Joliette (provincial electoral district)

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Joliette
Flag of Quebec.svg Quebec electoral district
Provincial electoral district
Legislature National Assembly of Quebec
MNA
 
 
 
Véronique Hivon
Parti Québécois
District created 1867
District abolished 1972
District re-created 1980
First contested 1981
Last contested 2012
Demographics
Population (2001) 59,464
Electors (2012)[1] 56,246
Area (km²)[2] 575.6
Pop. density (per km²) 103.3
Census divisions Joliette (all), Montcalm (part)
Census subdivisions Crabtree, Joliette, Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, Notre-Dame-des-Prairies, Saint-Ambroise-de-Kildare, Saint-Charles-Borromée, Saint-Jacques, Saint-Liguori, Sainte-Marie-Salomé, Sainte-Mélanie, Saint-Paul, Saint-Pierre, Saint-Thomas

Joliette is a provincial electoral district in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada that elects members to the National Assembly of Quebec.

It was created for the 1867 election (and an electoral district of that name existed earlier in the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada). Its final election was in 1970. It disappeared in the 1973 election and its successor electoral district was Joliette-Montcalm.

However, Joliette-Montcalm disappeared in the 1981 election and Joliette was recreated from parts of Joliette-Montcalm and Berthier electoral districts.

In the change from the 2001 to the 2011 electoral map, it lost Sainte-Marcelline-de-Kildare to Berthier electoral district but gained Sainte-Mélanie from that same electoral district.

Members of the Legislative Assembly / National Assembly[edit]

# MLA Served Party
     1. Vincent-Paul Lavallée 1867–1885 Conservative
     2. Joseph-Norbert-Alfred McConville 1885–1886 Conservative
     3. Louis Basinet 1886–1892 Liberal
     4. Joseph-Mathias Tellier 1892–1916 Conservative
     5. Ernest Hébert 1916–1919 Liberal
     6. Pierre-Joseph Dufresne 1919–1927 Conservative
     7. Lucien Dugas 1927–1936 Liberal
  8. Antonio Barrette 1936–1960 Union Nationale
     9. Gaston Lambert 1960–1962 Liberal
  10. Maurice Majeau 1962–1966 Union Nationale
  11. Pierre Roy 1966–1970 Union Nationale
     12. Robert Quenneville 1970–1973 Liberal
Did not exist, see Joliette-Montcalm 1973–1981
     13. Guy Chevrette 1981–2002 Parti Québécois
     14. Sylvie Lespérance 2002–2003 Action démocratique
     15. Jonathan Valois 2003–2007 Parti Québécois
     16. Pascal Beaupré 2007–2008 Action démocratique
     17. Véronique Hivon 2008 – Parti Québécois

Election results[edit]

Quebec general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Véronique Hivon 14,666 46.09 +11.02
     Liberal Christian Trudel 9,175 28.83 +8.61
     Action démocratique Pascal Beaupré 6,185 19.44 -17.64
     Québec solidaire Flavie Trudel 1,549 4.87 +0.32
     Independent Pablo Lugo-Herrera 246 0.77 -
Quebec general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Action démocratique Pascal Beaupré 13,805 37.08 +15.65
     Parti Québécois Claude Duceppe 13,055 35.07 -4.41
     Liberal Céline Beaulieu 7,527 20.22 -13.40
     Québec solidaire Flavie Trudel 1,693 4.55 +1.09*
Green Johanne Edsell 1,149 3.09 -

