Laurentides—Labelle

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For the former provincial electoral district, see Laurentides-Labelle.
Laurentides—Labelle
Flag of Quebec.svg Quebec electoral district
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Laurentides—Labelle in relation to other Quebec federal electoral districts
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Marc-André Morin
New Democratic
District created 2004
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 111,342
Electors (2011) 88,692
Area (km²)[2] 17,770.22
Pop. density (per km²) 6.3
Census divisions Antoine-Labelle RCM, Les Laurentides RCM, Les Pays-d'en-Haut RCM
Census subdivisions Ferme-Neuve, Labelle, Lac-des-Écorces, Mont-Laurier, Mont-Tremblant, Saint-Faustin–Lac-Carré, Saint-Sauveur, Sainte-Adèle, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, Val-David

Laurentides—Labelle is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2004. Its population in 2001 was 96,133.

Geography[edit]

The district is located north of Gatineau and northwest of Montreal, in the Quebec region of Laurentides. It includes the Regional County Municipalities of Antoine-Labelle, and Les Laurentides, and the eastern part of Les Pays-d'en-Haut

The main towns are Saint-Sauveur, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, Mont-Laurier, Mont-Tremblant, and Val-David.

The neighbouring ridings are Argenteuil—Papineau—Mirabel, Pontiac, Saint-Maurice—Champlain, Joliette, and Rivière-du-Nord.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in 2004: 61.5 per cent of the riding came from Laurentides, 34.9 per cent from Pontiac—Gatineau—Labelle, and 3.6 per cent from Argenteuil—Papineau—Mirabel.

Member of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following member of the Canadian House of Commons:

Parliament Years Member Party
Laurentides—Labelle
Riding created from Laurentides, Pontiac—Gatineau—Labelle
and Argenteuil—Papineau—Mirabel
38th  2004 − 2006     Johanne Deschamps Bloc Québécois
39th  2006 − 2008
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present     Marc-André Morin New Democratic

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Marc-André Morin 24,800 43.83 +34.60
Bloc Québécois Johanne Deschamps 17,799 31.45 -15.63
Liberal Jean-Marc Lacoste 7,169 12.67 -14.01
Conservative Guy Joncas 5,246 9.27 -3.77
Green François Beauchamp 1,423 2.51 -1.44
Marxist–Leninist Mikaël St-Louis 149 0.26
Total valid votes/Expense limit 56,586 100.00
Total rejected ballots 695 1.21 +0.15
Turnout 57,281 62.44 +2.04
Eligible voters 91,742
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Johanne Deschamps 24,956 47.08 -6.7 $84,074
Liberal Pierre Gfeller 14,143 26.68 +12.2 $68,722
Conservative Guy Joncas 6,914 13.04 -7.3 $21,200
New Democratic David Dupras 4,896 9.23 +2.8 $2,719
Green Jacques Rigal 2,094 3.95 -0.9 $700
Total valid votes/Expense limit 53,003 100.00 $98,720
Total rejected ballots 570 1.06
Turnout 53,573 60.40
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Johanne Deschamps 28,217 53.8 -4.6 $82,985
Conservative Guy Joncas 10,666 20.3 +14.5 $46,224
Liberal Jean-Pierre Fortin 7,616 14.5 -14.9 $22,123
New Democratic Rose-Aimée Auclair 3,382 6.5 +3.8 $1,635
Green Richard Savignac 2,543 4.9 +1.2
Total valid votes/Expense limit 52,424 100.0 $90,966
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Johanne Deschamps 28,675 58.4 $76,294
Liberal Dominique Boyer 14,459 29.4 $75,647
Conservative Guillaume Desjardins 2,887 5.9 $13,907
Green Jacques Léger 1,781 3.6 $2,090
New Democratic Brendan Naef 1,320 2.7 $877
Total valid votes/Expense limit 49,122 100.0 $88,110

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