Laurentides—Labelle

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For the former provincial electoral district, see Laurentides-Labelle.
Laurentides—Labelle
Quebec electoral district
Laurentides-Labelle.png
Laurentides—Labelle in relation to other Quebec federal electoral districts (2003 boundaries)
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
David Graham
Liberal
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2015
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 111,357
Electors (2015) 95,907
Area (km²)[2] 19,694
Pop. density (per km²) 5.7
Census divisions Antoine-Labelle RCM, Les Laurentides RCM, Les Pays-d'en-Haut RCM
Census subdivisions Amherst, Arundel, Baie-des-Chaloupes, Barkmere, Brébeuf, Chute-Saint-Philippe, Doncaster, Estérel, Ferme-Neuve, Huberdeau, Ivry-sur-le-Lac, Kiamika, Labelle, Lac-Akonapwehikan, Lac-Bazinet, Lac-De La Bidière, Lac-de-la-Maison-de-Pierre, Lac-des-Écorces, Lac-Douaire, Lac-du-Cerf, Lac-Ernest, Lac-Marguerite, La Conception, Lac-Oscar, Lac-Saguay, Lac-Saint-Paul, Lac-Supérieur, Lac-Tremblant-Nord, Lac-Wagwabika, La Macaza, La Minerve, Lantier, L'Ascension, Montcalm, Mont-Laurier, Mont-Saint-Michel, Mont-Tremblant, Nominingue, Notre-Dame-de-Pontmain, Notre-Dame-du-Laus, Piedmont, Rivière-Rouge, Saint-Aimé-du-Lac-des-Îles, Saint-Faustin–Lac-Carré, Saint-Sauveur, Sainte-Adèle, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, Sainte-Anne-des-Lacs, Sainte-Anne-du-Lac, Sainte-Lucie-des-Laurentides, Sainte-Marguerite-du-Lac-Masson, Val-David, Val-des-Lacs, Val-Morin

Laurentides—Labelle is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2004.

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. The borders of the riding were not changed in the 2012 electoral redistribution.

Member of Parliament[edit]

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

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  2011–2015     Marc-André Morin New Democratic
42nd  2015–Present     David Graham Liberal

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal David Graham 20,277 32.10 +19.43
Bloc Québécois Johanne Régimbald 18,793 29.75 -1.71
New Democratic Simon-Pierre Landry 16,644 26.35 -17.48
Conservative Sylvain Charron 6,209 9.83 +0.56
Green Niloufar Hedjazi 1,251 1.98 -0.53
Total valid votes/Expense limit 63,173 100.00   $258,792.06
Total rejected ballots 1,030 1.60
Turnout 64,203 66.37
Eligible voters 96,737
Liberal gain from New Democratic Swing +18.45
Source: Elections Canada[3][4]
Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Marc-André Morin 24,800 43.83 +34.60 $1,258.43
Bloc Québécois Johanne Deschamps 17,799 31.45 -15.63 $86,253.84
Liberal Jean-Marc Lacoste 7,169 12.67 -14.01 $57,752.84
Conservative Guy Joncas 5,246 9.27 -3.77 $6,075.77
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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