* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Year of presidential elections, 2022:

The average for 2022 based on 115 countries was 0.1 1 elections, 0 otherwise. The highest value was in Austria: 1 1 elections, 0 otherwise and the lowest value was in Afghanistan: 0 1 elections, 0 otherwise. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: 1 elections, 0 otherwise; Source: Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
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Countries Presidential elections, 2022 Global rank Available data
Austria 1 1 1960 - 2022
Bosnia & Herz. 1 2 1992 - 2022
Brazil 1 3 1960 - 2022
Colombia 1 4 1960 - 2022
Eq. Guinea 1 5 1960 - 2022
France 1 6 1960 - 2022
Kenya 1 7 1960 - 2022
Philippines 1 8 1960 - 2022
Serbia 1 9 1960 - 2022
Slovenia 1 10 1989 - 2022
South Korea 1 11 1960 - 2022
Turkmenistan 1 12 1990 - 2022
Afghanistan 0 13 1960 - 2022
Algeria 0 14 1960 - 2022
Angola 0 15 1960 - 2022
Argentina 0 16 1960 - 2022
Armenia 0 17 1990 - 2022
Azerbaijan 0 18 1990 - 2022
Bangladesh 0 19 1971 - 2022
Belarus 0 20 1990 - 2022
Benin 0 21 1960 - 2022
Bolivia 0 22 1960 - 2022
Botswana 0 23 1960 - 2022
Bulgaria 0 24 1960 - 2022
Burkina Faso 0 25 1960 - 2022
Burundi 0 26 1960 - 2022
Cambodia 0 27 1960 - 2022
Cameroon 0 28 1961 - 2022
Cape Verde 0 29 1960 - 2022
C.A. Republic 0 30 1960 - 2022
Chad 0 31 1960 - 2022
Chile 0 32 1960 - 2022
Comoros 0 33 1960 - 2022
Croatia 0 34 1991 - 2022
Cyprus 0 35 1960 - 2022
Czechia 0 36 1960 - 2022
DR Congo 0 37 1960 - 2022
Djibouti 0 38 1960 - 2022
Domin. Rep. 0 39 1960 - 2022
Ecuador 0 40 1960 - 2022
Egypt 0 41 1960 - 2022
El Salvador 0 42 1960 - 2022
Estonia 0 43 1990 - 2022
Finland 0 44 1960 - 2022
Gabon 0 45 1960 - 2022
Gambia 0 46 1960 - 2022
Georgia 0 47 1990 - 2022
Ghana 0 48 1960 - 2022
Guatemala 0 49 1960 - 2022
Guinea 0 50 1960 - 2022
G.-Bissau 0 51 1960 - 2022
Guyana 0 52 1960 - 2022
Haiti 0 53 1960 - 2022
Honduras 0 54 1960 - 2022
Iceland 0 55 1960 - 2022
Indonesia 0 56 1960 - 2022
Iran 0 57 1960 - 2022
Iraq 0 58 1960 - 2022
Ireland 0 59 1960 - 2022
Israel 0 60 1960 - 2022
Ivory Coast 0 61 1960 - 2022
Kazakhstan 0 62 1990 - 2022
Kyrgyzstan 0 63 1990 - 2022
Liberia 0 64 1960 - 2022
Lithuania 0 65 1990 - 2022
Madagascar 0 66 1960 - 2022
Malawi 0 67 1960 - 2022
Maldives 0 68 1960 - 2022
Mali 0 69 1960 - 2022
Mauritania 0 70 1960 - 2022
Mexico 0 71 1960 - 2022
Moldova 0 72 1990 - 2022
Mongolia 0 73 1960 - 2022
Montenegro 0 74 1998 - 2022
Mozambique 0 75 1960 - 2022
Namibia 0 76 1960 - 2022
Nicaragua 0 77 1960 - 2022
Niger 0 78 1960 - 2022
Nigeria 0 79 1960 - 2022
North Macedonia 0 80 1991 - 2022
Pakistan 0 81 1960 - 2022
Panama 0 82 1960 - 2022
Paraguay 0 83 1960 - 2022
Peru 0 84 1960 - 2022
Poland 0 85 1960 - 2022
Portugal 0 86 1960 - 2022
R. of Congo 0 87 1960 - 2022
Romania 0 88 1960 - 2022
Russia 0 89 1960 - 2022
Rwanda 0 90 1960 - 2022
S.T.&Principe 0 91 1960 - 2022
Senegal 0 92 1960 - 2022
Seychelles 0 93 1960 - 2022
Sierra Leone 0 94 1960 - 2022
Singapore 0 95 1960 - 2022
Slovakia 0 96 1993 - 2022
Somalia 0 97 1960 - 2022
Sri Lanka 0 98 1960 - 2022
Sudan 0 99 1960 - 2022
Syria 0 100 1960 - 2022
Taiwan 0 101 1960 - 2022
Tajikistan 0 102 1990 - 2022
Tanzania 0 103 1960 - 2022
Togo 0 104 1960 - 2022
Tunisia 0 105 1960 - 2022
Turkey 0 106 1960 - 2022
Uganda 0 107 1960 - 2022
Ukraine 0 108 1990 - 2022
Uruguay 0 109 1960 - 2022
USA 0 110 1960 - 2022
Uzbekistan 0 111 1990 - 2022
Venezuela 0 112 1960 - 2022
Yemen 0 113 1960 - 2022
Zambia 0 114 1960 - 2022
Zimbabwe 0 115 1960 - 2022



Definition: Equal to 1 in presidential elections years and zero otherwise.

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