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History of Federal Ridings since 1867


Women Candidates in General Elections - 1921 to Date


Note: Women were given the right to run as candidates in federal elections in 1920. (An Act respecting the Election of Members of the House of Commons and the Electoral Franchise ("Dominion Elections Act"), S.C. 1920, c. 46, s. 38, assented to on July 1, 1920.)

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Chronological Order



2015/10/19
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 533 88 16.51 %
New Democratic Party 145 18 12.41 %
Green Party of Canada 135 1 0.74 %
Liberal 105 50 47.61 %
Conservative Party of Canada 65 17 26.15 %
Bloc Québécois 21 2 9.52 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 21 0 0 %
Independent 11 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 7 0 0 %
Strength in Democracy 6 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 5 0 0 %
Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada 3 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 3 0 0 %
Parti Rhinocéros 3 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 1 0 0 %
Seniors Party of Canada 1 0 0 %
Marijuana Party 1 0 0 %

2011/05/02
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 451 76 16.85 %
New Democratic Party 124 40 32.25 %
Green Party of Canada 99 1 1.01 %
Liberal 90 6 6.66 %
Conservative Party of Canada 68 28 41.17 %
Bloc Québécois 24 1 4.16 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 23 0 0 %
Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 4 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 4 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 3 0 0 %
Parti Rhinocéros 3 0 0 %
Canadian Action Party 2 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 1 0 0 %

2008/10/14
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 445 69 15.50 %
Liberal 113 19 16.81 %
New Democratic Party 104 12 11.53 %
Green Party of Canada 90 0 0 %
Conservative Party of Canada 63 23 36.50 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 21 0 0 %
Bloc Québécois 20 15 75 %
Independent 8 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 5 0 0 %
Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada 3 0 0 %
Canadian Action Party 2 0 0 %
First Peoples National Party of Canada 1 0 0 %
neorhino.ca 1 0 0 %
Western Block Party 1 0 0 %
Work Less Party 1 0 0 %

2006/01/23
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 380 64 16.84 %
New Democratic Party 108 12 11.11 %
Liberal 79 21 26.58 %
Green Party of Canada 72 0 0 %
Conservative Party of Canada 38 14 36.84 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 24 0 0 %
Bloc Québécois 23 17 73.91 %
Canadian Action Party 8 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 8 0 0 %
Independent 7 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 7 0 0 %
Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada 1 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 1 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 1 0 0 %
Marijuana Party 1 0 0 %
Progressive Canadian Party 1 0 0 %
Western Block Party 1 0 0 %

2004/06/28
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 391 65 16.62 %
New Democratic Party 96 5 5.20 %
Green Party of Canada 78 0 0 %
Liberal 75 34 45.33 %
Conservative Party of Canada 36 12 33.33 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 28 0 0 %
Bloc Québécois 18 14 77.77 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 15 0 0 %
Canadian Action Party 12 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 11 0 0 %
Marijuana Party 9 0 0 %
Independent 7 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 2 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 2 0 0 %
Progressive Canadian Party 2 0 0 %

2000/11/27
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 373 62 16.62 %
New Democratic Party 88 5 5.68 %
Liberal 65 39 60 %
Progressive Conservative 39 1 2.56 %
Canadian Alliance 32 7 21.87 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 30 0 0 %
Natural Law Party of Canada 25 0 0 %
Green Party of Canada 21 0 0 %
Bloc Québécois 18 10 55.55 %
Canadian Action Party 17 0 0 %
Marijuana Party 12 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 11 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 10 0 0 %
Independent 5 0 0 %

1997/06/02
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 408 62 15.19 %
New Democratic Party 107 8 7.47 %
Liberal 84 37 44.04 %
Progressive Conservative 56 2 3.57 %
Natural Law Party of Canada 38 0 0 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 28 0 0 %
Green Party of Canada 27 0 0 %
Reform Party of Canada 23 4 17.39 %
Bloc Québécois 16 11 68.75 %
Canadian Action Party 13 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 5 0 0 %
Independent 5 0 0 %

1993/10/25
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 476 53 11.13 %
New Democratic Party 113 1 0.88 %
Progressive Conservative 67 1 1.49 %
Liberal 64 36 56.25 %
Natural Law Party of Canada 57 0 0 %
National Party of Canada 35 0 0 %
Abolitionist Party of Canada 24 0 0 %
Reform Party of Canada 23 7 30.43 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 23 0 0 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 17 0 0 %
Green Party of Canada 16 0 0 %
Party for the Commonwealth of Canada 11 0 0 %
Bloc Québécois 10 8 80 %
Canada Party 5 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 5 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 5 0 0 %
Independent 1 0 0 %

1988/11/21
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 302 39 12.91 %
New Democratic Party 84 5 5.95 %
Liberal 53 13 24.52 %
Progressive Conservative 37 21 56.75 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 32 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 20 0 0 %
Green Party of Canada 15 0 0 %
Parti Rhinocéros 14 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 13 0 0 %
Party for the Commonwealth of Canada 11 0 0 %
Reform Party of Canada 8 0 0 %
Christian Heritage Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Confederation of Regions Western Party 4 0 0 %
Independent 4 0 0 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 1 0 0 %

