Reminders

Belonging and Leadership Supplementary 2009

Belonging and Leadership: 2009 Archive - Supplementary Information

Most people have a deep need to feel they belong: to a culture, to a community, to a cause. Communities are stronger when citizens put their energies toward civic responsibility, respect for others, social well-being and volunteerism.

 

2-1 Percentage Voter Turnout 

Percentage Voter Turnout for 2000 2004 2006 Federal Elections.jpg

 200020042006
Waterloo Region57.661.2
66.8
Ontario5861.866.6
Canada61.2 60.964.7


         

 

                        

 

 

Source: Elections Canada, Official Voting Results 2000, Thirty-eighth General election Table 11: Voting Results by Electoral District, Thirty-ninth general election Table 11:Voting Results by Electoral District retrieved from www.elections.ca; Wikipedia electoral riding placements

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2-2 Percent Population Making Contributions or Paying Dues to Social Clubs

Percent Population Making Contributions or Paying Dues to Social Clubs and Other Organizations, 2006.jpg 

Waterloo Region20.6
Ontario16.6
Canada18.7

 

 

 

Source:  Canadian Council of Learning based on Statistics Canada, Survey of Household Spending. Special Request

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2-3 Percent Somewhat Strong or Very Strong Sense of Community Belonging

Percent Somewhat Strong or Very Strong Sense of Community Belonging.jpg 

 2003
2005
20072008
Waterloo Region65.762.9 6866.2
Ontario62.363.46367.3
Canada61.662.36265

 

              

 

 

 

 

Source: http://www.statcan.ca/english/freepub/82-221-XIE/2006001/tables/t012b.pdf, http://www.statcan.ca/english/freepub/82-221-XIE/2008001/profiles-en.htm ; 2008 figures from Canada Health Reports, 2008

 

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