ELECTORAL CALENDAR

MAXIMILIANO HERRERA HUMAN RIGHTS LINKS

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 Services International (former Code Incorporated) delivers election and registration supplies worldwide and provides customized materials to support secure voting worldwide.
Electoral Management Systems provides consulting services to support Electoral Management Bodies (EMBs) and good governance programs that enhance political processes to improve the electoral cycle.
The International Observer also contains an electoral calendar and other political news.
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:01/02/23

  • 2 April-Andorra,Parliament
  • 2 April-Bulgaria,Parliament
  • 14 May-Turkey,President and Parliament



2023 ELECTORAL CALENDAR


3 January-Oregon (USA),Recall election in Turner
8 January-Benin,Parliament
8 January-Portugal,Local Referendum in Vizela
9 January-Japan,Mayoral election in Happo
13-14 January-Czech Republic,President
14 January-Kazakhstan,Indirect Senate election
15 January-Japan,Local elections in 11 municipalities
18 January-Antigua and Barbuda,Parliament
18 January-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 3 wards of KwaZulu-Natal 
19 January-Tonga,Parliamentary by-election in Tongatapu #8 
19 January-Lebanon,President (by the Parliament) 11th attempt
20 January-Trinidad and Tobago,President (by the Parliament) 
21 January-Slovakia,Referendum on calling an early parliamentary election
22 January-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Yamanashi and Local elections in 23 municipalities
24 January-Colorado (USA),Recall election in Cripple Creek
24 January-New Jersey (USA),Local runoff election in Trenton
25 January-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 2 wards of Limpopo and in 1 ward of Eastern Cape
26 January-Tokelau (New Zealand),Island council and mayoral elections
29 January-Tunisia,Parliamentary runoff election
29 January-Japan,Local elections in 15 municipalities
29 January-Liechtenstein,Referendum on banning casinos
29 January-Lower Austria (Austria),State election
29 January-Portugal,Local Referendum in Sacavém e Prior Velho
31 January-California (USA),City council recall election in Downey
February-Lebanon,President (by the Parliament) 12th attempt
4 February-Japan,Mayoral election in Mashike
5 February-Aichi (Japan),Gubernatorial election and local elections in 33 municipalities
5 February-Monaco,Parliament
5 February-Ecuador,Municipal elections and Referendum on 8 Constitutional changes
5 February-Vaud (Switzerland),Municipal elections in Eysins and Nyon
5 February-Cyprus,President 1st round
7 February-Missouri (USA),Recall election in Ferguson
8 February-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 1 ward of Northern Cape and in Cape Town (Western Cape)
12 February-Cyprus,President 2nd round
12 February-Germany,State elections in Berlin
12 February-Zurich (Switzerland),Cantonal elections
12 February-Italy,Regional elections in Lombardy and Lazio
12 February-Portugal,Local Referendum in Benfica
12 February-Japan,Local elections in 8 municipalities
14 February-Oklahoma (USA),Municipal election in Oklahoma City
14 February-Washington (USA),Special election in Seattle and municipal election in King county
15 February-South Australia (Australia),Local by-elections in Pukatja,Yunyarinyi,Anilalya and Turkey Bore
15 February-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 2 wards each of KwaZulu-Natal and of Western Cape
16 February-Tripura (India),State assembly election
19 February-Bangladesh,President (by the Parliament)
19 February-Japan,Local elections in 15 municipalities
21 February-Virginia (USA),Special election for US House #4
21 February-Wisconsin (USA),Municipal primary elections
22 February-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 1 ward each of Eastern Cape and Northern Cape
24 February-Djibouti,Parliament
25 February-Nigeria,President,Vice President,Parliament and Senate elections
25 February-Philippines,Parliamentary by-election for 1 seat in Cavite #7
26 February-Japan,Mayoral elections in Mihama and Yamanouchi and Local elections in 6 municipalities
27 February-Nagaland (India),State assembly election
27 February-Meghalaya (India),State assembly election
28 February-Illinois (USA),Municipal election in Chicago 1st round
March-Jamaica,Local government elections 
March-Barbuda (Antigua and Barbuda),Island council election
March-San Marino,Indirect Elections of two Capitani Reggenti (Chiefs of the State)
5 March-Lithuania,Local elections
5 March-Liechtenstein,Local elections
5 March-Austria,State election in Carinthia
5 March-Estonia,Parliament
7 March-Micronesia,Parliamentary elections and Gubernatorial elections in Chuuk and Kosrae States
7 March-Oklahoma (USA),Special election
7 March-Florida (USA),Municipal election in Tampa
7 March-Missouri (USA),Municipal primary election in St. Louis
7 March-Vermont (USA),Municipal election in Montpelier