* Increase is from UFP

Quebec general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Jonathan Valois 13,104 39.48 +7.58
     Liberal Robert Groulx 11,161 33.62 +8.89
     Action démocratique Sylvie Lespérance 7,114 21.43 -16.97
UFP Mathieu Lessard 1,149 3.46 -1.51
     Bloc pot Marco Geoffroy 667 2.01 -
Joliette by-election, June 17, 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Action démocratique Sylvie Lespérance 10,970 38.40 +23.33
     Parti Québécois Michel Bellehumeur 9,115 31.90 -24.25
     Liberal Pierre Delangis 7,064 24.73 -2.62
     Independent (UFP) Mathieu Lessard 1,421 4.97 -
Quebec general election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Guy Chevrette 19,784 56.15 -8.56
     Liberal Sylvie Lespérance 9,636 27.35 +1.61
     Action démocratique Olivier Hamel 5,310 15.07 +7.24
     Socialist Democracy Alexandre Martel 504 1.43 -
1995 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Oui 25,099 63.88
Non 14,190 36.12
Quebec general election, 1994
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Guy Chevrette 21,903 64.71 +4.03
     Liberal Pierre Delangis 8,712 25.74 -3.80
     Action démocratique Clément Lévesque 2,651 7.83 -
     Natural Law Gilles Roy 581 1.72 -
1992 Charlottetown Accord referendum
Side Votes %
Non 23,892 70.32
Oui 10,086 29.68
Quebec general election, 1989
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Guy Chevrette 18,582 60.68 +10.15
     Liberal Sylvie Lespérance 9,045 29.54 -13.80
Green Gaétan Riopel-Savignac 2,854 9.32 +6.25
     Marxist-Leninist Jean-François Desroches 91 0.30 -
     Communist Montserrat Escola 51 0.17 -0.02
Quebec general election, 1985
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Guy Chevrette 15,288 50.53 -1.42
     Liberal Donatien Corriveau 13,113 43.34 +7.92
Green Gaétan Riopel-Savignac 929 3.07 -
     Progressive Conservative Michel Carignan 659 2.18 -
Socialist Movement Denise Lacombe 152 0.50
     Communist Robert Aubin 59 0.19 -
     Christian Socialist Marlène Labelle 58 0.19 -
Quebec general election, 1981
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Parti Québécois Guy Chevrette 16,343 51.95 +9.54
     Liberal André Asselin 11,143 35.42 +7.26
Union Nationale Michel Carignan 3,971 12.63 -13.16
Quebec general election, 1970
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Robert Quenneville 10,929 40.32 -0.62
Union Nationale Pierre Roy 7,694 28.39 -22.57
     Parti Québécois Bernard Landry 7,376 27.21 -
     Ralliement créditiste Aurélien Neveu 1,107 4.08 -
Quebec general election, 1966
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Union Nationale Pierre Roy 11,372 50.96 -2.00
     Liberal Maurice Desrochers 9,136 40.94 +14.04
     RIN Laurent Mailhot 1,423 6.38 -
     Ralliement national René Bonin 386 1.73 -
Quebec general election, 1962
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Maurice Majeau 10,236 52.96
     Liberal Gaston Lambert 5,199 26.90
     Independent Lib. Maurice Desrochers 3,891 20.13
Joliette by-election, November 23, 1960
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Gaston Lambert 10,361 62.72
Union Nationale Claude-Édouard Hétu 5,148 31.16
     Independent J.-Marcel Ostiguy 1,011 6.12
Quebec general election, 1960
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 12,479 64.75
     Liberal Joseph-Aimé-Conrad Boisvert 6,794 35.25
Quebec general election, 1956
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 11,500 64.88
     Liberal Joseph-Aimé-Conrad Boisvert 6,225 35.12
Quebec general election, 1952
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 10,281 57.88
     Liberal Georges-Émile Lapalme 7,482 42.12
Quebec general election, 1948
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 10,482 64.99
     Liberal Maurice Breton 5,452 33.80
     Union of Electors A.-Émile Ducharme 195 1.21
Quebec general election, 1944
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 8,652 61.83
     Liberal Victor Masse 4,997 35.71
     Bloc populaire Yvon Ricard 344 2.46
Quebec general election, 1939
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 3,466 51.82
     Liberal Lucien Dugas 3,223 48.18
Quebec general election, 1936
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Antonio Barrette 3,595 53.97
     Liberal Lucien Dugas 3,066 46.03
Quebec general election, 1935
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Lucien Dugas 3,484 53.32
     Conservative Antonio Barrette 3,050 46.68
Quebec general election, 1931
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Lucien Dugas 3,089 54.70
     Conservative Robert Tellier 2,558 45.30
Quebec general election, 1927
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Lucien Dugas 3,170 59.04
     Conservative Pierre-Joseph Dufresne 2,199 40.96
Quebec general election, 1923
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Pierre-Joseph Dufresne 2,857 55.80
     Liberal Lucien Dugas 2,263 44.20
Quebec general election, 1919
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Pierre-Joseph Dufresne 2,174 51.49
     Liberal Ernest Hébert 2,048 48.51
Quebec general election, 1916
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Ernest Hébert 2,484 52.67
     Conservative Joseph-Pierre Laporte 2,232 47.33
Quebec general election, 1912
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Mathias Tellier 2,408 50.43
     Liberal Joseph Gadoury 2,367 49.57
Quebec general election, 1908
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Mathias Tellier 2,065 50.33
     Liberal Joseph Gadoury 2,038 49.67
Quebec general election, 1904
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Mathias Tellier 2,030 54.00
     Liberal Gédéon Desrosiers 1,729 46.00
Quebec general election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Mathias Tellier 1,868 52.09
     Liberal Joseph Gadoury 1,718 47.91
Quebec general election, 1897
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Mathias Tellier 1,747 50.40
     Liberal François-Octave Dugas 1,733 49.80
Quebec general election, 1892
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Mathias Tellier 1,678 51.02
     Liberal Louis Basinet 1,611 48.98
Quebec general election, 1890
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Louis Basinet acclaimed
Joliette by-election, October 24, 1889
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Louis Basinet 1,496 53.54
     Conservative Onésime Perreault 1,298 46.46
Quebec general election, 1886
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Louis Basinet 1,414 51.44
     Conservative Joseph-Norbert-Alfred McConville 1,335 48.56
Joliette by-election, September 25, 1885
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Joseph-Norbert-Alfred McConville 1,304 50.27
     Liberal Louis Basinet 1,290 49.73
Quebec general election, 1881
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Vincent-Paul Lavallée 797 39.40
     Liberal Auguste Guilbaut 709 35.05
     Independent Cons. Édouard Guilbaut 517 25.56
Quebec general election, 1878
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Vincent-Paul Lavallée 1,156 54.94
     Liberal Auguste Guilbaut 948 45.06
Quebec general election, 1875
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Vincent-Paul Lavallée acclaimed
Quebec general election, 1871
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Vincent-Paul Lavallée 1,068 70.08
     Liberal François-Benjamin Godin 456 29.92
Quebec general election, 1867
Party Candidate Votes %
     Conservative Vincent-Paul Lavallée 930 52.04
     Liberal Cornellier dit Grand-Champ, H. 857 47.96

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Neighbouring electoral districts[edit]