Blank Vote Sets Record: 10.8% in DF; 5.8% in the Nation (In Spanish)

Photo by Flickr user Worldsurfer
Photo by Flickr user Worldsurfer
El Universal, 7/6/2009

The campaign calling for a blank vote demonstrated its success in yesterday’s midterm elections. According to the Preliminary Electoral Results Program, a division of the Federal Electoral Institute, 5.83% of the population participated in the campaign throughout the nation.

The results of the preliminary vote count show that the Federal District (D.F.) leads the movement with a participatory rate of 10.83%.

This percentage indicates that 315,359 votes were cast in blank, with 97% of the polling booths accounted for.

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