2023 Latin American Elections

In 2023, three Latin American countries—Argentina, Guatemala, and Paraguay—hold presidential votes. But elsewhere in the region, voters will participate in key elections, whether casting ballots on plebiscites in Ecuador and Chile or gubernatorial races in Colombia and Mexico. Over the course of 2023, AS/COA will track these events through articles, poll updates, podcasts, and more. 

The calendar:

Ecuador: February 5 plebiscite and local elections 

Cuba: March 25 legislative elections 

Paraguay: April 30 general elections 

Mexico: June 4 gubernatorial elections 

Guatemala: June 25 general elections, August 27 presidential runoff 

Argentina: August 13 presidential primary, October 22 general elections, November 19 presidential runoff 

Colombia: October 29 gubernatorial and local elections 

Chile: May constitution representative elections, November or December constitutional plebiscite 


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