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Country vs country: Israel and United States compared: Government > Democracy > Presidential elections stats

Definitions

  • Registered voter turnout: The proportion of registered voters who actually voted.
  • Total vote: The total number of votes cast in the relevant election. Total vote includes valid and invalid votes, as well as blank votes in cases where these are separated from invalid votes. More information on valid, invalid and blank votes can be found at aceproject.org
  • Turnout: The number of votes divided by the Voting Age Population figure, expressed as a percentage.
  • Turnout per million: The number of votes divided by the Voting Age Population figure, expressed as a percentage. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Voter registration: The number of registered voters. The figure represents the number of names on the voters' register at the time that the registration process closes, as reported by the electoral management body.
  • Voting age population: 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
  • Voting age population per 1000: 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT Israel United States
Registered voter turnout 78.7%
Ranked 24th. 17% more than United States
67.4%
Ranked 55th.
Total vote 3.37 million
Ranked 31st.
105.41 million
Ranked 1st. 31 times more than Israel
Turnout 84.5
Ranked 8th. 71% more than United States
49.3
Ranked 64th.
Turnout per million 12.63
Ranked 31st. 74 times more than United States
0.17
Ranked 77th.
Voter registration 4.29 million
Ranked 36th.
156.42 million
Ranked 1st. 37 times more than Israel
Voting age population 3.99 million
Ranked 48th.
213.95 million
Ranked 1st. 54 times more than Israel
Voting age population per 1000 597.15
Ranked 29th.
737.5
Ranked 17th. 24% more than Israel

SOURCES: Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance 2003; Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance 2003. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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