Delhi Elections (NOOBIE VISUALIZATION)

My tweet regarding the last post got retweeted by RT DELHI(@RTDELHI) which interestingly made way for good amount of traffic on my blog. So here’s some of the visualisations and facts regarding 2008 and 2003 Delhi Assembly Elections,

2008 GENERAL ELECTION
   (DATA COURTESY eci.nic.in)
     

                                                                                                                                                   
The 2008 mandate was quite one sided, as INC came out with a clear cut victory.

Another Interesting Insight :
(data courtesy : http://eci.nic.in/archive/Oct2008/index_st.htm)

Electors and Voters
Total Electors
10722800
Polling Stations 11155
Polling %age
57.61
 

Number of Candidates
Number of Candidates
Parties
State
Parties
State Parties-
Other States
Other Reg..
Parties
Independents
Total Contestants
244
0
76
198
357
875

But if we look at 2013 Voter stats these are as follows
(data courtesy : http://eci.nic.in/eci_main/recent/11-1-13%20editorial.pdf)

And looking at the trend last two assembly elections
Here is what we got

It is quite obvious that INC still grips the mandate firmly, but I guess in this election with AAP and other independent players coming into the play, we can see a mixed mandate in the Delhi Election, moreover, from now on, I’ll be writing and decoding  stats about each constituency individually.

Till the next time ADIOS!

P.S I AM NOT A KEEN POLITICS ENTHUSIAST, BUT THIS TIME, THIS IS SOMETHING.

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