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Sherbrooke (provincial electoral district)

Sherbrooke is a provincial electoral district in the Estrie region of Quebec, Canada. It comprises the Jacques-Cartier and Mont-Bellevue boroughs of the city of Sherbrooke.

Sherbrooke
Quebec electoral district
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureNational Assembly of Quebec
MNA
 
 
 
Christine Labrie
Québec solidaire
District created1867
First contested1867
Last contested2018
Demographics
Population (2011)65,800
Electors (2012)[1]48,402
Area (km²)[2]58.7
Pop. density (per km²)1,121
Census divisionsSherbrooke (part)
Census subdivisionsSherbrooke (part)

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, its territory was unchanged.

Members of the Legislative Assembly / National AssemblyEdit

Legislature Years Member Party
1st  1867–1869     Joseph Gibb Robertson Conservative
 1869–1871
2nd  1871–1875
3rd  1875–1878
4th  1878–1879     Independent
 1879–1881     Conservative
5th  1881–1884
 1884–1886
6th  1886–1890
7th  1890–1892
8th  1892–1897 Louis-Edmond Panneton
9th  1897–1900
10th  1900–1904     Jean-Marie-Joseph-Pantaléon Pelletier Liberal
11th  1904–1908
12th  1908–1911
 1911–1912 Calixte-Émile Therrien
13th  1912–1916
14th  1916–1919
15th  1919–1922 Joseph-Henri Lemay
 1922–1923 Ludger Forest
16th  1923–1923†     Moïse O'Bready Conservative
 1924–1927 Armand-Charles Crépeau
17th  1927–1931
18th  1931–1935     Émery-Hector Fortier Liberal
19th  1935–1936     John Samuel Bourque Action liberale nationale
20th  1936–1939     Union Nationale
21st  1939–1944
22nd  1944–1948
23rd  1948–1952
24th  1952–1956
25th  1956–1960
26th  1960–1962     Louis-Philippe Brousseau Liberal
27th  1962–1966 Carrier Fortin
28th  1966–1970     Raynald Fréchette Union Nationale
29th  1970–1973     Jean-Paul Pépin Liberal
30th  1973–1976
31st  1976–1981     Gérard Gosselin Parti Québécois
32nd  1981–1985 Raynald Fréchette
33rd  1985–1989     André Hamel Liberal
34th  1989–1994
35th  1994–1998     Marie Malavoy Parti Québécois
36th  1998–2003     Jean Charest Liberal
37th  2003–2007
38th  2007–2008
39th  2008–2012
40th  2012–2014     Serge Cardin Parti Québécois
41st  2014–2018     Luc Fortin Liberal
42nd  2018–present     Christine Labrie Québec solidaire

Election resultsEdit

2018 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Québec solidaire Christine Labrie 12,315 34.27 +21.34
Liberal Luc Fortin 8,865 24.67 -11.77
Coalition Avenir Québec Bruno Vachon 8,403 23.39 +6.70
Parti Québécois Guillaume Rousseau 5,244 14.59 -16.39
Green Marie-Maud Côté-Rouleau 423 1.18 +0.21
Citoyens au pouvoir Éric Lebrasseur 162 0.45 -
New Democratic Mona Louis-Jean 141 0.39 -
Parti nul Sara Richard 140 0.39 -
Independent Luc Lainé 95 0.26 -
Bloc Pot Jossy Roy 83 0.23 -0.15
Independent Patrick Tétreault 61 0.17 -
Total valid votes 35,932 98.69
Total rejected ballots 476 1.31
Turnout 36,408 71.51
Eligible voters 50,912
Québec solidaire gain from Liberal Swing
2014 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Luc Fortin 12,380 36.44 +1.31
Parti Québécois Serge Cardin 10,525 30.98 -11.14
Coalition Avenir Québec Philippe Girard 5,672 16.69 +4.89
Québec solidaire Hélène Pigot 4,393 12.93 +6.08
Green Jeremy Andrews 328 0.97 -0.11
Option nationale Jean-Simon Campbell 321 0.94 -1.89
Conservative François Drogue 181 0.53
Bloc Pot Jossy Roy 130 0.38
Independent Hubert Richard 48 0.14
Total valid votes 33,978 98.65
Total rejected ballots 464 1.35
Turnout 34,442 69.93 -8.17
Electors on the lists 49,255
2012 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Parti Québécois Serge Cardin 15,909 42.12 +4.53
Liberal Jean Charest 13,267 35.13 -10.11
Coalition Avenir Québec Philippe Girard 4,457 11.80 +4.95*
Québec solidaire Christian Bibeau 2,586 6.85 +0.41
Option nationale Évelyne Beaudin 1,069 2.83
Green Suzanne Richer 407 1.08 -2.28
Parti indépendantiste Christian Clavet 73 0.19
Total valid votes 37,768 99.10
Total rejected ballots 344 0.90
Turnout 38,112 78.10 +15.49
Electors on the lists 48,799

