Voter turnout statistics

Updated June 2010

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Country Year % Year % Year % Year %
ANGOLA 2008 87.36 1992 91 - -
BOTSWANA 2004 76.20 1999 77.11 1994 76.6 - -
DRC 2006 70.54 - - - - - -
LESOTHO 2007 50.2 2002 66.7 1998 71.8 1993 72.3
MADAGASCAR 2007 43.68 2006 61.93 2002 67.86 1998 60.13
MALAWI 2009 78.27 2004 54.3 1999 93.76 1994 80.54
MAURITIUS 2010 77.0 2005 81.52 2000 80.87 1995 79
MOZAMBIQUE 2009 44.63 2004 43.6 1999 74 1995 88
NAMIBIA 2004 84.4 1999 62 1994 76 - -
SEYCHELLES 2007 85.9 2002 84.5 1998 86 1993 86
SOUTH AFRICA 2009 77.30 2004 76.73 1999 89.3 1994 86.87
SWAZILAND 2008 54.0 2003 na 1998 60,4 1993 61.0
TANZANIA 2005 72.28 2000 72.8 1995 76.5 - -
ZAMBIA 2008 45.43 2006 70.77 2001 69 1996 58.7
ZANZIBAR 2005 90.8 2000 80 1995 na - -
ZIMBABWE 2008 42.75 2005 42 2000 48 1995 46.7

Non-EISA sources

INTERNATIONAL IDEA 2006, Voter Turnout Website, [www] http://www.idea.int/vt/index.cfm [opens new window] and pages following.

NOLEN, D, KRENNERICH, M & THIBOUT, B 1998, Elections in Africa: A Data Handbook, OUP.

WIKIPEDIA 2006, "Malawi general election, 2004", [www] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malawi_general_election,_2004 [opens new window].