A Brazilian votes. (AP)

A Brazilian votes. (AP)


The Numbers behind Brazil's First-Round Election

By Chase Harrison

After the October 2 vote, see figures around turnout, congressional composition, and more.

Brazilians voted on October 2 for president, the entire Chamber of Deputies, one-third of the Senate, and all 27 governorships and state legislatures.

AS/COA Online checks the numbers to understand the results.