Pas-de-Calais's 7th constituency

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7th constituency of the Pas-de-Calais
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French National Assembly
constituency
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Pas-de-Calais' 7th constituency shown within Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Deputy
 Pierre-Henri Dumont
LR
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
CantonsAudruicq, Calais-Centre, Calais-Est, Calais-Nord-Ouest, Calais-Sud-Est
Registered voters92,392

The 7th constituency of the Pas-de-Calais is a French legislative constituency in the Pas-de-Calais département.

Description[edit]

Pas-de-Calais' 7th constituency includes the whole of the port city of Calais.

Until 2017, the constituency consistently elected candidates from the Socialist Party with the exception of conservative landslide in 1993. Yann Capet's father, André Capet also represented the seat, holding it until his death in 2000.

Historic Representation[edit]

Election Member Party
1986 Proportional representation - no election by constituency
1988 André Capet PS
1993 Claude Demassieux RPR
1997 André Capet PS
2001 Gilles Cocquempot PS
2012 Yann Capet PS
2017 Pierre-Henri Dumont LR

Election results[edit]

2017[edit]

Candidate Label First round Second round
Votes % Votes %
Philippe Olivier FN 10,033 24.40 13,707 39.17
Pierre-Henri Dumont LR 8,907 21.67 21,284 60.83
Dominique Piedfort MoDem 8,354 20.32
Yann Capet PS 5,211 12.68
Anne-Sophie Ligniert FI 4,742 11.53
Jacky Hénin PCF 1,744 4.24
Francis Gest ECO 922 2.24
Sébastien Lecoustre DLF 510 1.24
Françoise Millot EXG 282 0.69
Janick Charlet DIV 150 0.36
Marie-Jeanne Vincent EXD 141 0.34
Isabelle Fatoux EXG 116 0.28
Votes 41,112 100.00 34,991 100.00
Valid votes 41,112 97.98 34,991 91.34
Blank votes 550 1.31 2,151 5.61
Null votes 299 0.71 1,168 3.05
Turnout 41,961 44.99 38,310 41.07
Abstentions 51,316 55.01 54,973 58.93
Registered voters 93,277 93,283
Source: Ministry of the Interior

2012[edit]

Legislative Election 2012: Pas-de-Calais' 7th constituency - 2nd round
Party Candidate Votes % ±
PS Yann Capet 26,861 61.44
UMP Philippe Mignonet 16,857 38.56
Turnout 45,908 49.69
PS hold Swing

2007[edit]

Legislative Election 2007: Pas-de-Calais' 7th constituency - 2nd round
Party Candidate Votes % ±
PS Gilles Cocquempot 23,994 50.71
UMP Natacha Bouchart 23,319 49.29
Turnout 49,173 57.30
PS hold Swing

Sources[edit]

  • Official results of French elections from 1998: "Résultats électoraux officiels en France" (in French).