* Result compared to Action démocratique

2008 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Jean Charest 13,694 45.24 +8.68
Parti Québécois Laurent-Paul Maheux 11,380 37.59 +4.74
Action démocratique Jacques Joly 2,074 6.85 -10.99
Québec solidaire Christian Bibeau 1,948 6.44 +0.14
Green Steve Dubois 1,016 3.36 -2.77
Independent Hubert Richard 158 0.52 +0.20
Total valid votes 30,270 98.68
Total rejected ballots 405 1.32
Turnout 30,675 62.61 -11.62
Electors on the lists 48,995
2007 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Jean Charest 13,136 36.56 -10.39
Parti Québécois Claude Forgues 11,804 32.85 -6.67
Action démocratique Michel Dumont 6,409 17.84 +5.91
Québec solidaire Christian Bibeau 2,263 6.30 +4.88*
Green Steve Dubois 2,203 6.13
Independent Hubert Richard 115 0.32
Total valid votes 35,930 99.13
Total rejected ballots 316 8.87
Turnout 36,246 74.23 +0.74
Electors on the lists 48,831

* Result compared to UFP

2003 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Jean Charest 16,403 46.95 -0.46
Parti Québécois Marie Malavoy 13,806 39.52 -5.04
Action démocratique Peter Downey 4,169 11.93 +5.11
UFP Normand Gilbert 496 1.42 +0.89
People's Front Serge Lachapelle 64 0.18
1998 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Jean Charest 15,093 47.41 +4.56
Parti Québécois Marie Malavoy 14,186 44.56 -2.75
Action démocratique Patrick C. Rouillard 2,171 6.82 -1.41
 } Independent Normand Gilbert 169 0.53
Bloc Pot Christian Meunier 166 0.52
  Natural Law Christian Simard 53 0.17 -0.88
Liberal gain from Parti Québécois Swing +3.66
1995 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Oui 19,826 53.28
Non 17,384 46.72
1994 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Parti Québécois Marie Malavoy 14,733 47.31 +7.58
  Liberal Gilles Lapointe 13,342 42.84 -8.55
Action démocratique Patrick Morin 2,564 8.23
  Natural Law Serge Trépanier 326 1.05
Equality Hartley Doyle 176 0.57
1992 Charlottetown Accord referendum
Side Votes %
Non 18,564 58.70
Oui 13,059 41.30
1989 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal André Hamel 14,604 51.39
Parti Québécois Jacques Blanchette 11,290 39.73
Green Tracy Allard 1,578 5.55
New Democratic Mario Mercier 521 1.83
Parti 51 Yvon Rivet 315 1.11
Communist Yves Lawler 59 0.21
Marxist–Leninist Normand Guy 50 0.18
Total valid votes 28,417 97.66
Total rejected ballots 680 2.34
Turnout 29,097 76.37
Electors on the lists 38.098
1985 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal André Hamel 14,163 49.31
Parti Québécois Raynald Fréchette 13,515 47.05
Green Hugues Desrochers 845 2.94
Christian Socialism Vincent Séguin 104 0.36
Communist Yves Lawler 97 0.34
Total valid votes 28,724 98.03
Total rejected ballots 577 1.97
Turnout 29,301 75.67
Electors on the lists 38,722
1981 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Parti Québécois Raynald Fréchette 16,194 52.83
Liberal Alain Cousineau 13,885 45.25
Union Nationale Denis Loubier 450 1.47
Marxist–Leninist Louis Davignon 125 0.41
Total valid votes 30,654 98.94
Total rejected ballots 328 1.06
Turnout 30,982 83.00
Electors on the lists 37,329
1980 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Non 17,040 56.80
Oui 12,960 43.20
1976 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Parti Québécois Gérard Gosselin 12,440 42.51
Liberal Jean-Paul Pépin 8,545 29.20
Union Nationale Guy Bureau 6,255 21.38
Ralliement créditiste Rosario Lehoux 1,872 6.40
Independent Jacques Boutin 102 0.35
Independent Robert Tremblay 48 0.16
Total valid votes 29,262 97.66
Total rejected ballots 701 2.34
Turnout 29,963 84.69
Electors on the lists 35,380
1973 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Jean-Paul Pépin 15,117 52.38
Parti Québécois Jean-Jacques Lafontaine 9,035 31.31
Parti créditiste Réjean Giroux 3,042 10.54
Union Nationale Marcel Côté 1,667 5.78
Total valid votes 28,861 98.31
