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Roberval (electoral district)

For the provincial electoral district, see Roberval (provincial electoral district).
Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean
electoral district
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Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean in relation to other Quebec federal electoral districts
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Denis Lebel
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District created 1947
First contested 1949
Last contested 2011
District webpage 78,765
Electors (2011) 63,240
Area (km²)[2] 57,155.64
Pop. density (per km²) 1.4
Census divisions Le Domaine-du-Roy, Maria-Chapdelaine, Lac-Saint-Jean-Est
Census subdivisions Dolbeau-Mistassini, Roberval, Saint-Félicien, Métabetchouan–Lac-à-la-Croix, Normandin, Saint-Prime, Hébertville, Saint-Bruno, Albanel

Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean (formerly known as Roberval) is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1949.

The riding was created in 1947 from parts of Lake St-John—Roberval riding.

The neighbouring ridings are Abitibi—Baie-James—Nunavik—Eeyou, Chicoutimi—Le Fjord, Jonquière—Alma, Montmorency—Charlevoix—Haute-Côte-Nord, and Saint-Maurice—Champlain.

This is the riding with the highest percentage of non-immigrants (99.4%)[3] and of people with French as their home language (also 99.4%).[4]

Members of Parliament

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Lake St-John—Roberval prior to 1947
Roberval
21st 1949–1952     Joseph-Alfred Dion Liberal
1952–1953     Paul-Henri Spence Progressive Conservative
22nd 1953–1957     Georges Villeneuve Liberal
23rd 1957–1958
24th 1958–1962     Jean-Noël Tremblay Progressive Conservative
25th 1962–1963     Charles-Arthur Gauthier Social Credit
26th 1963
1963–1965     Ralliement créditiste
27th 1965–1968
28th 1968–1971
1971–1972     Social Credit
29th 1972–1974
30th 1974–1979
31st 1979–1980
32nd 1980–1984     Suzanne Beauchamp-Niquet Liberal
33rd 1984–1988     Benoît Bouchard Progressive Conservative
34th 1988–1993
35th 1993–1997     Michel Gauthier Bloc Québécois
36th 1997–2000
37th 2000–2004
38th 2004–2006
Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean
39th 2006–2007     Michel Gauthier Bloc Québécois
2007–2008     Denis Lebel Conservative
40th 2008–2011
41st 2011–present

Election results

Roberval—Lac-Saint-Jean, 2004 – present

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Roberval, 1947 – 2004

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See also

References

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  • Campaign expense data from Elections Canada
  • Library of Parliament
  • Riding history since 2004
  • 2011 Results from Elections Canada

Notes

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