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Government > Democracy > Presidential elections > Voting age population: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: International IDEA has chosen to use not only the reported registration rate to calculate turnout percentages, but also the voting age population (VAP) which includes all citizens above the legal voting age.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United States 213.95 million 2003
2 Russia 109.04 million 2003
3 Brazil 102.8 million 2003
4 Mexico 62.68 million 2003
5 Nigeria 52.79 million 2003
6 Bangladesh 48.8 million 2003
7 France 44.08 million 2003
8 Philippines 40.29 million 2003
9 Ukraine 38.27 million 2003
10 Iran 32.59 million 2003
11 Poland 28.44 million 2003
12 South Korea 28.16 million 2003
13 Argentina 23.88 million 2003
14 Romania 18.6 million 2003
15 Algeria 16.71 million 2003
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 16.69 million 2003
16 Peru 15.43 million 2003
17 Sudan 15.25 million 2003
18 Venezuela 14.13 million 2003
19 Uzbekistan 13.29 million 2003
20 Kenya 12.66 million 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 12.07 million 2003
21 Sri Lanka 11 million 2003
22 Uganda 10.21 million 2003
23 Kazakhstan 10.15 million 2003
24 Chile 10.07 million 2003
25 Ghana 8.8 million 2003
26 Mozambique 8.3 million 2003
27 Portugal 7.81 million 2003
28 Belarus 7.58 million 2003
29 Madagascar 7.31 million 2003
30 Cote d'Ivoire 7.3 million 2003
31 Ecuador 6.89 million 2003
32 Bulgaria 6.44 million 2003
33 Austria 6.34 million 2003
34 Cameroon 6.29 million 2003
35 Zimbabwe 5.84 million 2003
36 Guatemala 5.78 million 2003
37 Mali 5.28 million 2003
38 Burkina Faso 5.03 million 2003
39 Angola 4.99 million 2003
40 Dominican Republic 4.95 million 2003
41 Niger 4.74 million 2003
42 Tunisia 4.72 million 2003
43 Azerbaijan 4.67 million 2003
44 Senegal 4.54 million 2003
45 Zambia 4.47 million 2003
46 Haiti 4.21 million 2003
47 Finland 4.17 million 2003
48 Israel 3.99 million 2003
49 Slovakia 3.77 million 2003
50 Bolivia 3.6 million 2003
51 Georgia 3.59 million 2003
52 Chad 3.55 million 2003
53 Guinea 3.52 million 2003
54 Croatia 3.48 million 2003
55 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.26 million 2003
56 El Salvador 3.21 million 2003
57 Honduras 3.07 million 2003
58 Tajikistan 3.03 million 2003
59 Moldova 2.91 million 2003
60 Burundi 2.86 million 2003
61 Paraguay 2.78 million 2003
62 Lithuania 2.74 million 2003
63 Benin 2.69 million 2003
64 Ireland 2.68 million 2003
65 Kyrgyzstan 2.64 million 2003
66 Nicaragua 2.45 million 2003
67 Armenia 2.38 million 2003
68 Uruguay 2.33 million 2003
69 Togo 2.12 million 2003
70 Sierra Leone 2.03 million 2003
71 Singapore 1.98 million 2003
72 Costa Rica 1.94 million 2003
73 Panama 1.74 million 2003
74 Central African Republic 1.59 million 2003
75 Slovenia 1.5 million 2003
76 Mongolia 1.47 million 2003
77 Republic of Macedonia 1.44 million 2003
78 Mauritania 1.2 million 2003
79 Namibia 876,828 2003
80 Gabon 614,709 2003
81 The Gambia 542,850 2003
82 Cyprus 487,702 2003
83 Djibouti 332,151 2003
84 Guinea-Bissau 311,674 2003
85 Comoros 304,200 2003
86 Cape Verde 213,973 2003
87 Iceland 192,410 2003
88 Maldives 130,286 2003
89 Sao Tome and Principe 67,504 2003
90 Seychelles 52,267 2003
91 Palau 13,159 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Government > Democracy > Presidential elections > Voting age population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance 2003. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Democracy/Presidential-elections/Voting-age-population

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Interesting observations about Government > Democracy > Presidential elections > Voting age population

United States ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Christian countries in 2003.
Brazil ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Catholic countries in 2003.
Mexico ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2003.
Nigeria ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2003.
Russia ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Former Soviet republics in 2003.
Algeria ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Former French colonies in 2003.
France ranked first for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst European Union in 2003.
All of the top 2 countries by democracy > presidential elections > voting age population are Cold countries'.
Bangladesh ranked second for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Muslim countries in 2003.
Ukraine ranked second for democracy > presidential elections > voting age population amongst Eastern Europe in 2003.

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