See also the publications Voter Turnout Since 1945: A Global Report and Voter Turnout in Western Europe since 1945: A Regional Report, which are based on the data in this database.

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Voter turnout data for Egypt

The table below shows the statistics from recent elections in Egypt. The data has been verified where possible. You can click on any cell to see when the data was last reviewed. You can also help us make the database better by suggesting updates or corrections.

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Parliamentary

Year
The year the election took place or a law was passed, etc
Voter Turn­out
The voter turnout (of the only or final round) as defined as the percentage of registered voters who actually voted
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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.
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Regi­-
stration
The number of registered voters. The figure represents the number of names on the voters' register at the time that the registration process closes (cut-off date), as reported by the electoral management body.
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VAP Turn­out
The voter turnout as defined as the percentage of the voting age population that actually voted
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Voting age popu­-
lation
The voting age population (VAP) includes all citizens above the legal voting age
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Popu-
lation
The total population
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Invalid votes
A vote needs to fulfill a number of criteria to be considered as valid.
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Compulsory voting
2012
62.04%
29,279,884
47,192,169
54.99%
53,245,955
83,688,164
 Yes
2010
27.47%
7,995,022
29,109,107
16.16%
49,477,735
80,471,869
 Yes
2005
28.13%
8,790,708
31,253,417
19.75%
44,509,556
77,505,756
3.40%
 Yes
2000
24,602,241
37,063,756
65,158,549
 Yes
1995
47.99%
10,072,017
20,987,453
30.41%
33,115,600
59,135,000
2.50%
 Yes
1990
44.43%
7,253,168
16,326,229
25.03%
28,980,050
52,691,000
4.80%
 Yes
1987
50.32%
7,207,467
14,324,162
27.21%
26,487,000
49,050,000
5.50%
 Yes
1984
43.14%
5,323,086
12,339,418
21.59%
24,654,780
45,657,000
3.30%
 Yes
1979
11,000,000
42,855,980
 Yes
1976
39.77%
3,803,973
9,564,482
18.95%
20,068,980
37,866,000
 Yes

Presidential

Year
The year the election took place or a law was passed, etc
Voter Turn­out
The voter turnout (of the only or final round) as defined as the percentage of registered voters who actually voted
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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.
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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 (cut-off date), as reported by the electoral management body.
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VAP Turn­out
The voter turnout as defined as the percentage of the voting age population that actually voted
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Voting age popu­lation
The voting age population (VAP) includes all citizens above the legal voting age
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Popu-
lation
The total population
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Invalid votes
A vote needs to fulfil a number of criteria to be considered as valid.
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Compulsory voting
2012
51.85%
26,420,763
50,958,794
49.62%
53,245,955
83,688,164
3.19%
 Yes
2005
22.95%
7,305,036
31,826,284
16.41%
44,509,556
77,505,756
2.40%
 Yes