1984/09/04
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 213 27 12.67 %
New Democratic Party 64 3 4.68 %
Liberal 43 5 11.62 %
Progressive Conservative 23 19 82.60 %
Communist Party of Canada 13 0 0 %
Parti Rhinocéros 13 0 0 %
Parti Nationaliste du Québec 11 0 0 %
Green Party of Canada 11 0 0 %
Confederation of Regions Western Party 8 0 0 %
Independent 8 0 0 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Party for the Commonwealth of Canada 5 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 2 0 0 %

1980/02/18
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 218 14 6.42 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 62 0 0 %
New Democratic Party 33 2 6.06 %
Liberal 23 10 43.47 %
Union Populaire 21 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 14 2 14.28 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 14 0 0 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 11 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 11 0 0 %
Parti Rhinocéros 11 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 10 0 0 %
Independent 8 0 0 %

1979/05/22
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 195 10 5.12 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 48 0 0 %
New Democratic Party 47 2 4.25 %
Liberal 21 6 28.57 %
Communist Party of Canada 19 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 14 2 14.28 %
Parti Rhinocéros 14 0 0 %
Libertarian Party of Canada 10 0 0 %
Union Populaire 10 0 0 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 7 0 0 %
Independent 4 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 1 0 0 %

1974/07/08
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 137 9 6.56 %
New Democratic Party 42 0 0 %
Marxist-Leninist Party 28 0 0 %
Liberal 20 8 40 %
Communist Party of Canada 19 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 11 1 9.09 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 8 0 0 %
Independent 6 0 0 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 3 0 0 %

1972/10/30
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 71 5 7.04 %
New Democratic Party 28 1 3.57 %
No affiliation to a recognised party 18 0 0 %
Liberal 10 3 30 %
Progressive Conservative 6 1 16.66 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 5 0 0 %
Independent 4 0 0 %

1968/06/25
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 36 1 2.77 %
New Democratic Party 21 1 4.76 %
Progressive Conservative 6 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 2 0 0 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 2 0 0 %
Ralliement Créditiste 2 0 0 %
Independent 1 0 0 %
Liberal 1 0 0 %
Independent Progressive Conservative 1 0 0 %

1965/11/08
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 37 4 10.81 %
New Democratic Party 16 1 6.25 %
Liberal 8 2 25 %
Progressive Conservative 8 1 12.5 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 3 0 0 %
Independent Liberal 1 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 1 0 0 %

1963/04/08
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 40 4 10 %
New Democratic Party 13 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 12 1 8.33 %
Liberal 6 3 50 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 6 0 0 %
Independent 2 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 1 0 0 %

1962/06/18
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 26 5 19.23 %
Progressive Conservative 7 3 42.85 %
New Democratic Party 7 0 0 %
Liberal 6 2 33.33 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 4 0 0 %
Independent 1 0 0 %
Communist Party of Canada 1 0 0 %

1958/03/31
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 21 2 9.52 %
Liberal 8 0 0 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 8 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 3 2 66.66 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 2 0 0 %

1957/06/10
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 29 2 6.89 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 13 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 5 2 40 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 5 0 0 %
Liberal 4 0 0 %
Independent Liberal 1 0 0 %
Labor-Progressive Party 1 0 0 %

1953/08/10
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 47 4 8.51 %
Labor-Progressive Party 22 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 10 3 30 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 10 0 0 %
Liberal 3 1 33.33 %
Independent Liberal 1 0 0 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 1 0 0 %

1949/06/27
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 11 0 0 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 5 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 3 0 0 %
Union of Electors 2 0 0 %
Liberal 1 0 0 %

1945/06/11
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 19 1 5.26 %
Labor-Progressive Party 8 0 0 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 6 1 16.66 %
Social Credit Party of Canada 2 0 0 %
Progressive Conservative 2 0 0 %
Liberal 1 0 0 %

1940/03/26
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 9 1 11.11 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 5 0 0 %
Unity 1 1 100 %
Independent 1 0 0 %
New Democracy 1 0 0 %
United Farmers of Ontario-Labour 1 0 0 %

1935/10/14
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 16 2 12.5 %
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 7 0 0 %
Reconstruction Party 5 0 0 %
Independent Conservative 1 1 100 %
United Farmers of Ontario-Labour 1 1 100 %
Independent 1 0 0 %
Liberal 1 0 0 %

1930/07/28
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 10 1 10 %
Liberal 3 0 0 %
Farmer 2 0 0 %
Independent 2 0 0 %
Progressive 1 1 100 %
Independent Conservative 1 0 0 %
Labour 1 0 0 %

1926/09/14
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 2 1 50 %
Progressive 1 1 100 %
Liberal 1 0 0 %

1925/10/29
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 4 1 25 %
Progressive 1 1 100 %
Independent Conservative 1 0 0 %
Independent 1 0 0 %
Labour 1 0 0 %

1921/12/06
Party Candidates Elected Percentage Elected
Total 4 1 25 %
Labour 2 0 0 %
Progressive 1 1 100 %
Liberal 1 0 0 %


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