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Iraqi Elections

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 27, 2005 @ 6:24 am In Politics,War/Defense | Comments Disabled

Iraq’s elections are 3 days away. Following our past Map [1] obsessions, [2] here is a similar graphic of where the voters are in Iraq. 

Note that Iraqis are hardly "Red or Blue" Staters; There are instead many combinations of Shiites, Kurds and Sunnis.

Infoiraqelect0105voters [3]

Some interesting details about the structure of the newly elected government:

Infoiraqelect0105flow [4]

Source:
Iraq election guide [5]
Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/info-iraqelect0105.html

 


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URLs in this post:

[1] Map: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2004/11/weve_gone_map_c.html

[2] obsessions,: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2004/11/weve_gone_map_c_1.html

[3] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/photos/uncategorized/infoiraqelect0105voters.gif

[4] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/photos/uncategorized/infoiraqelect0105flow.gif

[5] Iraq election guide: http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/info-iraqelect0105.html?printVersion=true

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