First Estimate of Advance Poll Turnout

Preliminary Figures from Advance Polls in
Federal By-elections Now Available

GATINEAU, March 28, 2017 /CNW/ -

  • Preliminary figures indicate that 23,075 electors voted at the advance polls for the by‑elections in Calgary Heritage (Alberta), Calgary Midnapore (Alberta), Markham–Thornhill (Ontario), Ottawa–Vanier (Ontario) and Saint-Laurent (Quebec).
  • Note that these are preliminary estimates and that not all polls may have reported as yet.
  • The table below shows the number of electors who voted in advance in the current by‑elections and those who did so in the 42nd general election in 2015.

 

Electoral District

Preliminary Number of Voters at Advance Polls in Current By‑election

Official Number of Voters at Advance Polls in 42nd General Election

Calgary Heritage

4,843

11,179

Calgary Midnapore

4,450

9,544

Markham–Thornhill

5,577

11,085

Ottawa–Vanier

4,734

13,460

Saint-Laurent

3,471

8,342

Total

23,075

53,610

 

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