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Maximiliano Herrera's Human Rights Site
The Home Page
Electoral Democracies
It ranks all the independent countries in three categories: Electoral Democracy, Pseudo Democracy and Dictatorship according to their electoral system. It also includes a list of the countries without elections.
Freedom in the World
It ranks all the independent countries according to their political freedoms and civil rights.

It also includes the website Freedom in the Territories which shows the same ranking for the related territories and non-independent regions.

World Rank
It contains a list of all independent countries in the world ranked according to
their HDI (Human Development Index) or living standard.
It means incomes, political situation, health system, social situation,etc....

The site also includes a link to World Rank in the Territories which includes the same statistics of living standard in the related non-independent territories.

A World in Trouble
This site shows the perception of the risk of a coup or a new conflict for every independent country. This perception is ranked in: HIGH, MEDIUM, LOW, VERY LOW and NONE.
New Countries
This site shows the possibilities of some territories becoming independent. The statistics includes the short term chances and the long term chances of achieving independence.

It also includes another list which shows the statistics of some independent countries to be annexed into another country in the future.

Military Power Index
The Military power index shows the influence of the military forces in the societies of the independent countries.

ELECTORAL LINKS

Adam Carr's Election Archive It contains a huge database with the results of the past world elections
IFES provides information and links about worldwide elections.
Parties and Elections in Europe This site contains several electoral links.
Electoral Management Systems (former Code Incorporated) delivers election and registration supplies worldwide and provides customized materials to support secure voting worldwide.
Lantrade Global Supplies provides professional solutions for all aspects of the electoral process.
The International Observer also contains an electoral calendar and other political news.
Bank Holidays also includes an electoral calendar.
Elections En Europe includes electoral results and information in all European countries at national, regional and local levels. (in French)
ACE Electoral Knowledge Network provides authoritative information on elections, promotes sustained networking among reputable election professionals and offers capacity development services to electoral management institutions and electoral assistance providers.
Electoral Geography provides a map of elections worldwide.


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LATEST UPDATES: 20/05/16

  • 6 June-Saint Lucia,Parliament
  • 17 July-Sao Tome and Principe,President
  • 11 September-Cape Verde,President


