Election Resources on the Internet:
General Elections in the Republic of South Africa
by Manuel Álvarez-Rivera

The Republic of South Africa held its fifth one-person, one-vote general election on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. A history and description of the South African electoral system is presented here.

In addition, national- and provincial-level results are available here (and also in CSV format) for the following general elections:

      May 7, 2014       Results       Election Map      
      April 22, 2009       Results       Election Map      
      April 14, 2004       Results       Election Map      
      June 2, 1999       Results       Election Map      
      April 26-29, 1994       Results       Election Map      

More information about these elections is available here.

The statistics published here come from reports issued by the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC), which has live 2014 general election results here; News 24 also has a live 2014 election map here.

For any questions, comments or suggestions concerning the information available here, please send me a message.


The Republic of South Africa Electoral System

General Elections

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Last update: May 9, 2014.