Iran, Islamic Republic of

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How is the national electoral register created?
  • Other
If electoral register is created by the EMB, which method is used?
  • Not applicable
If electoral register is created by the EMB, what type of technology used for collecting registration data?
  • Not applicable
If the EMB uses technology to collect voter registration data, is biometric data captured and used during registration?
  • Not applicable
Is the biometric data used in voter identification at polling stations?
  • No
Is technology used for identifying voters at polling stations (electronic poll books)?
  • No
How technology is used in relation paper voter lists?
  • Not applicable

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Is e-voting currently used in any elections with EMB participation?
  • Yes, in politically-binding sub-national elections (e.g. elections for regional legislature or executive office etc.)
If e-voting is currently being used, what type(s) of technology used?
  • Direct recording electronic (DRE) voting machines with and without voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT)
If e-voting is currently being used, is it taking place in controlled or uncontrolled environment?
  • E-voting takes place in controlled environment
If e-voting is currently being used, is it available for all voters or only some groups of voters?
  • Voters in particular constituencies (see comments)
If e-voting is NOT currently being used, what is the current status of e-voting in general?
  • Not applicable

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Are official election results processed by an electronic tabulation system?
  • Results are partly counted digitally
If official election results processed by an electronic tabulation system, at which level results are entered into an electronic tabulation system?
  • Polling station level, offline
In the last national election, how many days did it take for the EMB to establish final results?
  • 1 day
In the last national election, how many days did it take for the EMB to announce certified results?
  • 11 day

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Does the country use open source software in electoral processes?
    What are the key reasons for or against using open source systems?
      What types of open source systems have been considered or used?

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        Does the country provide individual online voter registration/polling assignment checks?
        • No
        Does the country publish the statistical overview of voter lists online?
        • Yes, at the national level
        Does the country publish full voter registers at the polling station level online?
        • No
        Does the country publish full voter registers at the national level online?
        • No
        Does the country publish the lists of parties and/or candidates registered for elections online?
          Does the country publish the election (voting) results online?
          • Yes, not machine readable
          If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, what is the level of aggregation?
          • National results are published
          If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, what is the level of detail?
          • Partial results are published: total vote, voter turnout and summary of votes received by candidates
          If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, what is the timing of publication of results?
          • After availability of final results
          If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, are historical results also available?
          • No
          Does the country publish seat allocation data online?
            Does the country publish candidate/party financing reports online?