Ontario Premier with comfortable lead in home Riding of Don Valley West

May 16th, 2014 10:05 AM

(Toronto, May 16, 2014) Liberal Party Leader and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has a significant lead over her closest competitor, PC candidate Porter. According to the poll, 57% of decided voters will vote for the Premier on Election Day -- roughly 1% different to the popular vote (58.32%) she received in the last General Election in 2011 as the MPP for Don Valley West.

If a provincial Election were held today, which of the following Party's and their candidate would you most likely vote for or be leaning towards at this time?
EXCLUDING UNDECIDESValid Percent
The Liberals and Kathleen Wynne
The NDP and Kahlid Ahmed
The PC's and David Porter
The Green Party and Louis Fliss
57.1
5.2
35.1
2.6
Total100.0


If a provincial Election were held today, which of the following Party's and their candidate would you most likely vote for or be leaning towards at this time?
INCLUDING UNDECIDESValid Percent
The Liberals and Kathleen Wynne
The NDP and Kahlid Ahmed
The PC's and David Porter
The Green Party and Louis Fliss
Don't know
44.9
4.1
27.6
2.0
21.4
Total100.0

The poll (Don Valley West Survey Report) was conducted by OraclePoll and Environmental Communication Options between May 14 and 15th, 2014 using multi-lingual outbound callers based in Sudbury. The margin of error for this 400-person survey is +/- 4.9%, 19/20 times.

Additional polls indicating the performance of the other Party leaders in their home Ridings will be released in the near future.

Other Ontario Provincial Election 2014 related Polls conducted by OraclePoll and Environmental Communication Options include:

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