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Appendix A: Departmental Results Framework 8Retrospective Report on the 44th General Election of September 20, 2021

Core responsibility Electoral Administration and Oversight

Result: Canadians can exercise their democratic rights to vote and be a candidate

Indicators:

  • Percentage of electors included in the National Register of Electors
  • Percentage of polling places that meet Elections Canada's key accessibility criteria
  • Percentage of electors' residences that are within 6 kilometers of their assigned polling place on polling day
  • Percentage of electors' residences that are within 12 kilometers of their assigned polling place on advance polling days
  • Number of electors who attended the Inspire Democracy workshop on Becoming a Candidate
  • Percentage of candidates who are satisfied with the services and products provided by Elections Canada
Result: Canadians receive electoral information and services that meet their needs

Indicators:

  • Percentage of electors who are aware of the main voting methods
  • Percentage of electors who are satisfied with the information provided by Elections Canada
Result: Canada maintains a fair, secure, and transparent electoral process free of undue influence

Indicators:

  • Percentage of Canadians who have a positive perception of the administration of elections
  • Number of security incidents with a demonstrable effect on the electoral process
  • Election officers' level of compliance with procedures at the polls
  • Percentage of ineligible contributions that are returned to contributors or remitted to the Chief Electoral Officer, at the request of Elections Canada
  • Percentage of financial returns (all entities except third parties) that Elections Canada posts online within 10 business days of filing
  • Percentage of candidate returns for which the audit is completed within 12 months after the submission deadline

Programs

  • Voting Services Delivery and Field Management
  • National Register of Electors and Electoral Geography
  • Public Education and Information
  • Electoral Integrity and Regulatory Oversight

Footnotes

8 This Departmental Result Framework was in place between 2018 and 2021. For the most current version of the current Departmental Result Framework, please consult the agency's Departmental Plan.