2016 PAST ELECTIONS


4 January-Marshall Islands,Indirect presidential election
7 January-Kiribati,Parliament 2nd round 
9 January-Bayelsa (Nigeria),Gubernatorial election
9 January-British Columbia (Canada),Municipal by-election in Coast Mountains School district #82
10 January-Catalonia (Spain),President (by the Parliament)
15 January-Western Australia (Australia),Local government by-elections in Merredin,Greater Geraldton and York
16 January-British Columbia (Canada),Municipal by-elections in Montrose and in Arrow Lake School district #10
16 January-Taiwan,President and Parliament
17 January-Colima (Mexico),Gubernatorial election
17 January-Japan,Local elections in Otsu,Tachiarai,Izumozaki,Suzaka,Ikawa,Nakatsugawa,Yaotsu,Rokunohe and Tomari
18-22 January-Laos,Communist Party: Congress and internal leadership elections
20 January-South Africa,Municipal by-elections for 3 municipalities in the state of KwaZulu-Natal, for 2 municipalities each in Free State and North West
and for 1 municipality each in of Eastern Cape and Gauteng 
21 January-Gujarat (India),State legislative assembly by-election for 1 seat in 168-Choryasi
21 to 28 January-Vietnam,Communist Party: Congress and internal leadership elections
22 January-Vanuatu,Parliament 
24 January-Portugal,President 
24 January-Japan,Local elections in Toma,Shikama,Toride,Tamamura,Yoshikawa,Iwakuni,Ginowan,Kori,Natori,Ono,Tokai,Hachioji,Komagane,Kumatori and Susaki
25 January-Bhutan,Local government elections 
26 January-Malta,Local council by-election in Kirkop
27 January-Marshall Islands,Repeat of the presidential election (by the Parliament)
31 January-Japan,Local elections in Itako,Fuchu,Gotemba,Tawaramoto,Moriya,Yoshino and Narusawa
1 February-Iowa (USA),Presidential Caucus
2 February-British Columbia (Canada),Provincial by-elections in the ridings of Vancouver–Mount Pleasant and Coquitlam
7 February-Costa Rica,Municipal elections
7 February-Japan,Mayoral election in Kyoto and local elections in Tsuruta,Tsukubamirai,Ageo,Miyake,Toyoda,Kiyama,Takatori,Kamisu,Higashikagura,Kawachi,Miyashiro,
Inami,Toin and Hokuryu
8 February-Rwanda,Village council elections
8 February-Nunavut (Canada),Territorial by-elections in Taloyoak and Kugaaruk
9 February-New Hampshire (USA),Presidential primary elections
13 February-India,State legislative assembly by-elections for 3 seats each in Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka and
for 1 seat each in Telangana,Madhya Pradesh,Punjab,Bihar and Tripura
14 February-Central African Republic,Presidential runoff election and rerun of Parliamentary election
14 February-Japan,Local elections in Morimachi,Aizumi and Hida
16 February-Wisconsin (USA),Municipal and local council primary elections
18 February-Uganda,President and Parliament 
20 February (by postal voting)-Victoria (Australia),by-election in Campaspe Shire Council- Western Ward 
20 February-Nevada (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
20 February-South Carolina (USA),Republican Party presidential primary elections
21 February-Comoros,Presidential election 1st round
21 February-Bolivia,Referendum on allowing the president to stand for a new term 
21 February-Japan,Local elections in Naka,Kasatsu,Gonohe,Oe,Kanegasaki,Inawashiro and Itayanagi
21-22 February-Niger,President 1st round and Parliament
22 February-Rwanda,District council elections
23 February-Nevada (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
24 February-South Africa,Municipal by-elections for 2 municipalities each in Limpopo and Western Cape and for 1 municipality each in KwaZulu-Natal and North West
24 February-Uganda,Local council elections 1st and 2nd phases
25 February-Jamaica,Parliamentary and local government elections 
26 February-Uganda,Local council elections 3rd phase
26 February-Ireland,Parliament
26 February-Kosovo,President (by the Parliament)
26 February-Iran,Parliamentary 1st round and Assembly of Experts (Senate) elections 
26 February-Western Australia (Australia),Local government by-election in Katanning
27 February-Rwanda,Mayoral elections except Kigali
27 February-South Carolina (USA),Democratic Party presidential primary elections
28 February-Japan,Local elections in Zao,Matsukawa,Higashikushira,Yotsukaido,Owariasahi and Tsushima
28 February-Hong Kong (China),Legislative council by-election for 1 seat in New Territories East
28 February-Tyrol (Austria),Municipal elections
28 February-Switzerland,Referendums on expelling the foreign criminals,on penalizing the speculation on food,on changing the law on road transit in the Alpine region
and on no penalty of marriage for any form of family union and Cantonal referendums about Notaries act, judicial code,education initiative,wages and marriage 
29 February-Sonsorol (Palau),State election
1 March-Alabama (USA),Presidential,US House and Senate primary elections
1 March-Alaska (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
1 March-American Samoa (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
1 March-Arkansas (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
1 March-Colorado (USA),Presidential Caucus
1 March-Georgia (USA),Presidential primary elections
1 March-Massachusetts (USA),Presidential primary elections
1 March-Minnesota (USA),Presidential Caucus
