Counts is not used or referenced directly. Instead it is only used as an extension
base for the following entities:
SummaryCounts: for reporting on contest and geopolitical unit summary vote counts.
VoteCounts: for reporting on contest vote counts.
These entities inherit the attributes and elements of
Counts provides the capability to filter vote counts by device
characteristics or by various types of ballots or write-ins, or to link the
counts to a
GpUnit entity defined, such as for a country.
If the type of count item is not listed in enumeration
other and include the type in
The table below describes the elements for
||0 or 1||IDREF||Unique identifier for a `GpUnit` element. For associating counts with a geopolitical unit, e.g., a precinct, a county, a township, etc.|
||0 or 1||boolean||Boolean to indicate if votes are suppressed for voter privacy, e.g., true or false. Assumed to be false if not present.|
||0 or 1||CountItemType||The type of count being used as a filter on the vote counts, e.g., election day, early voting, etc.|
||0 or 1||string||Used when