Argentina: Country’s fastest, most accurate and transparent provisional tally

Argentina processed election results with record-breaking speed during its general elections thanks to the new system implemented in partnership with technology company Smartmatic. The vote was held on October 27, 2019.

Only three hours after voting ended, 70.48% of the tallying reports (called “telegrams” in Argentina) had been digitized, securely transmitted and uploaded into the system. By midnight, 96.08% of telegrams were processed.

  • Over 95 million votes processed
  • 70% of results published only three hours after voting ended
  • More than 1,700 operators trained
  • 98% of operators find Smartmatic’s software easy to use