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Election Day in South Africa

Name in other languages

NameLanguage
Election DayEnglish
WahltagGerman
Verkiesing DagAfrikaans
UkhethoZulu

Election Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedMay 182011Election DayPublic Holiday
WedAug 32016Election DayPublic Holiday

Quick Facts

Election Day 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Election Day 2017

Election Day does not occur in 2017

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Other holidays in August 2016 in South Africa

Fun Holiday on August 3, 2016

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