Iceland

Change country

Parliamentary
Year Voter
Turnout
Total
vote
Registration VAP
Turnout
Voting
age
population
Population Invalid
votes
Compulsory
voting
2017 81.20 % 201,777 248,502 2.74 % No
2016 79.18 % 195,200 246,511 75.68 % 254,202 335,878 2.90 % No
2013 81.44 % 193,792 237,957 80.01 % 242,209 321,857 0.30 % No
2009 85.12 % 193,975 227,896 84.74 % 228,910 306,694 3.50 % No
2007 83.60 % 185,071 221,368 84.65 % 218,641 301,931 1.60 % No
2003 87.70 % 185,311 211,289 89.12 % 207,932 279,384 1.20 % No
1999 84.07 % 169,431 201,525 86.18 % 196,604 276,418 2.20 % No
1995 87.38 % 167,751 191,973 87.83 % 190,990 269,000 1.60 % No
1991 87.62 % 160,142 182,768 88.67 % 180,600 258,000 1.50 % No
1987 90.10 % 154,438 171,402 92.32 % 167,280 246,000 1.10 % No
1983 88.60 % 133,764 150,977 88.19 % 151,680 237,000 2.50 % No
1979 89.34 % 126,929 142,073 90.59 % 140,120 226,000 2.50 % No
1978 90.27 % 124,377 137,782 89.56 % 138,880 224,000 1.70 % No
1974 91.44 % 115,575 126,388 87.56 % 132,000 220,000 1.30 % No
1971 90.44 % 106,975 118,289 89.37 % 119,700 210,000 1.50 % No
1967 91.37 % 97,855 107,101 88.96 % 110,000 200,000 1.80 % No
1963 91.14 % 90,958 99,798 89.39 % 101,750 185,000 1.80 % No
1959 90.63 % 86,426 95,637 89.73 % 96,320 172,000 1.50 % No
1956 92.07 % 84,355 91,618 91.92 % 91,770 161,000 2.00 % No
1953 89.90 % 78,754 87,601 92.11 % 85,500 150,000 1.70 % No
1949 89.03 % 73,432 82,481 88.90 % 82,600 140,000 1.70 % No
1946 87.41 % 67,895 77,670 87.18 % 77,880 132,000 1.40 % No
Presidential
Year Voter
Turnout
Total
vote
Registration VAP
Turnout
Voting
age
population
Population Invalid
votes
Compulsory
voting
2020 66.92 % 168,821 252,267 63.39 % 266,312 350,734 3.03 % No
2016 75.67 % 185,390 245,004 72.93 % 254,202 335,878 1.52 % No
2012 69.32 % 163,251 235,495 68.91 % 236,899 313,183 2.48 % No
2004 62.92 % 134,374 213,553 63.72 % 210,873 290,570 0.60 % No
1996 85.90 % 167,319 194,784 86.96 % 192,410 271,000 1.20 % No
1988 72.80 % 126,535 173,800 72.31 % 175,000 250,000 0.20 % No
1980 90.50 % 129,595 143,196 91.68 % 141,360 228,000 0.40 % No
1968 92.16 % 103,900 112,737 91.14 % 114,000 200,000 0.80 % No
1952 82.03 % 70,457 85,887 80.69 % 87,320 148,000 3.20 % No

Disclaimer: Maps presented do not imply on the part of the Institute any judgement on the legal status of any territory or the endorsement of such boundaries, nor does the placement or size of any country or territory reflect the political view of International IDEA. Maps are used in order to add visual clarity to data.