Elections and democracy

Download fact-checked, high-quality teaching resources on elections and democracy for students aged 10+.

In 2024 around 2 billion people will vote to choose new leaders in elections that will affect 4.2 billion people – over half the global population.

Created by experienced teachers and world-leading journalists from The Economist, our collection of free teaching resources helps students learn about what elections are happening and what this means for democracy.

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Elections and democracy resources