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#Turnout

# turnout - Monday 10 February, 2020

Turnout for Saturday election was fourth-lowest ever in history of the State
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Turnout for Saturday election was fourth-lowest ever in history of the State

Feb 10th 2020, 12:36 AM 27,003 Views 55 Comments

Turnout was actually down by over two percentage points.

# turnout - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Republicans and Democrats trying to win hearts and minds - but would a high turnout benefit Trump?
# Midterms
# Midterms

Republicans and Democrats trying to win hearts and minds - but would a high turnout benefit Trump?

Nov 3rd 2018, 10:00 PM 26,290 Views 56 Comments

Turnout is usually low for US midterms but indications are that the Trump effect could make this the most hotly contested in decades.

# turnout - Saturday 27 October, 2018

This has been the lowest turnout in Irish presidential election history
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

This has been the lowest turnout in Irish presidential election history

Oct 27th 2018, 8:14 PM 23,723 Views 45 Comments

Just 43.87% of the electorate voted in the presidential election.

# turnout - Friday 22 May, 2015

Polls closed: Here's a snapshot of the turnout across the country
# Referendums
# Referendums

Polls closed: Here's a snapshot of the turnout across the country

May 22nd 2015, 11:59 PM 58,126 Views 109 Comments

An awful lot of you turned out to vote.

# turnout - Sunday 8 June, 2014

The six local election seats still empty will be filled by this afternoon
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

The six local election seats still empty will be filled by this afternoon

Jun 8th 2014, 7:15 AM 6,553 Views 9 Comments

Voting in Ballybay-Clones had been postponed following the death of a candidate.

# turnout - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Ex-army chief Sisi declared Egypt's president-elect with 96.9% of votes
# Elections
# Elections

Ex-army chief Sisi declared Egypt's president-elect with 96.9% of votes

Jun 3rd 2014, 7:20 PM 6,202 Views 20 Comments

It comes almost a year after he overthrew elected Islamist leader Mohamed Morsi.

# turnout - Friday 23 May, 2014

This 104-year-old lady has cast her vote. Have you?
# Pics Of The Day
# Pics Of The Day

This 104-year-old lady has cast her vote. Have you?

May 23rd 2014, 4:13 PM 16,624 Views 107 Comments

Turnout is currently running at about 10 per cent.

# turnout - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Minister expects low turnout and senators to respect referendum result
# Get Out The Vote
# Get Out The Vote

Minister expects low turnout and senators to respect referendum result

Oct 3rd 2013, 10:27 AM 3,792 Views 80 Comments

Phil Hogan said he’s not worried about claims senators may disrupt the government’s legislative agenda if the public votes to abolish the Seanad. Though he was speaking before last night’s defeat in the chamber.

# turnout - Thursday 28 March, 2013

FG’s Helen McEntee retains father’s seat in Meath East by-election
# Meath East
# Meath East

FG’s Helen McEntee retains father’s seat in Meath East by-election

Mar 28th 2013, 6:26 PM 39,089 Views 436 Comments

McEntee, 26, sees off the challenge of FF’s Thomas Byrne – while Labour licks its wounds after dropping down to fifth place.

# turnout - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Turnout of just over 30 per cent as polls close in Meath East by-election
# Meath East
# Meath East

Turnout of just over 30 per cent as polls close in Meath East by-election

Mar 27th 2013, 9:10 PM 13,307 Views 185 Comments

Overall turnout in the by-election is expected to be in the low 30s as voters decided who they wanted to replace the late Shane McEntee in the Dáil.

# turnout - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Unions to hold Croke Park II public meeting in Dublin
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Unions to hold Croke Park II public meeting in Dublin

Mar 21st 2013, 5:18 PM 6,289 Views 75 Comments

The unions say they believe the proposals to extend the agreement will “unfairly penalise workers” if passed.

# turnout - Sunday 18 November, 2012

USI president defends student turnout at Children's Referendum
# Referendum
# Referendum

USI president defends student turnout at Children's Referendum

Nov 18th 2012, 7:35 AM 5,195 Views 20 Comments

John Logue said the union advocated for a Yes vote and that thousands of students were unable to return home to vote as they were awaiting grant payments.

# turnout - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Thousands attend rally in Dublin city centre
# Savita
# Savita

Thousands attend rally in Dublin city centre

Nov 17th 2012, 6:05 PM 29,996 Views 192 Comments

Gardaí said that between 10 – 12,000 people attended the rally, which was one of a number held around the country in the the wake of the death of Savita Halappanavar.

