Iraqi Elections

Iraq’s elections are 3 days away. Following our past Map obsessions, 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

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

Infoiraqelect0105flow

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

 

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