Zimbabwe elections in numbers

30 Jul 2013 08:00
HARARE, 30 JUL (NAMPA) – The world’s eyes are glued on Zimbabwe as the country prepares for the 2013 Harmonised Elections, which take place on Wednesday.
The build-up to the elections in the Southern African nation has produced staggering figures. Below is a breakdown of the most vital figures:
REGISTERED VOTERS - 6,4 million
POLLING STATIONS - 9 735
BALLOT PAPERS PRINTED - 8,7 million
VOTING DAY(S) - 1 (07h00 to 19h00)
FOREIGN ELECTION OBSERVERS IN ZIMBABWE - 8 219
LOCAL ELECTION OBSERVERS - 11 781
MAXIMUM OBSERVERS PER POLLING STATION AT A TIME - 6
FOREIGN JOURNALISTS - 887
LOCAL JOURNALISTS - 444
POLITICAL PARTIES PARTICIPATING - 14
CANDIDATES IN PRESIDENTIAL RACE - 5
(NAMPA)
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