Ghana

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Parliamentary
Year Voter
Turnout
Total
vote
Registration VAP
Turnout
Voting
age
population
Population Invalid
votes
Compulsory
voting
2016 67.55 % 10,614,718 15,712,499 70.88 % 14,974,531 26,908,262 1.75 % No
2012 80.01 % 11,226,352 14,031,793 82.05 % 13,682,083 24,652,402 1.58 % No
2008 69.52 % 8,671,272 12,472,758 66.59 % 13,021,558 23,434,573 2.40 % No
2004 85.12 % 8,813,908 10,354,970 79.98 % 11,020,508 20,757,032 2.10 % No
2000 61.19 % 6,546,695 10,698,652 64.55 % 10,141,400 20,212,000 1.60 % No
1996 65.00 % 5,980,000 9,200,000 67.96 % 8,799,420 17,958,000 No
1992 28.07 % 2,059,415 7,336,846 30.01 % 6,862,370 15,959,000 No
1979 35.25 % 1,770,379 5,022,092 37.11 % 4,770,420 11,094,000 No
1969 63.20 % 1,493,281 2,362,665 42.13 % 3,544,800 8,440,000 No
1956 50.06 % 697,257 1,392,874 34.57 % 2,017,130 4,691,000 No
Presidential
Year Voter
Turnout
Total
vote
Registration VAP
Turnout
Voting
age
population
Population Invalid
votes
Compulsory
voting
2020 78.89 % 13,432,857 17,027,641 81.07 % 16,569,222 29,340,248 2.33 % No
2016 68.62 % 10,781,917 15,712,499 72.00 % 14,974,531 26,908,262 1.54 % No
2012 80.15 % 11,246,982 14,031,793 82.20 % 13,682,083 24,652,402 2.20 % No
2008 72.91 % 9,094,364 12,472,758 69.84 % 13,021,558 23,434,573 2.40 % No
2004 85.12 % 8,813,908 10,354,970 79.98 % 11,020,508 20,757,032 2.10 % No
2000 61.74 % 6,605,084 10,698,652 65.13 % 10,141,400 20,212,000 1.60 % No
1996 78.21 % 7,257,984 9,279,605 82.48 % 8,799,420 17,958,000 1.50 % No
1992 50.16 % 4,127,876 8,229,902 60.15 % 6,862,370 15,959,000 No

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