Total rejected ballots 497 1.69
Turnout 29,358 80.87
Electors on the lists 36,301
1970 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Jean-Paul Pépin 17,319 34.26
Ralliement créditiste Adélard Larose 11,716 23.18
Parti Québécois Jean-Jacques Bégin 10,783 21.33
Union Nationale Raynald Fréchette 10,421 20.62
New Democratic Jean-Paul Blouin 307 0.61
Total valid votes 50,546 98.37
Total rejected ballots 835 1.63
Turnout 51,381 84.25
Electors on the lists 60,989
1966 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale Raynald Fréchette 19,915 50.11
Liberal Carrier Fortin 17,281 43.48
RIN Denis Brault 1,495 3.76
Ralliement national Philippe Lord 1,051 2.64
Total valid votes 39,472 98.56
Total rejected ballots 581 1.44
Turnout 40,323 74.58
Electors on the lists 54,064
1962 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Carrier Fortin 18,539 52.46
Union Nationale Armand Nadeau 16,714 47.30
Action provinciale Claude Perreault 86 0.24
Total valid votes 35,339 98.56
Total rejected ballots 502 1.40
Turnout 35,841 81.29
Electors on the lists 44,089
1960 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Louis-Philippe Brousseau 17,661 51.02
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 16,265 46.98
Independent UN Charles Lemieux 692 2.00
Total valid votes 34,618 99.20
Total rejected ballots 279 0.80
Turnout 34,897 84.11
Electors on the lists 41,489
1956 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 16,588 55.30
Liberal Gérard Bédard 13,150 43.84
Labor–Progressive Alfred Bilodeau 185 0.62
Co-operative Commonwealth Paul-Émile Jutras 73 0.24
Total valid votes 29,996 98.92
Total rejected ballots 328 1.08
Turnout 30,324 78.62
Electors on the lists 38,571
1952 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 14,905 55.77
Liberal Jacques Lagassé 11,425 42.75
Co-operative Commonwealth Squire Blackshaw 395 1.48
Total valid votes 26,725 99.19
Total rejected ballots 217 0.81
Turnout 26,942 74.15
Electors on the lists 36,334
1948 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 13,818 57.26
Liberal Donat Jacques 5,511 22.84
Union des électeurs Roméo Gauthier 4,525 18.75
Co-operative Commonwealth Michel Bergeron 278 1.15
Total valid votes 24,132 99.02
Total rejected ballots 240 0.98
Turnout 24,372 77.15
Electors on the lists 31,589
1944 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 10,559 52.03
Liberal Maurice Gingues 6,910 34.05
Bloc populaire J.-Antoine Rouleau 2,825 13.92
Total valid votes 20,294 98.75
Total rejected ballots 257 1.25
Turnout 20,551 74.64
Electors on the lists 27,534
1939 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 3,914 46.90
Liberal Maurice Gingues 3,816 45.73
Action libérale nationale J.-Eugène Choquette 615 7.37
Total valid votes 8,345 98.22
Total rejected ballots 151 1.78
Turnout 8,496 75.23
Electors on the lists 11,294
1936 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Union Nationale John Samuel Bourque 4,987 60.77
Liberal Césaire Gervais 3,219 39.23
Total valid votes 8,206 99.65
Total rejected ballots 29 0.35
Turnout 8,235 76.59
Electors on the lists 10,752
1935 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Action libérale nationale John Samuel Bourque 4,777 60.68
Liberal Émery-Hector Fortier 3,096 39.32
Total valid votes 7,873 98.00
Total rejected ballots 161 2.00
Turnout 8,034 75.06
Electors on the lists 10,704
1931 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Émery-Hector Fortier 4,114 52.51
Conservative Armand-Charles Crépeau 3,720 47.49
Total valid votes 7,834 99.54
Total rejected ballots 36 0.46
Turnout 7,870 76.69
Electors on the lists 10,262
1927 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Armand-Charles Crépeau 3,149 53.45
Liberal Joseph-Cyrénus Morin 4,114 46.55
Total valid votes 5,892 99.63
Total rejected ballots 22 0.37
Turnout 5,914 71.48
Electors on the lists 8,274


