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First Estimate of Advance Poll Turnout

Preliminary Figures from Federal By-election Advance Polls Now Available

Gatineau, Tuesday, October 18, 2016

  • Preliminary figures indicate that 5,723 Canadians voted at the advance polls for the by-election in Medicine Hat–Cardston–Warner (Alberta).
  • 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-election 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
Medicine Hat–Cardston–Warner 5,723 8,122

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