Open Knowledge

Election Results 100% open


What data is expected?

This data category requires results by constituency / district for all major national electoral contests. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Result for all major electoral contests
  • Number of registered votes
  • Number of invalid votes
  • Number of spoiled ballots
  • All data should be reported at the level of the polling station

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? Yes(Here)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (CSV)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Results of the parliamentary election 2013 published by Federal Ministry of Interior (BMI))
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


The Ministry of Interior releases federal election data broken down to district level. The data is published on the government's open data portal, under a Creative Commons license (CC-BY).

The dataset for the 2013 parliamentary elections is available as a CSV file,

The Austrian results of the 2014 elections of the European Parliament are available in XLSX, CSV and HTML format,

Precinct-level election data is only released by the City of Vienna and not available in the other eight regions of Austria.

Reviewer comments

The data is broken down to the municipality level, not to the district level as the submission says.



  • Kamil Gregor


  • Martin Kaltenböck