2016 Election: Decline In Voter Turnout For Special Services

On Monday, February 22nd, special services took to the polls to cast their votes for the 2016 general election. In all groups that voted, turnout declined in comparison to the election of 2011.

Special Services Voter Turnout (5)

The infographic above shows the voter turnout for each of the special services groups, as well as the overall turnout of voters on the day. The turnout for 2016 is shown in blue.

To read the press release from the Electoral Commission of Jamaica, click Special services voters.

For more on the 2016 election, read:

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