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General elections, participation survey

The statistics present election participation in different groups in society, broken down by county, sex, age, income and civil status. Results supplement the vote count, which shows election participation overall and in different regions. The election participation survey is a sample-based survey.

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Election participation among persons with disabilities

2015-05-29

The voter turnout increased in the 2014 elections, but it did not increase in all parts of the country and there are still big differences between different population groups. For instance, the share is much bigger among those with higher level of education, particularly in the EU elections.

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Publications

Title Language Type Date
Floating voters Swedish with elements of English Report 2016-02-01
The Super Election Year 2014 Swedish with elements of English Report 2015-10-01
Who chose to choose? – Voter turnout in the 2014 elections Swedish with elements of English Report 2015-05-29
Political Participation among people with disabilities Swedish with elements of English Report 2015-04-16
Statistics on democracy – for the elections 2014 Swedish with elements of English Report 2014-06-25
Increasing voter volatility Swedish with elements of English Report 2013-09-18
Young people and democracy Swedish with elements of English Report 2012-12-06
One hundred years of Swedish voter turnout Swedish with elements of English Report 2012-12-06
Electoral Participation in the 2011 Re-elections Swedish with elements of English Report 2012-01-12
The Eight Parties Election 2010. Corrected version 2011-12-29 Swedish with elements of English Report 2011-12-21
Why the Alliance for Sweden won – A summary of results from the Election Survey 2006 Swedish with elements of English Report 2009-02-26
Statistics on Democracy 2008 Swedish with elements of English Report 2008-09-29
General elections. Part 4. Special studies Swedish with elements of English Report 2008-01-31
Electoral participation in the 2006 General Elections Swedish with elements of English SM 2007-04-12
Statistics on democracy 2006 Swedish with elements of English Report 2006-06-13
Statistics on democracy Swedish with elements of English Report 2005-10-06
General elections. Part 4. Special studies Swedish with elements of English Report 2004-01-30
Participation in the General Election in 2002 Swedish with elements of English SM 2003-04-09
Electoral Participation of Foreign Citizens in the 2002 Municipal Council Election Swedish with elements of English SM 2003-02-27

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