Table 3 
Reasons for not voting by province, 2015 federal election 

Reasons for not voting by province, 2015 federal election
  Canada Newfoundland and Labrador Prince Edward Island Nova Scotia New Brunswick Quebec
  %%%%%%
Everyday life or health reasons 48 48 44 45 45 45
Too busy 23 18 19E 19 21 22
Out of town 12 19 11E 9 9 11E
Illness or disability 12 11 14E 17 14 12
Political reasons 39 41 37 42 37 44
Not interested in politics 32 36 33E 36 32 37
Electoral process-related reasons 8 6E 12E 8E 12E 7
All other reasons 5 5 7E 4E 6E 4
  Canada Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia
  %%%%%%
Everyday life or health reasons 48 50 45 50 48 48
Too busy 23 25 25 25 23 23
Out of town 12 12 9 14 12 12
Illness or disability 12 13 11 11 13 13
Political reasons 39 38 40 36 35 35
Not interested in politics 32 31 32 28 25 25
Electoral process-related reasons 8 7 8 7E 11 11
All other reasons 5 5 6 7 7 7
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Source(s):
Labour Force Survey (3701).
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