Quebec provincial by-election, 1924
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Armand-Charles Crépeau 2,586 52.04
Liberal Calixte-Émile Therrien 2,383 47.96
Total valid votes 4,969 97.32
Total rejected ballots 137 2.68
Turnout 5,106 67.75
Electors on the lists 7,537
1923 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Moïse O'Bready 2,050 45.92
Liberal Ludger Forest 1,752 39.25
Liberal Charles-Clément Cabana 662 14.83
Total valid votes 4,464 98.00
Total rejected ballots 91 2.00
Turnout 4,555 60.44
Electors on the lists 7,537


Quebec provincial by-election, 1922
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Ludger Forest Acclaimed
1919 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Joseph-Henri Lemay Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 7,411
1916 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Calixte-Émile Therrien Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 6,432
1912 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Calixte-Émile Therrien 2,377 54.72
Conservative Féliz-Herménégilde Hébert 1,967 45.28
Total valid votes 4,344 99.20
Total rejected ballots 35 0.80
Turnout 4,379 69.08
Electors on the lists 6,339


Quebec provincial by-election, 1911
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Calixte-Émile Therrien Acclaimed
1908 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Jean-Marie-Joseph-Pantaléon Pelletier Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 5,270
1904 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Jean-Marie-Joseph-Pantaléon Pelletier Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 4,800
1900 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Jean-Marie-Joseph-Pantaléon Pelletier 1,662 51.41
Conservative Louis-Edmond Panneton 1,571 48.59
Total valid votes 3,233 99.08
Total rejected ballots 30 0.92
Turnout 3,263 73.19
Electors on the lists 4,458
1897 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Louis-Edmond Panneton 1,283 62.07
Liberal Louis-Charles Bélanger 784 37.93
Total valid votes 2,067 98.71
Total rejected ballots 27 1.29
Turnout 2,094 53.78
Electors on the lists 3,894
1892 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Louis-Edmond Panneton 809 35.17
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson 797 34.65
Liberal John Sidney Broderick 694 30.17
Total valid votes 2,300 99.44
Total rejected ballots 13 0.56
Turnout 2,313 70.97
Electors on the lists 3,259
1890 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson 1,071 57.21
Liberal Louis-Charles Bélanger 801 42.79
Total valid votes 1,872 97.70
Total rejected ballots 44 2.30
Turnout 1,916 61.57
Electors on the lists 3,112
1886 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 2,092


Quebec provincial by-election, 1884
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
1881 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 2,054


Quebec provincial by-election, 1879
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson 879 78.34
Liberal Alneas McMaster 243 21.66
Total valid votes 1,122 100.00
Turnout 1,122 54.84
Electors on the lists 2,046
1878 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Independent Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 2,037
1875 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 1,216
1871 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
Electors on the lists 1,251


Quebec provincial by-election, 1869
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson Acclaimed
1867 Quebec general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Joseph Gibb Robertson 484 56.15
Conservative Richard William Heneker 378 43.85
Total valid votes 862 100.00
Turnout 862 69.63
Electors on the lists 1,238

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