Afghanistan Election Data

Opening up elections in Afghanistan

About Afghanistan Election Data

Welcome to This website, created by the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in partnership with Development Seed, is designed to make data from national elections in Afghanistan accessible and transparent.

The different sections of this site feature the following elections:

The /open section of contains resources for researchers, web developers, and others who are interested to access and reuse the source data for each election displayed on this website. It is NDI's hope that this openness will improve the transparency and accessibility of data related to the Afghanistan election process that is the focus of this website.

Maps, raw data, tools for using the data, and documentation to support its use are provided for free.


The data and information provided by the National Democratic Institute on this website is publicly available and provided on an “As Is” basis with no warranty or promises of any kind whatsoever, express or implied, including warranties of merchantablility or fitness for a particular purpose. While every effort is made to confirm the accuracy of the data and any analytical methods used to develop the data, no assurance of accuracy can be or is given and data and/or information may contain errors or be incomplete. By using this data in any way, the User acknowledges this limitation and agrees to use the data at his or her own risk.

This website was developed for use by the National Democratic Institute and our program partners for planning purposes. User agrees that NDI will not be liable to you or anyone else for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages for lost profits, loss of privacy or security, loss of reputation, loss of business, loss of savings or loss of data or for failure to meet any duty (including without limitation any duty of good faith or lack of negligence or of workmanlike effort), or for any other similar damages whatsoever that arise out of or are related to any aspect of the complete site or to any breach of these terms, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages and even in the event of fault, tort (including negligence) or strict or products liability or misrepresentation. NDI shall not be liable for any infringement on any patent, intellectual property or proprietary rights of any party related to the use of this website or data, or its interpretation by the User.

Funding was constructed as part of NDI's election observation efforts and was made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under Award No. 306-A-00-08-00529-00 under the Leader Cooperative Agreement No. DGC-A-00-01-00004-00. The opinions expressed herein are NDI's and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government.