John Tory won his bid for re-election in 2022, and was mayor of Toronto from 2014 until his resignation in 2023. Tory received by far the highest volumes of total tweets (31,717) and abusive tweets (8,648).
Gil Penalosa was the second place mayoral candidate and received the second highest volume of abusive tweets (1,076).
Top 10 Toronto Candidates: Highest Volume of Tweets
Candidates are ranked based on the volume of total tweets they received.
Tory Alone Received Over Half of All Abusive Tweets
John Tory received 54% of all abusive tweets tracked among Toronto candidates. Over one in four tweets received by Tory were abusive.
Toronto Candidates: Abusive Tweets
Over one in four tweets received by John Tory were abusive
Some candidates, such as John Tory, Josh Matlow and Brad Bradford, had multiple active Twitter accounts during the election period. Their respective accounts in question are denoted.