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Estimate of Turnout at Advance Polls Now Available

News Release

Gatineau, Tuesday, October 20, 2020

  • Elections Canada has released the estimated number of electors who voted on the four advance polling days in the federal by-elections under way in York Centre (Ontario) and Toronto Centre (Ontario).
  • Advance polls were open from Friday, October 16, to Monday, October 19, for 12 hours each day from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • According to the preliminary data, 14,266 electors voted at the advance polls in the two by-elections. It should be noted that this figure is an estimate, as some polls may not have reported yet.
Electoral District Preliminary Number of Voters at Advance Polls in Current By-election Official Number of Voters at Advance Polls in 43rd General Election
Toronto Centre 7,960 13,140
York Centre 6,306 9,881

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