Thomson ReutersJanuary 22, 2013 07:30
Jan 22 (Reuters) - Following are voting statistics and procedures for Israel's Jan. 22 election, in which the 120 seats in the single-chamber parliament (Knesset) are allocated by proportional representation to national party lists. -- Some 5.66 million people are eligible to vote at 10,128 polling stations. Election day is a holiday to make sure as many people as possible can cast a ballot. Voter turnout at the last national ballot in 2009 was 65.9 percent.