Seine-Maritime's 8th constituency

The 8th constituency of the Seine-Maritime (French: Huitième circonscription de la Seine-Maritime) is a French legislative constituency in the Seine-Maritime département. Like the other 576 French constituencies, it elects one MP using the two-round system, with a run-off if no candidate receives over 50% of the vote in the first round.

8th constituency of Seine-Maritime
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French National Assembly
constituency
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Seine-Maritime's 8th Constituency shown within Seine-Maritime.
Deputy
 Jean-Paul Lecoq [1]
PCF
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
CantonsGonfreville-l'Orcher, Le Havre II, Le Havre III, Le Havre IV, Le Havre VIII, Le Havre IX
Registered voters67666 [2]

DescriptionEdit

The 8th Constituency of the Seine-Maritime covers Le Havre as well as Gonfreville-l'Orcher which was added as a result of the 2010 redistricting of French legislative constituencies.

The seat has historically been a stronghold of the French Communist Party, 2012 is the only recent election in which another party won, in this case the Socialist Party.

Assembly MembersEdit

Election Member Party
1988 André Duroméa PCF
1993 Daniel Colliard PCF
1997 Daniel Paul PCF
2012 Catherine Troallic PS
2017 Jean-Paul Lecoq PCF

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Election resultsEdit

2017Edit

Legislative Election 2017: Seine-Maritime's 8th constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PCF Jean-Paul Lecoq 7,011 25.83 -4.43
LREM Béatrice Delamotte 6,107 22.50 N/A
FN Damien Lenoir 3,931 14.48 -0.12
LR Sébastien Tasserie 2,658 13.48 -6.16
FI François Panchout 3,328 12.26 N/A
PS Catherine Troallic 1,652 6.09 -24.41
EELV Joséphine Landormi 775 2.86 +0.45
Others N/A 680
Turnout 27,798 41.08 -6.24
2nd round result
PCF Jean-Paul Lecoq 13,911 62.70 N/A
LREM Béatrice Delamotte 8,276 37.30 N/A
Turnout 23,790 35.16 +9.70
PCF gain from PS Swing

2012Edit

Legislative Election 2012: Seine-Maritime's 8th constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PS Catherine Troallic 10,182 30.50 +12.65
FG Jean-Paul Lecoq* 10,099 30.26 +5.07
UMP Agnès Canayer 6,555 19.64 -14.70
FN Philippe Fouche-Saillenfest 4,875 14.60 +7.66
EELV Pierre Dieulafait 803 2.41 N/A
Others N/A 865
Turnout 33,379 47.32 -2.61
2nd round result
PS Catherine Troallic 17,959 100.00 N/A
Turnout 17,959 25.46 -24.45
PS gain from PCF

* Withdrew before the 2nd round.

2007Edit

Legislative Election 2007: Seine-Maritime's 8th constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
UMP Agathe Cahierre 8,683 34.34 +6.32
PCF Daniel Paul 6,369 25.19 -6.32
PS Najwa Confaits 4,512 17.85 N/A
FN Jean-François Touzé 1,755 6.94 -7.61
MoDem Florent Saint Martin 1,271 5.03 N/A
DVG Eric Donfu 612 2.42 -7.88
Others N/A 2,080
Turnout 26,115 49.93 -3.55
2nd round result
PCF Daniel Paul 14,423 57.43 -0.03
UMP Agathe Cahierre 10,689 42.57 +0.03
Turnout 26,101 49.91 -0.50
PCF hold

2002Edit

Legislative Election 2002: Seine-Maritime's 8th constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PCF Daniel Paul 8,708 31.51 +3.89
UMP Édouard Philippe 7,742 28.02 N/A
FN Nadine Le Monnier 4,021 14.55 -7.61
DVG Eric Donfu 2,847 10.30 N/A
DIV Philippe Fouche-Saillenfest 1,180 4.27 N/A
LV Jerome Deschamps 842 3.05 +0.25
LCR Pierre Jeanne 610 2.21 N/A
Others N/A 1,682
Turnout 28,139 53.48 -9.25
2nd round result
PCF Daniel Paul 14,763 57.46 -9.28
UMP Édouard Philippe 10,928 42.54 N/A
Turnout 26,521 50.41 -13.54
PCF hold

1997Edit

Legislative Election 1997: Seine-Maritime's 8th constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PCF Daniel Paul 9,140 27.62
FN Philippe Fouche-Saillenfest 7,333 22.16
PS Maryse Barec 6,743 20.37
UDF Agathe Cahierre 5,795 17.51
GE Edouard Delarue 1,065 3.22
LV Pierre Dieulafait 927 2.80
Others N/A 2,094
Turnout 34,424 62.73
2nd round result
PCF Daniel Paul 21,132 66.74
FN Philippe Fouche-Saillenfest 10,529 33.26
Turnout 35,083 63.95
PCF hold

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "577 Députés - Assemblée nationale". www2.assemblee-nationale.fr.
  2. ^ "Les résultats aux élections législatives de 2017 - Assemblée nationale". www2.assemblee-nationale.fr.