9 March-Nepal,Indirect Presidential election (by the Parliament and the members of the provincial legislatures)
9 March-Sri Lanka,Provincial elections
11 March-Nigeria,Local assembly elections in all States and Gubernatorial elections in 28 States
12 March-Switzerland,Local referendums in Bern and Geneve cantons
12 March-Vaud (Switzerland),Municipal elections 
12 March-Appenzell Ausseehoden (Switzerland),Cantonal elections 1st round
12 March-Cameroon,Indirect Senate elections (elected by the members of the municipal councils) 
13 March-Guyana,Local government elections
14 March-Arizona (USA),Municipal election in Phoenix
19 March-Kazakhstan,Parliament
19 March-Montenegro,President
19 March-Mali,Referendum on the new Constitution
20 March-Netherlands,Provincial elections and Island Council elections in Bonaire,St Eustatius and Saba
21 March-Florida (USA),Municipal election in Jacksonville
25 March-New South Wales (Australia),Legislative assembly election
26 March-Turkmenistan,Parliamentary and local elections
26 March-Cuba,Parliament
26 March-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Corrientes and Neuquen
26 March-Armenia,Local elections 1st stage 
April-Bhutan,National Council (Senate) election
April-Qatar,Municipal elections
2 April-Finland,Parliament
2 April-Bulgaria,Parliament
2 April-Andorra,Parliament
2 April-Ticino (Switzerland),Gran Council elections
4 April-Wisconsin (USA),Municipal elections
9 April-Japan,Gubernatorial elections in Hokkaido,Osaka,Oita,Kanagawa,Fukuai,Nara,Tottori,Shimane and Tokushima
and local elections in 63 municipalities
16 April-Appenzell Ausseehoden (Switzerland),Cantonal elections 2nd round and Municipal elections 1st round
16 April-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in La Rioja and Rio Negro
16 April-French Polynesia (France),Parliament 1st round
23 April-Austria,State election in Salzburg
30 April-Paraguay,President and Parliament
30 April-French Polynesia (France),Parliament 2nd round
May-Niue (New Zealand),Parliament
May-Micronesia,President (by the Parliament)
May-Karnataka (India),State assembly election
May-Italy,Municipal elections
May-Greece,Local elections
May-Tunisia,Municipal elections
May-Lebanon,Municipal elections
May-Latvia,President (by the Parliament)
May-French Polynesia (France),President (by the Parliament)
May-British Virgin Islands (UK),Assembly election
May-Bermuda (UK),Municipal elections
4 May-United Kingdom,Local elections
7 May-Thailand,Parliament
13 May-Gambia,Municipal elections
13 May-Mauritania,Parliamentary and local elections 1st round
14 May-Turkey,President and Parliament
14 May-Germany,State and municipal elections in Bremen and Municipal elections in Schleswig-Holstein
14 May-Appenzell Ausseehoden (Switzerland),Municipal elections 2nd round
14 May-Albania,Local elections
14 May-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Salta,San Juan and Tucuman
16 May-Kentucky (USA),Gubernatorial and municipal primary elections
16 May-Pennsylvania (USA),Municipal and judicial primary elections
20 May-Sierra Leone,Parliament
21 May-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Formosa and La Pampa
24 May-Nigeria,Local Government Councils and Chairmen elections in Cross River State
27 May-Mauritania,Parliamentary and local elections 2nd round
28 May-Spain,Municipal elections and Regional elections in Asturias,Canary Islands,Cantabria,Castilla La Mancha,Madrid,Murcia,La Rioja and Valencia
29 May-Alberta (Canada),Provincial election
30 May-Netherlands,Indirect Senate elections (elected by the members of the Provincial councils)
June-Greece,Parliament
June-Tonga,Local elections
June-Aomori (Japan),Gubernatorial election
June-Hong Kong (China),District council elections
4 June-Guinea Bissau,Parliament
4 June-Mexico,Gubernatorial elections in Mexico And Coahuila and local deputees elections in Coahuila
4 June-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees in Entre Rios and Jujuy and Local deputees elections in  Corrientes
6 June-New Jersey (USA),State House and State Senate primary elections
11 June-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Misiones and San Luis
11 June-Luxembourg,Municipal elections
11 June-Armenia,Local elections 2nd stage
18 June-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Cordoba and Tierra del Fuego
18 June-Vaud (Switzerland),Municipal elections in BursinelBUssigny,Dizy,Orzens,Roche and Vucherens
18 June-Switzerland,Referendums
20 June-Virginia (USA),State House and State Senate primary elections
24 June-Sierra Leone,Presidential and Local council elections
25 June-Guatemala,President 1st round,Parliament and municipal elections
25 June-Spain,Regional elections in Aragon,Balearic Islands,Extremadura and Navarra
July-Zimbabwe,Presidential,Parliamentary and local elections
July-Sudan,Presidential,Parliamentary,Council of States (Senate),Local assembly,Gubernatorial and local elections
July-Gunma (Japan),Gubernatorial election
