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Saint-Hyacinthe (provincial electoral district)

Saint-Hyacinthe is a provincial electoral riding in the Montérégie region of Quebec, Canada. It includes the city of Saint-Hyacinthe and various other municipalities.

Saint-Hyacinthe
Quebec electoral district
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureNational Assembly of Quebec
MNA
 
 
 
Chantal Soucy
Coalition Avenir Québec
District created1867
First contested1867
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2012)[1]56,870
Area (km²)[2]833.2
Census divisionsLes Maskoutains (part)
Census subdivisionsLa Présentation, Saint-Barnabé-Sud, Saint-Damase, Saint-Dominique, Saint-Hugues, Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Liboire, Saint-Pie, Saint-Simon

It was created for the 1867 election (and an electoral district of that name existed earlier in the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada and the Legislative Assembly of Lower Canada).

In the change from the 2001 to the 2011 electoral map, it gained La Présentation from Verchères electoral district and Saint-Pie from Iberville electoral district.

Members of the Legislative Assembly / National AssemblyEdit

Legislature Years Member Party
1st  1867–1871     Pierre Bachand Liberal
2nd  1871–1875
3rd  1875–1878
4th  1878–1878†
 1879–1881 Honoré Mercier
5th  1881–1886
6th  1886–1890
7th  1890–1892 Odilon Desmarais
8th  1892–1897     Antoine-Paul Cartier Conservative
9th  1897–1900     Georges-Casimir Dessaulles Liberal
10th  1900–1904 Joseph Morin
11th  1904–1908
12th  1908–1912     Henri Bourassa Ligue nationaliste canadienne
13th  1912–1916     Télesphore-Damien Bouchard Liberal
14th  1916–1919
15th  1919–1923 Armand Boisseau
16th  1923–1927 Télesphore-Damien Bouchard
17th  1927–1931
18th  1931–1935
19th  1935–1936
20th  1936–1939
21st  1939–1944
22nd  1944–1948     Ernest-Joseph Chartier Union Nationale
23rd  1948–1952
24th  1952–1954
 1955–1956 Pierre-Jacques-François Bousquet
25th  1956–1960     René Saint-Pierre Liberal
26th  1960–1962
27th  1962–1966
28th  1966–1970     Denis Bousquet Union Nationale
29th  1970–1973     Fernand Cornellier Liberal
30th  1973–1976
31st  1976–1981     Fabien Cordeau Union Nationale
32nd  1981–1985     Maurice Dupré Parti Québécois
33rd  1985–1989     Charles Messier Liberal
34th  1989–1994
35th  1994–1998     Léandre Dion Parti Québécois
36th  1998–2003
37th  2003–2007
38th  2007–2008     Claude L'Écuyer Action démocratique
39th  2008–2012     Émilien Pelletier Parti Québécois
40th  2012–2014
41st  2014–2018     Chantal Soucy Coalition Avenir Québec
42nd  2018–Present

Election resultsEdit

2018 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Coalition Avenir Québec Chantal Soucy 21,227 52.00 +19.26
Québec solidaire Marijo Demers 6,826 16.72 +9.78
Parti Québécois Daniel Breton 6,24 15.98 -13.74
Liberal Annie Pelletier 5,758 14.11 -18.81
New Democratic Luc Chulak 486 1.19 +1.19
Total valid votes 40,821 97.85
Total rejected ballots 898 2.15
Turnout 41,719
Electors on the lists 58,337
Coalition Avenir Québec hold Swing +19.26
2014 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Coalition Avenir Québec Chantal Soucy 13,245 32.74 +1.63
Parti Québécois Émilien Pelletier 12,023 29.72 -6.82
Liberal Louise Arpin 11,701 28.92 +4.95
Québec solidaire Danielle Pelland 2,806 6.94 +1.94
Option nationale Éric Pothier 374 0.92 -0.90
Conservative Simon Labbé 304 0.75 +0.06
Total valid votes 40,453 97.77
Total rejected ballots 923 2.23
Turnout 41,376 71.58
Electors on the lists 57,803
Coalition Avenir Québec gain from Parti Québécois Swing +4.23
2012 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Parti Québécois Émilien Pelletier 16,082 36.32 -2.24
Coalition Avenir Québec Pierre Schetagne 13,962 31.53 +12.86
Liberal Louise Arpin 10,552 23.83 -12.85
Québec solidaire Richard Gingras 2,198 4.96 +1.98
Option nationale Jérôme St-Amand 803 1.81
Conservative Isabelle Leclerc 306 0.69
Quebec Citizens' Union Thomas Gagné 149 0.34
Autonomist Team Alexandre Bruneau 129 0.29
Unité Nationale Lise Gaudette 95 0.21  
Total valid votes 44,276 98.47
Total rejected ballots 686 1.53
Turnout 44,962 78.68
Electors on the lists 57,142
Parti Québécois hold Swing -7.55

^ Change is from redistributed results; CAQ change is from ADQ

2008 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Parti Québécois Émilien Pelletier 11,822 38.07
  Liberal Claude Corbeil 11,609 37.38
Action démocratique Claude L'Ecuyer 5,690 18.32
Green Louis-Pierre Beaudry 975 3.14
Québec solidaire Richard Gingras 957 3.08

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