This is how Karnataka has voted since 1978

Data and Maps - Piyush Aggarwal and Hemang Kumar

Analysis - Ravish Tiwari

Published: May 11, 2018; Updated: May 16, 2018

How has Karnataka voted in assembly elections since 1978? What has been the voting percentage and winning margins? As Karnataka has devilered a fractured mandate in 2018, here are some interesting insights and interactive maps for each of the nine assembly elections that will give you a perspective on how the state's politics has changed since 1978.

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Data Source: Trivedi Centre for Political Data - Ashoka University
Note: Assembly Constituency Boundaries were changed in 2008, so trendlines in above maps will show the data of 2008, 2013 and 2018 elections separately.
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