Results in the School Board Elections of 2003 and 2007

All of Québec

Commissioners 2007 2003

School boards

69

69

Electoral divisions

1 305

1 311

Candidates elected by acclamation

879 (67.4%)

913 (69.6%)

Electoral divisions without candidates

13 (1%)

8 (0.6%)

Electoral divisions holding elections

413 (31.6%)

396 (30.2%)

Candidates for election

896

840

Recognized teams of candidates

18 teams (11 school boards)

12 teams (8 school boards)

Electors registered on the lists of electors

2 174 239

2 221 890

Participation rate

7.9%

8.4%

French school boards

Commissioners

2007

2003

School boards

60

60

Electoral divisions

1 144

1 148

Candidates elected by acclamation

778 (68%)

795 (69.3%)

Electoral divisions without candidates

11 (1%)

4 (0.3%)

Electoral divisions holding elections

355 (31%)

354 (30.4%)

Candidates for election

769

747

Recognized teams of candidates

16 teams (10 school boards)

11 teams (7 school boards)

Electors registered on the lists of electors

2 026 237

2 118 095

Participation rate

7.2%

8.1%

English school boards

Commissioners

2007

2003

School boards

9

9

Electoral divisions

161

163

Candidates elected by acclamation

101 (62.7%)

118 (72.4%)

Electoral divisions without candidates

2 (1.2%)

4 (2.5%)

Electoral divisions holding elections

58 (36%)

42 (25.8%)

Candidates for election

127

93

Recognized teams of candidates

2 teams (1 school boards)

1 team (1 school boards)

Electors registered on the lists of electors

148 002

103 795

Participation rate

16.7%

14.6%