Nastiness Diagnosis. Anthropology. Religion. Gender. Justice. A Personal Notepad For the General Public.
Today’s Indonesian elections were a historic event, and all credible and independent results have Jokowi-JK with a large victory over Prabowo-Hatta, ranging between 3.5 and 4 percentage points. Here I have quickly plotted three notable Quick Count (hitung cepat) reports from three reputable firms, comparing them to the results from the three polls that I discussed yesterday.
It seems that the pollsters did very well. If you would like to see some results from less-than-reputable firms, click here.
But the election is not over yet. The official results won’t be released for two more weeks, and Prabowo has come close to declaring victory. As I tweeted several hours ago,
Prabowo declaring victory is not just pathetic, it’s dangerous.
? Tom Pepinsky (@TomPepinsky) July 9, 2014
I’m not sure how concerned Indonesians should be just yet, as he has talked more about “waiting for the full…
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