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IFES: International Foundation for Electoral Systems
"A nonprofit democracy development organization that works to give people a voice in the way that they are governed. Formerly the International Foundation for Election Systems, IFES is the world’s premiere election assistance organization, providing countries with the technical advice and tools they need to run democratic elections."
IFES - Election Guide
Information on past and forthcoming elections around the world.
Election Results Archive (ERA)
"A collection of electronic files containing data on election results from around the world," by the Center for Democratic Performance, Dept. of Political Science, Binghamton University, State University of New York."
Elections and Electoral Systems Around the World
Part of the extensive Political Science Resources website by Richard Kimber of Keele University, United Kingdom.
Now an entry in Wikipedia. NOTE: Electionworld.org information has been transfered to Wikipedia, under "Electionworld". Wikipedia is an open-edit online encyclopedia. Electionworld.org information has been combined with other Wikipedia election information.
International IDEA has created a number of databases which provide data on topics such as voter turnout, electoral system design, gender quotas, direct democracy and many more. The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is an intergovernmental organization.
Latin American Election Statistics: A Guide to the Sources
"This electronic publication, when complete, will provide a chronology of elections since independence at the municipal, state, and federal levels in selected Spanish-speaking Latin American countries and list sources of statistics for each election as identified. The statistics themselves are not reproduced here except occasionally for national-level results of presidential elections, seats won in congressional elections, or numbers of municipalities won by specific parties."
The IPU is the international organization of Parliaments. "The Union is the focal point for world-wide parliamentary dialogue and works for peace and co-operation among peoples and for the firm establishment of representative democracy. "
Election in Iraq 2005
An Iraqi man after voting in the 2005 Iraqi election. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.