Montarville

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Montarville
Quebec electoral district
Montarville (Canadian electoral district).svg
Montarville in relation to other electoral districts in Montreal and Laval
Federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Stéphane Bergeron
Bloc Québécois
District created2013
First contested2015
District webpageprofile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1]95,095
Electors (2015)75,181
Area (km²)[1]158
Pop. density (per km²)601.9
Census divisionsLongueuil, Marguerite-D'Youville, La Vallée-du-Richelieu
Census subdivisionsLongueuil, Saint-Basile-le-Grand, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Sainte-Julie

Montarville is a federal electoral district in the Montérégie region of Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2015.

Montarville was created by the 2012 federal electoral boundaries redistribution and was legally defined in the 2013 representation order. It came into effect upon the call of the 42nd Canadian federal election, scheduled for 19 October 2015.[2] It was created out of parts of the electoral districts of Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert, Verchères—Les Patriotes and Chambly—Borduas.[3]

Profile[edit]

As in most ridings that succumbed to the Orange Crush, the 2011 results for the new riding of Montarville showed that NDP support was strong throughout. The BQ message sold better in Sainte-Julie and in the portion of Longueuil included in the new riding than it did in Saint-Bruno, with Sainte-Julie being the greatest concentration of support for them. The Liberals' strength comes mainly from the city of Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, where they did fairly well in comparison to other parts of the riding. Conservative support, which was pretty low, had no real concrete base, being spread evenly across the riding.

Demographics[edit]

According to the Canada 2016 Census
  • Languages: (2016) 89.5% French, 4.4% English, 1.5% Spanish, 0.5% Romanian, 0.4% Portuguese, 0.3% Creole, 0.3% Italian, 0.2% Farsi, 0.2% Russian, 0.2% Mandarin[4]

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Montarville
Riding created from Chambly—Borduas,
Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert and Verchères—Les Patriotes
42nd  2015–2019     Michel Picard Liberal
43rd  2019–present     Stéphane Bergeron Bloc Québécois

Election results[edit]

2019 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Stéphane Bergeron 25,366 42.8 +14.38
Liberal Michel Picard 21,061 35.6 +3.06
New Democratic Djaouida Sellah 4,984 8.4 -16.28
Conservative Julie Sauvageau 4,138 7.0 -3.85
Green Jean-Charles Pelland 2,967 5.0 +2.6
People's Julie Lavallée 501 0.8
Rhinoceros Thomas Thibault-Vincent 211 0.4
Total valid votes/Expense limit 59,228 100
Total rejected ballots 742
Turnout 59,970 77.8%
Eligible voters 77,097
Source: Elections Canada[5][6]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Michel Picard 18,848 32.54 +20.03
Bloc Québécois Catherine Fournier 16,460 28.42 -0.66
New Democratic Djaouida Sellah 14,296 24.68 -19.85
Conservative Stéphane Duranleau 6,284 10.85 +1.25
Green Olivier Adam 1,388 2.40 -0.05
Libertarian Claude Leclair 641 1.11
Total valid votes/Expense limit 57,917 100.00   $207,758.92
Total rejected ballots 881 1.50
Turnout 58,798 77.86
Eligible voters 75,521
Liberal gain from New Democratic Swing +19.94
Source: Elections Canada[7][8]
2011 federal election redistributed results[9]
Party Vote %
  New Democratic 23,227 44.53
  Bloc Québécois 15,166 29.08
  Liberal 6,524 12.51
  Conservative 5,007 9.60
  Green 1,278 2.45
  Independent 959 1.84

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada: 2011
  2. ^ Timeline for the Redistribution of Federal Electoral Districts
  3. ^ Final Report – Quebec
  4. ^ https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/dt-td/Rp-eng.cfm?LANG=E&APATH=3&DETAIL=0&DIM=0&FL=A&FREE=0&GC=0&GID=0&GK=0&GRP=1&PID=109979&PRID=10&PTYPE=109445&S=0&SHOWALL=0&SUB=888&Temporal=2016,2017&THEME=118&VID=0&VNAMEE=&VNAMEF=
  5. ^ "List of confirmed candidates". Elections Canada. Retrieved October 3, 2019.
  6. ^ "Election Night Results". Elections Canada. Retrieved November 11, 2019.
  7. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Montarville, 30 September 2015
  8. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates
  9. ^ Pundits' Guide to Canadian Elections