HOW INDIA VOTED

V E R D I C T 2 0 0 4
A special eight-page supplement on the what, how and why of Verdict 2004 at both the national and the State levels. Based on an exclusive nationwide post-poll survey conducted by a team of political scientists from the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS) and its Lokniti network.
Goa
Seats Turnout

THE

HINDU
Thursday, May 20, 2004

2
Seats Seats Parties contested won

58.7%
Votes (%)

Karnataka

Seats

Turnout Votes (%)

28 66.8%
28 24 4 28 28 28 28 18 18 0 8 8 2 2 36.7 34.8 1.9 36.8 36.8 20.4 20.4

Orissa

Seats

Turnout

21
21 9 12 21 21 1 1 18 7 11 2 2 1 1

66%
Votes (%)

Uttaranchal

Seats

Turnout

5
5 5 5 3 1 1

48.1%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies

Total BJP Total Congress NCP

2 2 2 1 1

1 1 1 1 0
Seats

46.8 46.8 45.8 29.8 16.0
Turnout Votes (%)

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies Others

Total BJP JD(U) Total Congress Total JD(S)

BJP & Allies

Total BJP BJD

49.3 19.3 30 40.4 40.4 1.5 1.5

Total Cong. & Allies Congress

BJP & BJP Allies Cong. Congress & Allies Others
SP

41.0 38.3 7.9

Delhi
Haryana

Others

10 65.7%
Seats Seats Parties contested won

Total JMM

West Bengal

Seats

Turnout

42
42 13 29 37 37 42 32 3 4 3 1 0 1 6 6 35 26 3 3 3

78%
Votes (%)

Madhya Pradesh
Seats Parties contested

Seats Seats won

Turnout Votes (%)

BJP & Allies

29 48.1%
29 29 25 4 48.1 34.1

Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP

10 10 19 10 9

1 9 0 0 0

17.2 42.1 28.6 22.4 6.2

Cong. Congress & Allies Others
Total INLD HVP

BJP & Allies

BJP

BJP & Allies

Total BJP TRMC

29.1 8.1 21.0 14.6 14.6 50.8 38.6 4 4.5 3.7

Cong. Congress & Allies

Total Cong. & Allies Congress Total CPI (M) CPI RSP FBL

Left

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Seats

Turnout

1

63.7%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP & Allies

BJP

1 1

0 1

35.9 55.8

Cong. Congress & Allies

Punjab

Seats Seats Seats Parties contested won

Turnout Votes (%)

13 61.6%
Total BJP SAD 13 3 10 11 11 2 1 1 19 6 13 11 3 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Seats

Chandigarh

Seats

Turnout

1
1 1 0 1

50.9%
Votes (%)

BJP & Allies

44.8 10.5 34.3 34.2 34.2 4.3 2.5 1.8 11.5 3.8 7.7
Turnout Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP & Allies

BJP

35.2 52.1

Maharashtra
Bombay

Seats

Turnout

Total Cong. & Allies Congress Total CPI CPI (M) Total SAD (M) BSP

48
Seats won

54.4
Votes (%)

Cong. Congress & Allies

Seats Parties contested

Left Others

BJP & Allies

Total BJP Shiv Sena Total Congress NCP RPI (A) PRBP RPI Total JD (S) BBM BSP

48 26 22 47 26 18 1 1 1 61 1 17 43

25 13 12 23 13 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

42.7 22.6 20.1 44.4 23.8 18.3 1 0.7 0.4 4.2 0.6 1.3 2.9

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

Seats

Turnout

1

69%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP & Allies

BJP

1 1 1

0 0 1

15.6 25.7 40.9

Cong+ BJP+ Left Others

219 Seats 189 Seats 61 Seats 70 Seats Not held
Pondicherry
Parties
10 21

Cong. & Allies

Rajasthan

25 49.9%
BJP 25 25 21 4 49.0 41.4

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Cong. Congress & Allies Others
BNP

Others

BJP & Allies

Cong. Congress & Allies

Daman & Diu

Seats

Turnout

1
1 1 0 1

70.2%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won Seats Turnout Votes (%)

Himachal Pradesh

Seats

Turnout

4
1 3

59.7%
Votes (%)

Sikkim
Andaman &

1 77.9%
Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP & Allies

BJP

48.4 49.5

Seats Seats contested won

Lakshadweep

BJP & Allies

BJP

4 4

44.2

Cong. Congress & Allies
Seats

Nicobar
51.9

BJP & SDF Allies Cong. Congress & Allies Others
SSP

Cong. Congress & Allies

1 1 1

1 0 0

69.8 27.4 1.5

Lakshadweep

Seats

Turnout

1
1 1 1 0

81.5%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Jammu & Kashmir Bihar Andhra Pradesh
Parties Seats Turnout Votes (%) Seats Seats Seats Parties contested won Turnout Votes (%)

Turnout

6
Seats won

35.2%
Votes (%)

40 58.7%
Total BJP JD(U) Total Congress RJD LJNSP NCP Total CPI CPI (M) 37 14 23 36 4 23 8 1 6 5 1 11 5 6 26 3 19 4 0 0 0 0
Seats

Parties

Seats contested

Tamil Nadu Meghalaya
Seats Turnout

Seats

Turnout Votes (%)

BJP & Allies

JD (U)

49.0 48.8

39 60.8%
39 6 33 35 10 16 5 4 4 2 2 0 0 0 35 10 16 5 4 4 2 2
Seats

42 69.9%
42 9 33 41* 34 6 1 2 1 1 2 2 5 0 5 34 29 5 0 2 1 1 1 1
Seats

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies Others

Total BJP Total Congress PDP INC (Ind) Total NC

6 6 6 2 3 1 6 6

0 0 4 2 1 1 2 2
Seats Seats won

23.0 23.0 39.9 25.0 11.9 3.0 22.0 22.0
Turnout

2
2 1 1 2 2 1 0 1 1 1

52.6%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Cong. Congress & Allies

