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  Berthier–Maskinongé - History
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Established June 28, 2004
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedCampari_007 October 26, 2012 05:06pm
DescriptionThis rural riding located north of Montreal has the St. Lawrence River as its southern boundary and the St. Maurice River as part of the eastern boundary. Trois-Rivières is in the southeast corner. The riding contains the regional county municipalities of D'Autray and Maskinongé, the former Pointe-du-Lac and the former city of Trois-Rivières-Ouest.

Manufacturing and the service sector are two of the main employers, followed by retail trade. The average family income is $51,684 and unemployment is 7.2 per cent.

Almost 96 per cent of the population cited French as their mother tongue, while less than one per cent cited English. The total immigrant population is 1.45 per cent.

The riding of Berthier-Maskinongé was created in the 2004 redistribution from 49 per cent of Trois-Rivières riding, 30 per cent of Berthier-Montcalm and 26 per cent of St-Maurice.

Population: 103,516

RACES [Show Primaries]
Redistricting: Light Green=Added Territory, Red=Removed Territory,
Dark Green=Kept Territory
Date Type Results
Oct 19, 2015 General Election
 Ruth Ellen Brosseau(I)
22,942
42.17%
 Yves Perron
14,037
25.80%
 Pierre Destrempes
11,032
20.28%
 Marianne Foucrault
5,548
10.20%
 Cate Burton
847
1.56%
Date Type Results
May 02, 2011 General Election
 Ruth Ellen Brosseau
22,484
39.63%
 Guy André(I)
16,668
29.38%
 Francine Gaudet
8,109
14.29%
 Marie-Claude Godue
7,909
13.94%
 Léonie Matteau
1,193
2.10%
 Martin Jubinville
375
0.66%
Oct 14, 2008 General Election
 Guy André(I)
24,945
45.83%
 Marie-Claude Godue
12,078
22.19%
 Jean-Luc Matteau
10,035
18.44%
 André Chauvette
5,684
10.44%
 Denis Lefebvre
1,691
3.11%
Jan 23, 2006 General Election
 Guy André(I)
26,191
48.50%
 Marie-Claude Godue
16,958
31.40%
 Serge Lafrenière
5,605
10.38%
 Anne-Marie Aubert
3,319
6.15%
 Nathalie Gratton
1,925
3.56%
Jun 28, 2004 General Election
 Guy André
29,358
59.63%
 Laurier Thibault
11,186
22.72%
 Ann Julie Fortier
5,661
11.50%
 Denis McKinnon
1,700
3.45%
 Eric Labrecque
1,327
2.70%

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