1 March-North Dakota (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
1 March-Oklahoma (USA),Presidential primary elections
1 March-Tennessee (USA),Presidential primary elections
1 March-Texas (USA),Presidential,US House,State House and State Senate primary elections
1 March-Vermont (USA),Presidential primary elections
1 March-Virginia (USA),Presidential and municipal primary elections
2 March-Uganda,Local council elections 4th phase
3 March-Uttar Pradesh (India),Legislative council by-elections for 36 members in a total of 35 constituencies
4 March-Uganda,Local council elections 5th phase
4 March-Samoa,Parliament 
5 March-Slovakia,Parliament
5 March-Kentucky (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
5 March-Kansas (USA),Presidential Caucus
5 March-Louisiana (USA),Presidential,municipal and local council primary elections
5 March-Maine (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
5 March-Nebraska (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
3 to 24 March (postal voting)-New Zealand,Referendum on changing the national flag
6 March-Maine (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
6 March-Hesse (Germany),Municipal elections
6 March-Benin,President 1st round 
6 March-Japan,Local elections in Misawa,Kuma,Mito and Sagara
8 March-American Samoa (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
8 March-Hawaii (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
8 March-Idaho (USA),Republican Party presidential primary elections
8 March-Michigan (USA),Presidential primary elections
8 March-Mississippi (USA),Presidential and US House primary elections
9 March-Kiribati,President 
9 March-Tristan da Cunha (Saint Helena and Ascension, United Kingdom),Island council and Chief Islander elections
9 March-Uganda,Local council elections 6th phase
10 March-Uganda,Local council elections 7th phase
12 March-Uganda,Local council elections 8th phase
12 March-District of Columbia (USA),Presidential Caucus
12 March-Guam (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
12 March-Virgin Islands (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
12 March-Northern Marianas (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
13 March-Puerto Rico (USA),Presidential primary elections
13 March-Germany,State elections in Baden-Württemberg,Rhineland-Palatinate and Saxony-Anhalt
13 March-Japan,Local elections in Hirauchi,Chiyoda,Hikari,Matsumoto,Imabetsu,Yugawara and Taga
15 March-Myanmar,President (by the Parliament)
15 March-Florida (USA),Presidential primary elections
15 March-Illinois (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
15 March-Missouri (USA),Presidential primary elections
15 March-North Carolina (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate and 1st round of the gubernatorial primary elections
15 March-Northern Marianas (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
15 March-Ohio (USA),Presidential,US House and Senate primary elections and local referendums 
16 March-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in two municipalities of KwaZulu-Natal and in 1 municipality each of the states of Eastern Cape,Free State and North West
18 March-Guyana,Local government elections 
18 March-Isle of Man (UK),Local Authority elections 
until 19 March-Western Sahara (Morocco),National Council election (elections held in the Free Zone and in the refugee camps in Algeria)
19 March-Queensland (Australia),Local government elections and Referendum on State Referendum amendments
20 March-Kazakhstan,Parliament 
20 March-Laos,Parliament 
20 March-Benin,President 2nd round 
20 March-Niger,President 2nd round 
20 March-Senegal,Referendum on Constitutional changes
20 March-Zanzibar (Tanzania),Repeat of the presidential,parliamentary and local elections 
20 March-Cape Verde,Parliament 
20 March-Congo Brazzaville,President 
20 March-Japan,Local elections in Kitagata,Daigo,Hebei,Kasagi,Hinata,Ikeda and Kahoku
21 March-India,Council of States by-elections for 5 seats in Punjab,3 seats in Kerala,
2 seats in Assam and 1 seat each in the states of Himachal Pradesh,Nagaland and Tripura
22 March-Rwanda,Mayoral election in Kigali
22 March-Arizona (USA),Presidential primary elections
22 March-Idaho (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
22 March-Utah (USA),Presidential Caucus
22 March-Alberta (Canada),Provincial by-election in the constituency of Calgary–Greenway 
26 March-Alaska (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
26 March-Hawaii (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
26 March-Washington State (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
26 March-Congo Kinshasa,Provincial,municipal,urban and local elections 
27 March-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Kumamoto and local elections in Shiriuchi,Kitakami,Yamato,Gojome,Kawasaki,Fujisato,Ugo,Nanyang and Ajigasawa
1 April-San Marino,Elections of two Capitani Reggenti (Chiefs of the State)
2 April-Vietnam,President (by the Parliament)
3 April-Japan,Local elections in Matsumae,Guyo,Koryo,Hiraizumi and Miyoshi
3 April-Abkhazia (Georgia),Local council elections 
3 April-Missouri (USA),Local Referendum in Ferguson
4 April-Saskatchewan (Canada),Provincial elections
4 April-Assam (India),Legislative assembly elections 1st phase 
4 April-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 1st phase for 18 seats