Seats Seats contested won

BJP & Allies

Total BJP TDP Total

Cong. Congress & Allies TRS
INC (Ind)

41.5 8.4 33.1 48.8 41.5 6.5 0.8 2.3 1.3 1 1.2 1.2
Turnout

BJP & Allies

37.1 14.2 22.9 44.3 4.8 29.8 8.7 1 1.9 1.1 0.8
Turnout Votes (%)

Seats Parties contested

Seats won

BJP & Allies

Total BJP TRMC

36.9 8.6 28.3 45.5 45.5

BJP & Allies

Total BJP AIADMK Total

34.9 5.1 29.8 51.5 14.4 24.6 6.7 5.8 5.9 3 2.9
Turnout Votes (%)

Pondicherry

Seats

Turnout

1
1 1 0 1

76%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Cong. & Allies

Total Cong. & Allies Congress

Cong. & Congress DMK Allies
PMK MDMK Total CPI CPI (M)

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies

BJP PMK

35.6 49.9

Left Others

Total CPI CPI (M) Total MIM

Jharkhand
Seats Parties contested

14 55.6%
Votes (%)

Mizoram
Seats Parties contested

Seats

Turnout

Left

1
Seats won

63.4%
Votes (%)

Left

Chhattisgarh

BJP & Allies

Total BJP Total

14 14 13 6 5 2 3 1 1 1

1 1 12* 6 4 2 1 1 0 0
Seats

33.0 33.0 37.7 17.9 16.3 3.5 5.8 3.8 0.4 1.6
Turnout Votes (%)

Note: Wherever partners of an alliance have contested against each other in a constituency, the votes of the larger party have been included in the alliance vote share.

11 52.1%
11 11 10 1 47.8 40.2

BJP & Allies

MNF

1 1

1 0

52.5 45.7

Tripura

2 66.9%
Seats Seats Parties contested won

Arunachal Pradesh

2
2 2 0 0 0

56.3%
Votes (%)

Seats Seats Parties contested won

Seats Seats Parties contested won

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies

Cong. Congress JMM & Allies
RJD Total CPI CPI (M) MCC

Cong. INC (Ind) & Allies

BJP Congress

BJP & Allies
Seats Turnout

Total BJP TRMC

2 1 1 2 2 2 2

0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Seats

12.9 7.8 5.1 14.3 14.3 68.8 68.8
Turnout

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Overview by Yogendra Yadav; Methodology of the Survey Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Delhi & Kerala Karnataka, Orissa, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh & Goa Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat & Uttaranchal Bihar, Assam / Northeast, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand & Haryana Voting behaviour & Social background; Aggregate data analysis Voter turnout; Guest columns

Manipur

BJP & Allies

Total BJP Total

2 2 2 1 1

53.8 53.8 29.9 10 19.9

Left

2
Seats Seats Parties contested won

56.2%
Votes (%)

Total Cong. & Allies Congress

Cong. Congress & Allies Arunachal
Congress

Delhi

Seats

Turnout

7
Seats Seats Parties contested won

47.1
Votes (%)

Kerala
Parties Seats contested

20 75.6%
Seats won

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies Others

Total BJP Total Congress NCP Total MPP FPM

2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1

0 0** 1 1

16.0 16.0 37.0 37.0

Left

Total CPI (M)

Assam

Seats Seats Seats Parties contested won

Turnout Votes (%)

BJP & Allies

Uttar Padesh

80
80 77 3 79 73 3 3 11 10 1 9 9 0 0

48.2
Votes (%)

BJP

7 7

1 6

40.7 54.8

14 69.1%
Total BJP JD (U) BJP (Ind) Total Congress Total AGP CPIML (L) 14 12 1 1 14 14 15 12 3 3 2 0 1 9 9 2 2 0 30.7 22.9 1.2 6.6 35.1 35.1 20.9 19.9 1.0

Cong. Congress & Allies

BJP & Allies

Total BJP IFDP

20 19 1 20 17 2 1 20 13 4 1 1 1

1 0 1 1 0 1 0 18 12 3 1 1 1

12.1 10.4 1.7 38.4 32.1 4.9 1.4 46.0 31.5 7.9 2.3 2.1 2.2

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**

**
** ** 21.2
Turnout

Seats Seats Parties contested won

**
0
Seats

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies Others

Gujarat

Seats Seats Seats Parties contested won

Turnout Votes (%)

26 45.2%
Total BJP 26 26 26 25 1 14 14 12 12 0 47.4 47.4 45.1 43.9 1.2

Total Cong. Congress MUL & Allies KC (M) Total CPI (M) CPI KEC Ind. (LF) JD (S)

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies

Total BJP JD (U) Total Congress LJNSP INC (Ind)

23 22.2 0.8 12.6 12.0 0.3 0.3

Nagaland
Seats Parties contested

1
Seats won

91.7%
Votes (%)

BJP & Allies

Left

BJP & Allies Cong. & Allies

NPF Congress

1 1

1 0

73.1

Total Cong. Congress & Allies NCP

Others
25.8

Others

649 Total SP+RLD 68+10 80 BSP 2 SJP (R) 7 NLP 481 Ind.

60 60.9 35+3 26.7+4.5 19 24.7 1 0.5 1 0.6 1 3.8

Graphics by Varghese Kallada

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