Swaziland

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How is the national electoral register created?
  • Created by the EMB using its own data collection and/or other sources of data
If electoral register is created by the EMB, which method is used?
  • A periodic register (old data is discarded and new voter register is created for each electoral event)
If electoral register is created by the EMB, what type of technology used for collecting registration data?
  • Scanning technology for processing registration forms (Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) or Optical Character Recognition (OCR))
If the EMB uses technology to collect voter registration data, is biometric data captured and used during registration?
  • Yes, both fingerprint scans and photos
Is the biometric data used in voter identification at polling stations?
  • Yes
Is technology used for identifying voters at polling stations (electronic poll books)?
  • Yes, offline/only access to polling station registration data
How technology is used in relation paper voter lists?
  • Technology is used in addition to paper voter lists

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Is e-voting currently used in any elections with EMB participation?
  • No, e-voting is not used currently
If e-voting is currently being used, what type(s) of technology used?
  • Not applicable
If e-voting is currently being used, is it taking place in controlled or uncontrolled environment?
  • Not applicable
If e-voting is currently being used, is it available for all voters or only some groups of voters?
  • Not applicable
If e-voting is NOT currently being used, what is the current status of e-voting in general?
  • E-voting has never been used

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Are official election results processed by an electronic tabulation system?
  • No
If official election results processed by an electronic tabulation system, at which level results are entered into an electronic tabulation system?
  • Not applicable
In the last national election, how many days did it take for the EMB to establish final results?
  • Results are reported on the election day
In the last national election, how many days did it take for the EMB to announce certified results?
  • Results are reported on the election day

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Does the country use open source software in electoral processes?
  • Using open source systems have never been considered
What are the key reasons for or against using open source systems?
  • Not specified
What types of open source systems have been considered or used?
  • Not applicable

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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?
  • No
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?
  • No
Does the country publish the election (voting) results online?
  • No
If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, what is the level of aggregation?
  • Not applicable
If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, what is the level of detail?
  • Not applicable
If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, what is the timing of publication of results?
  • Not applicable
If the country publishes the election (voting) results online, are historical results also available?
  • Not applicable
Does the country publish seat allocation data online?
  • No
Does the country publish candidate/party financing reports online?
  • No