European Parliament Elections Turnout
The goal of this Datastory project is to collect detailed voter turnout statistics from every country participating in the European Parliament elections. The repository contains, for each country:
- Turnout data in
- Shapefiles in
- Notebooks in
Each notebook is responsible for:
- Scraping or loading already downloaded turnout data.
- Processing the turnout data to standardize ID codes and names.
- Updating shapefiles when out of date or incorrect.
- Merging turnout data and shapefiles and save final output.
Licensing and use
Graphics: We encourage republishing the graphics in the "/graphics" folder under Creative Commons (CC-BY License).
Open source: All code in this repository is available under the MIT License.
Attribution: If you use, adapt and/or republish the code or charts in this repository, the following attribution should be visible in close proximity to the graphics and code: "Based on an original project by Datastory (www.datastory.org)".
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The 2014 election
In the 2014 election, there were 28 member countries in total with various administrative systems.
We encourage and welcome contributions, whether it's fact checking or adding results for more fine-grained geographical units. See issues for concrete tasks.