23 July-Cambodia,Parliament
August-Myanmar,Parliament
August-Congo Brazzaville,Indirect election of 1/2 of the Senate
August-Saitama (Japan),Gubernatorial election
August-Iwate (Japan),Gubernatorial election
August-Sindh (Pakistan),Provincial elections
8 August-Mississippi (USA),Gubernatorial,State House,State Senate and municipal primary elections
13 August-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Santa Cruz
20 August-Guatemala,Presidential runoff election
September-Poland,Parliament
September-Tuvalu,Parliament
September-Bhutan,National Assembly (Parliament) election
September-Armenia,City council election in Yerevan
September-San Marino,Indirect Elections of two Capitani Reggenti (Chiefs of the State)
September-France,Indirect Senate elections for 1/3 of the members
September-Pakistan,Indirect Presidential election (by the Parliament)
September-Kurdistan (Iraq),President and Parliament
9 September-Maldives,President 1st round
10 September-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Santa Fe
10 September-Russia,Parliamentary by-elections,Gubernatorial elections in 21 Republics and Territories,Presidential election in Khakassia Republic,
Mayoral election in Moscow,Local assembly elections in 16 Republics and Territories and Local elections
11 September-Norway,Local elections
17 September-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Chaco
24 September-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Mendoza
30 September-Slovakia,Parliament
30 September-Maldives,President 2nd round
October-Ukraine,Parliament
October-Pakistan,Parliament
October-Eswatini,Parliament,Senate and Local elections
October-Gibraltar (UK),Parliament
October-Dominica,President (by the Parliament)
October-Moldova,Local elections
October-Bulgaria,Local elections
October-Israel,Local elections
October-Madeira (Portugal),Regional Assembly election
October-Cote d'Ivoire,Regional elections
October-Christmas Island (Australia),Parliament
October-Cocos Islands (Australia),Island council election
2 October-Prince Edward Island (Canada),Provincial election
3 October-Manitoba (Canada),Provincial election
8 October-Luxembourg,Parliamentary and municipal elections
8 October-Germany,State elections in Bavaria and Hesse
10 October-Liberia,President
11 October-Mozambique,Local elections
14 October-Louisiana (USA),Gubernatorial,State House and State Senate elections 1st round
16 October-Nunavut (Canada),Municipal election in Iqualuit
22 October-Switzerland,Federal Parliament,National Council and 1st round of Council of States elections
22 October-Argentina,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections in Buenos Aires and Chubut
29 October-Argentina,President,Parliament and Senate elections
29 October-Colombia,Regional elections
29 October-Armenia,Local elections 3rd stage
30 October-Philippines,Villages elections
November-Poland,Local elections
November-Marshall Islands,Parliament
November-India,State assembly elections in Chhattisgarh,Mizoram and Madhya Pradesh
November-Kochi (Japan),Gubernatorial election
November-Pohnpei (Micronesia),Gubernatorial election
November-Aimeliik (Palau),State election
November-Pitcairn Islands (UK),Island council and Deputy mayor elections
7 November-United States,Gubernatorial elections in Kentucky and Mississippi,State legislative elections in Mississippi,New Jersey and Virginia
and Municipal elections including Arlington,Cary,Charleston,Charlotte,Chicago,Colorado Springs,Columbus,Dallas,Fort Worth,Indianapolis,
Kansas City,Nashville,San Antonio,San Francisco,Tampa,Tucson,Wichita,Denver,Evansville,Houston,Jacksonville,Memphis,Philadelphia,Portland and Raleigh
and Local council elections in Boston,Chicago,Cleveland,Los Angeles,New York and Seattle
18 November-Louisiana (USA),Gubernatorial,State House and State Senate runoff elections
19 November-Switzerland,Council of States runoff elections 1st phase
26 November-Switzerland,Council of States runoff elections 2nd phase
28 November-Mississippi (USA),Municipal runoff elections
December-Spain,Parliament
December-Bangladesh,Parliament
December-Gabon,Presidential,Parliamentary and local elections
December-Madagascar,President
December-Togo,Parliament
December-India,State assembly elections in Rajastan and Telangana
December-Switzerland,President (by the Parliament)
December-Palau,State elections in Melekeok and Ngaremlengui
December-Iraq,Provincial elections
December-Andorra,Municipal elections
December-Ghana,Local government elections
December-Trinidad and Tobago,Local elections
20 December-Congo Kinshasa,Presidential,Parliamentary and local elections

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????-Belarus,Municipal elections
????-Libya,President,Parliament and Referendum on the new Constitution
????-Central African Republic,Local elections
????-Palestine,President and Parliament
????-Timor Leste,Municipal elections


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