# turnout - Monday 12 November, 2012

'Day of the week didn't cause low turnout,' insists TD who backs weekend voting
# Voting
# Voting

'Day of the week didn't cause low turnout,' insists TD who backs weekend voting

Nov 12th 2012, 3:31 PM 4,378 Views 30 Comments

Alan Farrell hopes to introduce legislation that would see all elections and referenda held on weekends or rest days and insists he has not been deterred by Saturday’s low turnout.

# turnout - Sunday 11 November, 2012

So who did turn out to vote?
# Referendum
# Referendum

So who did turn out to vote?

Nov 11th 2012, 5:46 PM 13,922 Views 60 Comments

The turnout to vote was low all around the country – but the highest and lowest turnout coincided with constituencies at either end of the Yes and No vote…

Gilmore: Children's Referendum "never really took fire"
# Referendum
# Referendum

Gilmore: Children's Referendum "never really took fire"

Nov 11th 2012, 2:13 PM 5,005 Views 48 Comments

Meanwhile, Children’s Minister Frances Fitzgerald defended her role in leading the referendum campaign.

Children's Referendum count begins
# Referendum
# Referendum

Children's Referendum count begins

Nov 11th 2012, 7:49 AM 8,635 Views 110 Comments

Results are expected by noon.

# turnout - Saturday 10 November, 2012

PICS: Thousands gather for Waterford Regional Hospital rally
# Waterford
# Waterford

PICS: Thousands gather for Waterford Regional Hospital rally

Nov 10th 2012, 5:28 PM 7,939 Views 56 Comments

Thousands gathered to protest the proposed downgrading of the hospital to a county hospital.

Turnout as low as 2 per cent in some polling stations
# Referendum
# Referendum

Turnout as low as 2 per cent in some polling stations

Nov 10th 2012, 1:32 PM 16,388 Views 174 Comments

Will it be the lowest turnout in the history of the State?

# turnout - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In numbers: Ireland's referendum on the Fiscal Compact
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

In numbers: Ireland's referendum on the Fiscal Compact

Jun 2nd 2012, 7:30 PM 4,907 Views 48 Comments

Who’s become more pro-European in the last two years? And what proportion of Irish people actually said Yes?

# turnout - Friday 1 June, 2012

Most spoiled votes? Highest turnout? How Ireland voted
# Referendum
# Referendum

Most spoiled votes? Highest turnout? How Ireland voted

Jun 1st 2012, 8:29 PM 10,531 Views 94 Comments

And what about in Enda Kenny’s constituency? Or Gerry Adams’?

Ireland must progress in seeking 'long-term sustainable deal' for Ireland's bank debt
# Referendum
# Referendum

Ireland must progress in seeking 'long-term sustainable deal' for Ireland's bank debt

Jun 1st 2012, 4:46 PM 4,305 Views 125 Comments

Taoiseach and Tánaiste say Ireland should get a better deal and that the banking debt should be part of a wider approach to tackling European debt.

As it happened: Referendum count returns a 'Yes' majority
Live Jun 1st 2012, 3:00 PM

As it happened: Referendum count returns a 'Yes' majority

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count
# Count
# Count

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count

Jun 1st 2012, 9:50 AM 3,946 Views 82 Comments

There’s a couple of bell-weather areas which, if the past is anything to go by, could give a hint as to the total outcome.

Counting of votes to begin but low turnout may affect result
# Count
# Count

Counting of votes to begin but low turnout may affect result

Jun 1st 2012, 7:57 AM 4,694 Views 81 Comments

Counting of votes is set to begin at 9 o’clock this morning in 26 count centres around the country.

# turnout - Thursday 31 May, 2012

What effect might the turnout have on the Fiscal Compact referendum?
# Turnout
# Turnout

What effect might the turnout have on the Fiscal Compact referendum?

May 31st 2012, 10:00 PM 13,930 Views 173 Comments

Voting started slowly today… but does it ultimately matter? Here are the lessons learned from our previous referendums…

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

May 31st 2012, 8:05 PM 2,891 Views 4 Comments

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Polling stations quiet with low turnout so far
# Referendum
# Referendum

Polling stations quiet with low turnout so far

May 31st 2012, 4:09 PM 6,280 Views 92 Comments

As they head to the booths, voters have been telling us how turnout figures are looking pretty dismal…

# turnout - Friday 25 February, 2011