 24,306 46.07 +33.85
Conservative Sylvie Boucher 13,845 26.24 -10.52
Bloc Québécois Michel Létourneau 10,250 19.43 -13.18
Liberal Lorraine Chartier 3,162 5.99 -8.37
Green Louise Courville 950 1.80 -0.98
Christian Heritage Anne-Marie Genest 124 0.24 -
Marxist–Leninist Claude Moreau 122 0.23 -
Total valid votes/Expense limit 52,759 100.00
Total rejected ballots 843 1.57 -0.14
Turnout 53,602 63.26 +3.86
Eligible voters 84,738
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Sylvie Boucher 17,994 36.76 -2.68 $48,176
Bloc Québécois Éléonore Mainguy 15,962 32.61 -5.26 $28,254
Liberal Yves Picard 7,030 14.36 +4.32 $19,558
New Democratic Simon-Pierre Beaudet 5,986 12.22 +4.24 $4,297
Green Luc Côté 1,363 2.78 -1.30 $0
Independent Simon Bédard 610 1.23
Total valid votes/Expense limit 48,945 100.00 $87,843
Total rejected ballots 849 1.71
Turnout 49,794 59.40
     Conservative hold Swing +1.29
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Sylvie Boucher 19,409 39.54 +23.59 $46,042
Bloc Québécois Christian Simard 18,589 37.87 -11.78 $47,991
Liberal Yves Picard 4,929 10.04 -15.59 $29,000
New Democratic Simon-Pierre Beaudet 3,917 7.98 +3.89 $3,095
Green Mario Laprise 2,005 4.08 +0.68 $1,097
Marijuana Jean Bedard 234 0.47 -0.79
Total valid votes/Expense limit 49,081 100.00 $82,093

Beauport[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Christian Simard 22,989 49.65 $44,941
Liberal Dennis Dawson 11,866 25.63 $60,945
Conservative Stephan Asselin 7,388 15.96 $6,879
New Democratic Xavier Trégan 1,896 4.09 $621
Green Jeannine T. Desharnais 1,577 3.41 $252
Marijuana Nicolas Frichot 585 1.26
Total valid votes/Expense limit 46,301 100.00 $81,041

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