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Explainer: 7 charts showing voter demographics in Hong Kong’s first ‘patriots-only’ legislative election

Hong Kong’s first “patriots-only” Legislative Council (LegCo) election last December, held under a Beijing-mandated revamp of the electoral system that minimised the role of democrats, saw the lowest turnout in the city’s history. In seven graphs, HKFP takes a detailed look at the participation rate and other aspects of the poll. Low turnout rate among […]