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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.

Statistical news

Election participation among persons with disabilities


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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Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database


Title Language Type Date
Who chose to choose? – Voter turnout in the 2014 elections English Rapport 2015-05-29
Political Participation among people with disabilities English Rapport 2015-04-16
One hundred years of Swedish voter turnout English Rapport 2012-12-06
Young people and democracy English Rapport 2012-12-06
Electoral Participation in the 2011 Re-elections English Rapport 2012-01-12

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