Voter Registration Statistics for Phase Two

                                                                                                      PUBLIC NOTICE

 

                                                                             Preliminary registered voters for phase two

The Malawi Electoral Commission is informing the public it has registered 875,138 people in phase two of the voter registration exercise. This total represents 83 percent of the projected number for the phase which was 1,048,080 registrants.  

The total number of registered voters is also 97 percent of the registration figure for 2014 Tripartite Elections which was 904,567 voters.

Phase two of voter registration covered Dowa, Nkhotakota, Mchinji and Ntchisi districts.  The summary for the phase according to councils is as follows:

Phase Two Voter Registration figures summary

District

2014 registration figures

2018 projected figures

 

2018 registered voters

% voter registration to 2014

% voter registration to 2018 projections

Female

Male

Total

Dowa

334,014

395,141

172,546

152,009

325,062

97

82

Nkhota kota

177,988

201,889

94,652

83,954

178,606

100

88

Mchinji

261,029

300,705

126,712

114,778

241,490

93

80

Ntchisi

131,536

150,346

69,015

60,965

129,980

99

86

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHASE 2 TOTALS

904,567

1,048,080

462,925

411,706

875,138

97

83

Of all the registered voters for phase 2, a total of 462,925 are women while 411,706 are men. Detailed registration figures for each centre, ward and constituency have been uploaded on MEC website www.mec.org.mw.

The Commission is urging stakeholders to exercise caution with the statistics because they are based on preliminary information captured during field operations and might change during computerization exercises.

ScanSigned this 30th day of July, 2018

 

 

Sam Alfandika

Chief Elections Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

 

Preliminary registered voters for phase two

 

The Malawi Electoral Commission is informing the public it has registered 875,138 people in phase two of the voter registration exercise. This total represents 83 percent of the projected number for the phase which was 1,048,080 registrants.  

 

The total number of registered voters is also 97 percent of the registration figure for 2014 Tripartite Elections which was 904,567 voters.

Phase two of voter registration covered Dowa, Nkhotakota, Mchinji and Ntchisi districts.  The summary for the phase according to councils is as follows:

Phase Two Voter Registration figures summary

District

2014 registration figures

2018 projected figures

 

2018 registered voters

% voter registration to 2014

% voter registration to 2018 projections

Female

Male

Total

Dowa

334,014

395,141

172,546

152,009

325,062

97

82

Nkhota kota

177,988

201,889

94,652

83,954

178,606

100

88

Mchinji

261,029

300,705

126,712

114,778

241,490

93

80

Ntchisi

131,536

150,346

69,015

60,965

129,980

99

86

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHASE 2 TOTALS

904,567

1,048,080

462,925

411,706

875,138

97

83

 

 

Of all the registered voters for phase 2, a total of 462,925 are women while 411,706 are men. Detailed registration figures for each centre, ward and constituency have been uploaded on MEC website www.mec.org.mw.

 

The Commission is urging stakeholders to exercise caution with the statistics because they are based on preliminary information captured during field operations and might change during computerization exercises.

ScanSigned this 30th day of July, 2018

 

 

Sam Alfandika

Chief Elections Officer