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Gatineau (provincial electoral district)

Gatineau is a provincial electoral district in the Outaouais region of Quebec, Canada which elects members to the National Assembly of Quebec. It includes most of the area surrounding the Gatineau River, as well as portions of the Gatineau sector of the city of Gatineau north and west of Autoroute 50 and east of the Gatineau River.

Gatineau
Quebec electoral district
Coordinates:45°38′24″N 75°54′43″W / 45.640°N 75.912°W / 45.640; -75.912Coordinates: 45°38′24″N 75°54′43″W / 45.640°N 75.912°W / 45.640; -75.912
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureNational Assembly of Quebec
MNA
 
 
 
Robert Bussière
Coalition Avenir Québec
District created1930
First contested1931
Last contested2018
Demographics
Population (2006)65,419
Electors (2012)[1]55,883
Area (km²)[2]15,565.1
Pop. density (per km²)4.2
Census divisionsGatineau, La Vallée-de-la-Gatineau, Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais
Census subdivisionsGatineau (part), Aumond, Blue Sea, Bois-Franc, Bouchette, Cantley, Cayamant, Chelsea, Déléage, Denholm, Egan-Sud, Gracefield, Grand-Remous, Kazabazua, La Pêche, Lac-Sainte-Marie, Low, Maniwaki, Messines, Montcerf-Lytton, Sainte-Thérèse-de-la-Gatineau, Val-des-Monts; Kitigan Zibi, Lac-Rapide; Cascades-Malignes, Dépôt-Échouani, Lac-Lenôtre, Lac-Moselle, Lac-Pythonga

It was created from parts of Hull for the 1931 election.

In the change from the 2001 to the 2011 electoral map, it gained Val-des-Monts from Papineau electoral district, but lost some territory to Chapleau electoral district.

Members of the Legislative Assembly / National AssemblyEdit

Legislature Years Member Party
Riding created from Hull
18th  1931–1935     Augustin-Armand Legault Liberal
19th  1935–1936 Joseph Barthélemi Merleau
20th  1936–1939     Georges-Adélard Auger Union Nationale
21st  1939–1944     Joseph-Célestin Nadon Liberal
22nd  1944–1948
23rd  1948–1952     Gérard Desjardins Union Nationale
24th  1952–1956
25th  1956–1960
26th  1960–1962
27th  1962–1966     Roy Fournier Liberal
28th  1966–1970
29th  1970–1972
 1972–1973 Michel Gratton
30th  1973–1976
31st  1976–1981
32nd  1981–1985
33rd  1985–1989
34th  1989–1994 Réjean Lafrenière
35th  1994–1998
36th  1998–2003
37th  2003–2007
38th  2007–2008 Stéphanie Vallée
39th  2008–2012
40th  2012–2014
41st  2014–2018
42nd  2018–Present     Robert Bussière Coalition Avenir Québec

Election resultsEdit

2018 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Coalition Avenir Québec Robert Bussière 14,586 41.74 +27.73
Liberal Luce Farrel 10,654 30.49 -31.09
Québec solidaire Milan Bernard 4,517 12.93 +6.85
Parti Québécois Jonathan Carreiro-Benoit 3,148 9.01 -8.5
Green Jasper Boychuk 1,271 3.64
Conservative Mario Belec 697 1.99
Marxist–Leninist Alexandre Deschênes 71 0.2 -0.23
Total valid votes 34,944 98.75
Total rejected ballots 441 1.25
Turnout 35,385 59.78
Electors on the lists 59,189
2014 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Stéphanie Vallée 22,852 61.58 +15.91
Parti Québécois Cédric Sarault 6,497 17.51 –9.84
Coalition Avenir Québec André Paradis 5,198 14.01 –4.77
Québec solidaire Alexis Harvey 2,255 6.08 +1.61
Option nationale Marcel Vaive 160 0.43 –0.58
Marxist–Leninist Alexandre Deschênes 146 0.39 +0.15
Total valid votes 37,108
Liberal hold Swing +12.88
2012 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Stéphanie Vallée 16,835 45.67 –14.13
Parti Québécois Maude Tremblay 10,083 27.35 –2.07
Coalition Avenir Québec Michel Halloran 6,923 18.78 +9.26
Québec solidaire Francis Da Silva-Casimiro 1,648 4.47
Green Brandon Bolduc 913 2.48
Option nationale Nicholas Lepage 372 1.01
Marxist–Leninist Yvon Breton 87 0.24 –1.02
Total valid votes 36,861
Liberal hold Swing –6.03
Change for Coalition Avenir Québec is based on Action démocratique results
2008 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Stéphanie Vallée 14,566 59.80 +14.85
Parti Québécois Thérèse Viel-Déry 7,167 29.42 +5.59
Action démocratique Serge Charette 2,318 9.52 -11.79
Marxist–Leninist Benoit Legros 306 1.26 +0.78
2007 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Stéphanie Vallée 13,602 44.95 -15.74
Parti Québécois Thérèse Viel-Déry 7,210 23.83 -0.71
Action démocratique Martin Otis 6,447 21.31 +8.44
Green Gail Lemmon Walker 1,958 6.47 -
Québec solidaire Carmen J. Boucher 896 2.96 +1.40*
Marxist–Leninist Lisa Leblanc 146 0.48 +0.13

* Increase is from UFP

2003 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Réjean Lafrenière 16,481 60.69 -0.84
Parti Québécois Dominique Bedwell 6,663 24.54 -6.29
Action démocratique Brian Gibb 3,494 12.87 +6.90
UFP Julie Mercier 423 1.56 -
Marxist–Leninist Françoise Roy 95 0.35 +0.05
1998 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Réjean Lafrenière 18,481 61.53 -3.52
Parti Québécois Eric Singh 9,259 30.83 -1.15
Action démocratique Dominic Desrochers 1,794 5.97 -
  Natural Law Yvan Dolan 208 0.69 -0.19
  Socialist Democracy Benoît Giguère 202 0.67 -
Marxist–Leninist Françoise Roy 90 0.30 -
1995 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Non 25,254 70.10
Oui 10,774 29.90
1994 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Réjean Lafrenière 19,046 65.05 +9.05
Parti Québécois Richard Pinard 9,363 31.98 -0.78
Lemon Viviane Paré 609 2.08 -
  Natural Law Deborah C. Abécassis 259 0.88 -
1992 Charlottetown Accord referendum
Side Votes %
Oui 16,508 58.87
Non 11,534 41.13
1989 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Réjean Lafrenière 12,179 56.00 -9.23
Parti Québécois Jocelyne Gadbois 7,125 32.76 +4.15
Unity Ivan Rathwell 2,446 11.25 -
1985 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Michel Gratton 13,571 65.23 +10.67
Parti Québécois Cléo Fournier 5,952 28.61 -15.19
  Progressive Conservative Joseph Mayer 673 3.23 -
  New Democrat Luc Villemaire 532 2.56 -
     Christian Socialist Nathalie Simon 78 0.37 -
1981 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Michel Gratton 12,244 54.56 +5.58
Parti Québécois André Racine 9,828 43.80 +17.22
Union Nationale Gérald Archambault 369 1.64 -17.61
1980 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Non 26,807 74.98
Oui 8,943 25.02
1976 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Michel Gratton 13,444 48.98 -21.17
Parti Québécois Marc-André Tardif 7,296 26.58 +10.17
Union Nationale Jacques-H. Crépeau 5,285 19.25 +15.41
     Ralliement créditiste Gérard Ouellet 1,425 5.19 -5.01

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