Nearly 1.2 million elementary and secondary school students from more than 8,000 schools participated in Student Vote Canada 2019. Votes were cast in all 338 ridings.
More than 1.1 million elementary and secondary school students participated in Student Vote Canada 2019, coinciding with the 2019 federal election.
After learning about the electoral process, researching the parties and platforms, and debating Canada’s future, students cast their ballots for the official candidates running in their school’s riding.
As of 3:00pm ET today (October 31), 1,198,988 votes were reported from 8,083 schools, with results from 338 federal ridings.
- The Liberal Party took 22.4% of the popular vote and won 111 seats, forming a minority government. Justin Trudeau won in his riding of Papineau.
- The NDP will form the official opposition with 24.8% of the popular vote and 98 seats. Jagmeet Singh won his seat in Burnaby South.
- The Conservative Party took 25% of the popular vote and won 93 seats. Andrew Scheer won his seat in Regina—Qu’Appelle.
- The Green Party took 18.1% of the popular vote and won 27 seats. Elizabeth May won her seat in Saanich—Gulf Islands.
- The Bloc Québecois took 1.4% of the popular vote and won 12 seats. Yves-François Blanchet won his seat in Beloeil—Chambly.
VIEW COMPLETE RESULTS HERE: https://studentvote.ca/results/canada2019/
RESULTS BY PROVINCE/TERRITORY:
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