5 April-Wisconsin (USA),Presidential,municipal and local council primary elections
5 April-Alaska (USA),City council election in Anchorage
6 April-Netherlands,Referendum on the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine
6 April-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 3 wards of KwaZulu-Natal,in 2 wards each of North West and Western Cape and in 1 ward each of Eastern Cape,Free State and Limpopo
8 April-Djibouti,President
9 April-Wyoming (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
9 April-Louisiana (USA),Municipal and local council elections
9 April-Abuja (Nigeria),Local councillors elections
10 April-Peru,President and Parliament 
10 April-Chad,President 
10 April-Comoros,Presidential runoff elections and Gubernatorial elections 
10 April-Japan,Local elections in 27 cities and municipalities
11 April-Assam (India),Legislative assembly elections 2nd phase
11 April-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 1st phase for 31 seats
11-13 April-Darfur (Sudan),Referendum on administrative status
12 April-California (USA),City council primary elections in Long Beach
13 April-Syria,Parliament 
13 April-South Korea,Parliament 
16 April-Wyoming (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
17 April-Italy,Referendum on offshore drilling 
17 April-St Polten (Austria),Municipal election
17 April-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 2nd phase
17 April-Japan,Local elections in 30 cities and municipalities
19 April-Manitoba (Canada),Provincial elections 
19 April-New York (USA),Presidential primary elections
20 April-Laos,President (by the Parliament)
21 April-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 3rd phase
23 April-Ondo State (Nigeria),Local government elections
24 April-Austria,President 1st round
24 April-Serbia,Parliament 
24 April-Vojvodina (Serbia),Parliament
24 April-Equatorial Guinea,President 
24 April-Japan,Parliamentary by-elections for 2 seats in Hokkaido #5 and Kyoto #3 and Local elections in 33 cities and municipalities
24 April-Haiti,Presidential,local and parliamentary elections in 22 constituencies 2nd round 
25 April-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 4th phase
25 April-Ireland,Indirect Senate election
26 April-Connecticut (USA),Presidential primary elections
26 April-Delaware (USA),Presidential primary elections
26 April-Maryland (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate,municipal and local council primary elections
26 April-Pennsylvania (USA),Presidential,US House and Senate primary elections
26 April-Rhode Island (USA),Presidential primary elections
27 April-Guernsey (UK),Assembly election
29 April-Iran,Parliamentary runoff elections 
30 April-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 5th phase
3 May-Indiana (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
3 May-North Carolina (USA),State House,State Senate and runoff of the gubernatorial primary elections
3 May-Virginia (USA),Municipal and city council elections
3 May-Nunatsiavut (Canada),President
5 May-United Kingdom,Parliamentary by-elections for 2 seats in Ogmore and in Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough
5 May-London (UK),City assembly and Mayoral elections
5 May-Scotland (UK),Parliament
5 May-Northern Ireland (UK),Parliament
5 May-Wales (UK),Parliament
5 May-West Bengal (India),Legislative assembly elections 6th phase
7 May-Guam (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
7 May-Tasmania (Australia),Legislative council elections in Apsley and Elwick
7 May-Sarawak (Malaysia),State election
7 May-Singapore,Parliamentary by-election for 1 seat in Bukit Batok
8 May-Lebanon,Municipal elections 1st phase in Mount Lebanon
8 May-Trentino Alto Adige (Italy),Regional elections 1st round
9 May-Philippines,Presidential,Vice Presidential,Parliamentary,Senate and local elections
9 May-Mindanao (Philippines),Gubernatorial,mayoral and city council elections
9 May-New Brunswick (Canada),Municipal elections
10 May-Nebraska (USA),US House,State House and State Senate primary elections and Republican Party presidential primary elections
10 May-West Virginia (USA),Presidential,US House,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary election
11 May-Comoros,Rerun of the second round of the presidential election in 13 cities of Anjouan Island
15 May-Dominican Republic,Presidential,Vice Presidential,Parliamentary,Senate and local elections
15 May-Lebanon,Municipal elections 2nd phase in Beirut an Bekaa
15 May-Japan,Local elections in Shiranuka,Ichinomiya,Yasuda,Okutama,Kanzaki,Fussa,Odawara and Yamato
16 May-Kerala (India),Legislative assembly elections 
16 May-Tamil Nadu (India),Legislative assembly elections
16 May-Puducherry (India),Legislative assembly elections 
16 May-India,State assembly by-elections for 2 seats in Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand and
for 1 seat each in the States of Meghalaya,Arunachal Pradesh,Gujarat and Telangana
17 May-Kentucky (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
17 May-Oregon (USA),Presidential,US House,Senate,State House,State Senate,gubernatorial,
municipal and local council primary elections and local referendums
17 May-Idaho (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections


