Exit polls: More misses than hits

Exit polls in India have hardly ever got it right

The story of exit polls in India can be summed up by the fact that in both 2004 and 2009, they did not give the UPA much of a chance. But history books will tell you that on both occasions the Congress-led alliance ended up in power.


The infographic below will give you a good idea how good, or bad, exit polls have been in India.

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