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November 11, 2014 14:27 ET

First Estimate of Advance Poll Turnout Released

Preliminary Figures from Federal By-election Advance Polls Now Available

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 11, 2014) -

  • Preliminary figures indicate that 6,750 Canadians voted at the advance polls for the by-elections in Whitby-Oshawa (Ontario) and Yellowhead (Alberta).

  • Note that these are preliminary estimates and that not all polls may have yet reported.

  • The table below shows the number of electors who voted in advance in the current by-elections and those who did so in the 41st general election in 2011.

Electoral District Preliminary Number of Voters at
Advance Polls in
Current By-election
Official Number of Voters at
Advance Polls in
41st General Election
Whitby-Oshawa 5,129 8,140
Yellowhead 1,621 4,862
Total 6,750 13,002

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