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Elections Canada conducts and commissions research on an ongoing basis, particularly following each general election and by-election. This section is the central location for accessing our research.

  • Post-election Evaluations
    • After each election, Elections Canada surveys electors about their experience and how they rate our services. The agency also produces reports on voter turnout and evaluations of our programs.
  • Research on Electoral Participation  
  • Administration of Elections
    • Elections Canada undertakes studies to understand public perceptions of federal election administration, compare approaches of different electoral management bodies, and examine potential impacts of changes from legislative initiatives.
  • Electoral Framework
    • Elections Canada undertakes studies examining the role of technology in voter registration and voting, the administration of elections and changes to electoral legislation.