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Lok Sabha 2019 elections conclude with 64% turnout in the Phase 7

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Lok Sabha 2019 elections Phase 7

The Lok Sabha 2019 elections concluded on 19 May, 2019, with 63.98 percent turnout across the country. As many as eight states with 59 seats went for poll in the last phase. A total of 918 candidates frayed for the seventh phase of elections and over 10 lakh registered voters were eligible to cast votes.

The state wise voter turnout for Phase 7 in the Lok Sabha elections 2019 is given in the table below.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 7 Voter Turnouts

State Number of Seats Voter Turnout (in percent)
Bihar 8 53.36
Chandigarh 1 63.57
Himachal Pradesh 4 70.40
Jharkhand 3 71.16
Madhya Pradesh 8 75.38
Punjab 13 64.71
Uttar Pradesh 13 58.01
West Bengal 9 73.51

 

While the maximum number of seats contested for the Phase 7 of Lok Sabha elections 2019 was Uttar Pradesh, maximum voter turnout took place in Madhya Pradesh.

Let us now take a look at the turnout of voters in all seven phases of the Lok Sabha Elections 2019.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 phase wise Voter Turnout

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase Voter Turnout (percentage)
Phase 1 69.50
Phase 2 69.44
Phase 3 68.40
Phase 4 65.50
Phase 5 64.16
Phase 6 62.02
Phase 7 63.98

 

The maximum turnout took place in the first phase whereas lowest turnout was observed in the sixth phase held on 12 May, 2019.

The average voter turnout in the Lok Sabha elections 2014, which was conducted over nine phase was 66.40 percent.

With the conclusion of the Lok Sabha elections 2019, all eyes are on the ECI to reveal the result on 23 May, 2019.

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