2016 UPCOMING ELECTIONS


22 May-Austria,President 2nd round
22 May-Vietnam,Parliamentary and People's Council (Senate) elections 
22 May-Cyprus,Parliament 
22 May-Trentino Alto Adige (Italy),Regional elections 2nd round
22 May-Tajikistan,Referendum on removing the presidential term limits (RFE/RL 10/2/16)
22 May-Burkina Faso,Municipal elections
22 May-Niger,Local elections
22 May-Lebanon,Parliamentary by-election in Jezzine and Municipal elections 3rd phase in South and Nabatieh
22 May-Turkey,MHP and AKP Parties: Internal leadership elections
24 May-Washington State (USA),Republican Party presidential Caucus
24 May-Georgia (USA),US House and Senate primary elections
26 May-Tonga,Parliamentary by-elections for 2 seats in Vava’u #16 and Tongatapu #4 
26-28 May-Canada,Conservative Party of Canada: Internal leadership election
29 May-Lebanon,Municipal elections 4th phase in North and Akkar
26-30 May-United States,Libertarian Party: Convention
30 May-Madhya Pradesh (India),State legislative assembly by-election for 1 seat in 132-Ghoradongri
31 May-Kayangel (Palau),State election
June-Tonga,Local elections
June-Nauru,Parliament
June-Sri Lanka,Local government elections
2 June-Lebanon,President (by the Parliament) 40th attempt
3 June-Maharashtra (India),Indirect Legislative council election for 1 seat for Thane constituency 
5 June-Romania,Local elections
5 June-Switzerland,Referendums on Pro Service public, unconditional basic income, fair traffic financing, changes to law on medically supported reproduction and asylum law changes
5 June-Mexico,Gubernatorial,Local assembly and municipal elections in Aguascalientes,Chihuahua,Durango,Hidalgo,
Oaxaca,Quintana Roo,Sinaloa,Tamaulipas,Tlaxcala and Zacatecas
5 June-Baja California (Mexico),Local assembly and municipal elections
5 June-Puebla (Mexico),Gubernatorial election
5 June-Veracruz (Mexico),Gubernatorial and local assembly elections
5 June-Puerto Rico (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
5 June-Virgin Islands (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus
5 June-Italy,Municipal elections and Regional election in Sardegna 1st round
6 June-Saint Lucia,Parliament (L. Jacquemin 20/5/16)
7 June-United States,Special US House election for 1 seat in Ohio #8
7 June-California (USA),Presidential,US House and Senate primary elections,Referendum on suspension of legislators
amendment,local referendums,
Municipal and city council primary elections and mayoral elections in Riverside
7 June-Montana (USA),Presidential,US House,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
7 June-New Jersey  (USA),Presidential and US House primary elections
7 June-New Mexico  (USA),Presidential,US House,State House and State Senate primary elections
7 June-North Dakota  (USA),Democratic Party presidential Caucus 
7 June-South Dakota  (USA),Presidential,US House, Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
7 June-Iowa (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
8 June-Jersey (UK),Centenier election 
9 June-Karnataka (India),Indirect elections of Legislative council by-elections for 2 seats 
10 June-India,State legislative council by-elections for 7 seats each in Karnataka and Bihar,for 10 seats in Maharashtra and for 13 seats in Uttar Pradesh
11 June-India,Council of States by-elections for a total of 57 seats
14 June-District of Columbia  (USA),Presidential primary elections and City council primary elections in Washington City
14 June-Maine (USA),US House primary elections
14 June-Nevada (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate and local council primary elections
14 June-North Dakota (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate,gubernatorial primary elections and Referendum on Corporate Dairy and Swine Farming
14 June-South Carolina (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
14 June-Virginia (USA),US House primary elections
19 June-Italy,Municipal elections and Regional election in Sardegna 2nd round
23 June-United Kingdom,Referendum on EU membership
26 June-Spain,Parliament
28 June-New York (USA),US House and Senate primary elections
28 June-Colorado (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
28 June-Oklahoma (USA),US House and Senate primary elections
28 June-Utah (USA),US House,Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
29 June-Mongolia,Parliamentary and local elections (L. Jacquemin 13/2/16)
30 June-Iceland,President
July-Samoa,President (by the Parliament)
2 July-Australia,Parliamentary and Senate elections (L. Jacquemin 19/4/16)
10 July-Japan,Senate elections for 1/2 of the chamber
17 July-Sao Tome and Principe,President (L. Jacquemin 14/5/16)
18-21 July-United States,Republican Party National Convention
