Topics Secret ballot

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Voting takes place in such a way that a citizen completes the ballot privately, and the ballot cannot be connected to the voter.





Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution prescribe that electoral ballots be secret?