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Rousseau


Description of the electoral division

(Explanatory note)

The division of Rousseau comprises the following municipalities: Chertsey (M), Rawdon (M), Saint-Alexis (P), Saint-Alexis (VL), Saint-Calixte (M), Saint-Esprit (M), Saint-Hippolyte (M), Sainte-Julienne (M), Saint-Lin-Laurentides (V), Saint-Roch-de-l'Achigan (M), Saint-Roch-Ouest (M) and Sainte-Sophie (M).



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Total area

1 298,6 km2

Registered electors
(General Election of April 7, 2014)

63 181 electors


History of the electoral division

(Explanatory notes)

1980 The electoral division of ROUSSEAU is created. It is made up of:
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Joliette-Montcalm
    (11 108 electors);
  • a part of the previous electoral division of L'Assomption
    (7 074 electors);
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Prévost
    (18 091 electors).
1985 The new electoral division of ROUSSEAU is made up of:
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Prévost
    (14 electors);
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Rousseau
    (38 516 electors).
1988 The new electoral division of ROUSSEAU is made up of:

a part of the previous electoral division of Rousseau
(38 161 electors).
1992 The new electoral division of ROUSSEAU is made up of:
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Joliette
    (872 electors);
  • a part of the previous electoral division of L'Assomption
    (1 921 electors);
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Masson
    (3 800 electors);
  • a part of the previous electoral division of Rousseau
    (27 050 electors).
2001 The new electoral division of ROUSSEAU is made up of:

a part of the previous electoral division of Rousseau
(44 051 electors).
2011 The new electoral division of ROUSSEAU comprises
  • Part of the former electoral division of Rousseau (43,637 electors); and 
  • Part of the former electoral division of Bertrand (9,438 electors). 

Socioeconomic files

(Update March 2014)

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