25-28 July-United States,Democratic Party National Convention
30 July-Saskatchewan (Canada),Resort villages elections
August-Ngiwal (Palau),State elections and Referendum on Constitutional amendments
August-Ngarchelong (Palau),State elections
2 August-Kansas (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
2 August-Michigan (USA),US House primary elections
2 August-Missouri (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
2 August-Washington State (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
3 August-South Africa,Municipal elections (South Africa Electoral Commission)
4 August-Tennessee (USA),US House,State House and State Senate primary elections
6 August-United States,Green Party: Convention (Chris Alders 31/1/16)
7 August-Thailand,Referendum on the new Constitution
9 August-Minnesota (USA),US House,State House and State Senate primary elections
9 August-Wisconsin (USA),US House and Senate primary elections
9 August-Connecticut (USA),US House and Senate primary elections
9 August-Vermont (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
11 August-Zambia,President,Parliament and Referendum on the Bill of Rights (L. Jacquemin 4/1/16)
13 August-Hawaii (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
16 August-Alaska (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections and Referendum on Set net Ban initiative 
16 August-Wyoming (USA),US House,State House and State Senate primary elections
21 August-Cape Verde,Municipal elections (A Semana 15/10/15)
27 August-Northern Territory (Australia),State elections
28 August-Gabon,President (L. Jacquemin 25/3/16)
30 August-Estonia,President (by the Parliament) (L. Jacquemin 9/1/16)
30 August-Arizona (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate,municipal and local council primary elections
30 August-Florida (USA),US House,Senate,State House and State Senate primary elections
4 September-Hong Kong (China),Legislative council elections
4 September-Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (Germany),State elections
9 September-Gagauzia (Moldova),Local assembly election
11 September-Belarus,Parliament (L. Jacquemin 9/4/16)
11 September-Cape Verde,President (L. Jacquemin 14/5/16)
11 September-Lower Saxony (Germany),Municipal and distric elections and regional assembly elections in Hannover
13 September-Delaware (USA),US House,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
13 September-New Hampshire (USA),US House,Senate,State House,State Senate and gubernatorial primary elections
13 September-Rhode Island (USA),US House primary elections
18 September-Berlin (Germany),Local assemblies elections
18 September-Russia,Parliamentary (Duma),local government and city council elections
18 September-Chechnya (Russia),President
20 September-Massachusetts (USA),US House,State House and State Senate primary elections
22 September-Isle of Man (UK),Parliament
30 September-Curacao (Netherlands),Assembly elections (Curacao Chronicle 3/2/16)
October-UNITED NATIONS,Secretary-General internal election
October-Bulgaria,President
October-Montenegro,Parliament
October-Czech Republic,Regional elections
October-Czech Republic,Indirect election of 1/3 of the Senate
October-Azores (Portugal),Assembly election
October-Italy,Referendum on Constitutional changes 
October-Trinidad and Tobago,Local government elections
October-Bosnia and Herzegovina,Municipal elections
October-Basque Country (Spain),Parliament
October-Guinea,Municipal elections
October-Congo Brazzaville,Indirect election of 1/3 of the Senate
October-Malaysia,Indirect King election (elected by the Conference of Rulers)
1 October-San Marino,Elections of two Capitani Reggenti (Chiefs of the State)
2 October-Brazil,Municipal elections 1st round
7 October-Morocco,Parliament (L. Jacquemin 28/1/16)
8 October-Georgia,Parliament (L. Jacquemin 9/4/16)
8 October-New Zealand,Local elections (New Zealand Electoral Commission)
9 October-Lithuania,Parliament (Lithuania Electoral Commission)
15 October-Afghanistan,Parliament (L. Jacquemin 18/1/16)
15 October-Australian Capital Territory (Australia),Legislative assembly election
15 October-Nova Scotia (Canada),Municipal elections
23 October-Chile,Municipal elections
26 October-Saskatchewan (Canada),Northern municipalities,rural municipalities,cities (southern),towns and villages elections
30 October-Moldova,President (L. Jacquemin 1/4/16)
30 October-Tunisia,Municipal and regional elections (NDI)
November-Palau,President,Parliamentary,Senate elections and State elections in Pelielu,Angaur and Ngardmau 
November-Guyana,President (by the Parliament)
November-Romania,Parliamentary and Senate elections
