Municipal political engagement statistics in Ontario

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| Published , updated January 18, 2024
  • In 2022, 7% (32 of 444) of municipalities will not hold elections, as their entire councils were elected by acclamation. [source]
  • In 2022, 31% (139 of 444) municipalities had their mayors or reeves acclaimed. Elections were not held in Armour, Armstrong, Brethour, Chamberlain, Chapleau, Charlton and Dack, Dawn-Euphemia, Dorion, Drummond/North Elmsley, East Garafraxa, Enniskillen, Evanturel, Front of Yonge, Gordon/Barrie Island, Hilton, Hilton Beach, Hornepayne, Howick, Kerns, Lake of the Woods, Laurentian Hills, Minto, Oil Springs, Perry, Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls, South River, Tay, The Archipelago, Thessalon or Thornloe. [source]

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