Voting

FPTP with more than 2 alternatives

Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±pp Expenditures
Conservative Paul Forseth 15,693 32.87 -22.38 $65,539
New Democratic Steve McClurg 15,580 32.63 +19.79 $49,764
Liberal Dave Haggard 13,080 27.40 -1.31 $66,051
Green Carli Travers 2,684 5.62 $1,886
Christian Heritage Jack Hummelman 700 1.46 $15,340
Total valid votes 47,737 100.00
Total rejected ballots 133 0.28
Turnout 47,870 63.64
Conservative Notional hold Swing -21.1

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All 308 seats in the House of Commons of Canada
155 seats needed for a majority
Opinion polls
Turnout 61.1%
First party Second party Third party
Leader Stephen Harper Jack Layton Michael Ignatieff
Party Conservative New Democratic Liberal
2008 143 seats, 37.65% 37 seats, 18.18% 77 seats, 26.26%
Seat per vote  4.19  3.36  1.8
2011 166 103 34
39.62% 30.63% 18.91%
Popular vote 5,832,401 4,508,474 2,783,175