November-Namibia,Indirect Senate elections (elected by regional councils)
November-Turks and Caicos (UK),Parliament
November-Mongolia,Local elections
November-Kyrgyzstan,Municipal elections
November-Sierra Leone,Local elections
November-Alderney (Guernsey,UK),General elections
6 November-Nicaragua,Presidential,Parliamentary and municipal elections (L. Jacquemin 9/1/16)
7 November-Ghana,President and Parliament
8 November-United States,President,Parliament,1/3 of the Senate and gubernatorial elections in Delaware,Indiana, Missouri,Montana,New Hampshire,North Carolina,
North Dakota,Oregon,Utah,Vermont,Washington and West Virginia,State legislative elections for 86 of the 99 chambers (except Alabama,Louisiana,Maryland,Mississippi,
New Jersey and Virginia and the Senate of Michigan) and local Referendums in California,Oregon and Washington State,Municipal and city council elections in
Arizona,California,Hawaii,Maryland,Nevada,Oregon and Virginia
8 November-Washington City (District of Columbia),City council elections
8 November-Illinois (USA),Special election for the comptroller office
8 November-Alabama (USA),Referendums on local constitutional amendments,on separation of powers language,
on impeachment,on the Autaga county Sheriff benefits and on Auburn University Board of Trustees amendment
8 November-Arizona (USA),Referendum on Trust Land Management and Budget Reconciliation Amendment
8 November-Arkansas (USA),Referendums on Gubernatorial powers,on removal of cap on bonds and on
terms and elections of county officials
8 November-California (USA),Referendums on Medi-Cal Hospital reimbursement,on multilingual education,on plastic bag ban,
on public vote on bonds,on public education facilities bond and on condoms in pornographic films
8 November-Colorado (USA),Referendum on State Health Care System
8 November-Georgia (USA),Referendums on State intervention in failing public schools and on safe harbor for sexually exploited children fund
8 November-Hawaii (USA),Referendum on Threshold value requirement for civil trials
8 November-Indiana (USA),Referendum on right to hunt and fish
8 November-Maine (USA),Referendums on transportation bond and on ranked choice voting
8 November-Minnesota (USA),Referendum on legislative pay council amendment
8 November-Nevada (USA),Referendums on marijuana legalization and on background checks for gun purchases
8 November-North Dakota (USA),Referendum on legislator residence in district amendment
8 November-Oklahoma (USA),Referendums on death penalty and on agriculture
8 November-Oregon (USA),Referendum on judicial retirement amendment
8 November-Pennsylvania (USA),Referendum on judicial retirement age amendment
8 November-South Dakota (USA),Referendums on governing technical education institutes,on youth minimum wage and on independent candidates election law
8 November-Utah (USA),Referendum on oath of office amendment
8 November-Wyoming (USA),Referendum on authorizing the investment of state funds in equities upon a two-thirds vote in the legislature 
8 November-Puerto Rico (USA),Gubernatorial election
8 November-American Samoa (USA),Gubernatorial election
8 November-US Virgin Islands (USA),Gubernatorial election
8 November-Northern Marianas (USA),Gubernatorial election
20 November-Galicia (Spain),Regional elections
22 November-US Virgin Islands (USA),Gubernatorial runoff election
25 November-Northern Marianas (USA),Gubernatorial runoff election
27 November-Congo Kinshasa,President and Parliament (L. Jacquemin 12/2/15)
December-Gabon,Parliament
December-Cote d'Ivoire,Parliament
December-Venezuela,Gubernatorial and regional council elections
December-Cyprus,Municipal elections
December-Transnistria (Moldova),President
December-Switzerland,President (by the Parliament)
December-Sark (Guernsey,UK),General elections
December-Pitcairn Islands (UK),Mayoral election
1 December-Gambia,President (L. Jacquemin 1/12/15)
10 December-Louisiana (USA),US House and Senate runoff elections
31 December (proposed)-Somalia,Indirect Parliamentary and Senate elections (elected by local clans)


????-Sprska Republic (Bosnia and Herzegovina),Referendum on the authority of state and international institutions
????-Macedonia,Parliament 
????-Liberia,Referendum on Constitutional amendments
????-Sierra Leone,Referendum on the abortion law
????-Togo,Municipal elections
????-Mali,Municipal elections
????-Congo Kinshasa,Indirect Senate elections (by the Provincial Assemblies)
????-Egypt,Local elections
????-Lesotho,Local elections
????-Chad,Parliamentary and regional elections
????-Puntland (Somalia),Local council elections 
????-Qatar,Parliament
????-Fiji,Municipal elections




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