Female Candidates Ontario 2014

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On June 12


women will run for political office

34.6% of Green Candidates

34.6% of Liberal Candidates

25.2% of Conservative Candidates

41.1% of NDP Candidates

Percentage of Female Candidates per Party

The number of female candidates running has increased 3.5% since the 2011 provincial election. 

Only 40 of the 145 women running are in ridings that Equal Voice Toronto has identified as "winnable"

More women are running for political office, but will this translate into more women elected on June 12?          


Equal Voice Toronto


of all Candidates are Female

While political parties are running more women overall, female candidates still don't make up half of all nominees.    

Increase in Female Candidates over Time