Election Resources on the Internet:
General Elections in the Republic of South Africa
Election Data

National- and provincial-level election data used by the general election results lookup system is now available in CSV (Comma-Separated Values) format.

The data files (one per general election) consist of the following columns:

  • Province
  • Election
  • National Assembly (N) or Provincial Legislature Ballot (P)
  • Party or Election Statistic
  • Votes, Voters or Electors
  • Percent
  • Seats

The election statistics come from reports issued by the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC).

Province Codes

      ZA       South Africa Totals      
      EC       Eastern Cape      
      FS       Free State      
      GT       Gauteng      
      NL       KwaZulu-Natal      
      NP       Limpopo      
      MP       Mpumalanga      
      NC       Northern Cape      
      NW       North West      
      WC       Western Cape      
      ZZ       Out of Country      

Elections and Data Files

      May 8, 2019       2019.csv      
      May 7, 2014       2014.csv      
      April 22, 2009       2009.csv      
      April 14, 2004       2004.csv      
      June 2, 1999       1999.csv      
      April 26-29, 1994       1994.csv      

Last update: August 14, 2019.