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 Greece

The table below shows the statistics from recent elections in Greece. 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 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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Popu­lation
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
62.47%
6,216,996
9,951,970
69.36%
8,963,093
10,767,827
0.99%
 Yes
2009
70.92%
7,044,479
9,933,385
79.24%
8,889,858
10,737,428
2.64%
 Yes
2007
74.14%
7,355,684
9,921,343
79.59%
9,242,235
10,706,290
2.70%
 Yes
2004
76.62%
7,575,190
9,886,807
87.66%
8,641,126
10,665,989
2.20%
 Yes
2000
74.97%
7,027,007
9,373,439
89.02%
7,893,346
10,349,420
1.60%
 Yes
1996
76.34%
6,952,938
9,107,766
83.88%
8,289,470
10,493,000
2%
 Yes
1993
82.95%
7,019,925
8,462,636
85.61%
8,200,200
10,380,000
1.70%
 Yes
1989
84.50%
6,799,485
8,061,803
85.84%
7,769,300
10,090,000
1.50%
 Yes
1985
83.81%
6,421,466
7,661,588
87.35%
7,351,160
9,934,000
0.90%
 Yes
1981
81.50%
5,753,478
7,059,778
84.48%
6,810,300
9,729,000
1.40%
 Yes
1977
81.11%
5,193,891
6,403,738
82.41%
6,302,240
9,268,000
1.20%
 Yes
1974
79.58%
4,966,558
6,241,066
82.73%
6,003,200
8,960,000
1.10%
 Yes
1964
81.69%
4,626,290
5,662,965
83.64%
5,531,500
8,510,000
0.60%
 Yes
1963
83.04%
4,702,791
5,662,965
85.32%
5,512,000
8,480,000
0.80%
 Yes
1961
81.87%
4,640,512
5,668,298
86.34%
5,374,720
8,398,000
0.40%
 Yes
1958
75.48%
3,863,982
5,119,148
73.87%
5,230,720
8,173,000
0.40%
 Yes
1956
74.97%
3,379,445
4,507,907
67.87%
4,979,220
8,031,000
0.40%
 Yes
1952
75.37%
1,600,172
2,123,150
73.87%
2,166,080
7,736,000
0.50%
 Yes
1951
77.20%
1,717,012
2,224,246
80.16%
2,142,000
7,650,000
0.50%
 Yes
1950
1,696,146
80.10%
2,117,640
7,563,000
0.40%
 Yes
1946
1,121,696
53.54%
2,095,240
7,483,000
1.20%
 Yes

EU Parliament

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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Population
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
2014
59.97%
5,941,825
9,907,995
67.53%
8,798,915
10,775,557
3.80%
 Yes
2009
52.63%
5,261,355
9,996,353
59.18%
8,889,858
10,737,428
2.55%
 Yes
2004
63.22%
6,283,637
9,938,863
70.33%
8,934,797
11,040,650
2.56%
 Yes
1999
71.49%
6,711,728
9,388,417
78.68%
8,530,354
10,861,402
4.23%
 Yes
1994
73.18%
6,804,427
9,297,764
84.98%
8,007,409
10,510,996
3.99%
 Yes
1989
79.90%
6,669,562
8,347,387
89.78%
7,428,937
10,058,103
1.90%
 Yes
1984
77.20%
6,014,119
7,790,309
84.31%
7,133,666
9,872,102
1%
 Yes
1981
78.60%
5,752,789
7,319,070
82.96%
6,934,332
9,700,826
0%
 Yes