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Male is for all males over a certain age irrespective of literacy, Universal suffrage by country or territory . 2005, 1962, 2005, 1962, Kuwait, Universal adult male suffrage since 1962, for citizens who are 21 or.

Universal manhood suffrage is a form of voting rights in which all adult males within a political Further information on dates by when countries granted universal manhood suffrage: Universal suffrage § Dates by country. In 1789.

Suffrage, political franchise, or simply franchise is the right to vote in public, political elections Resident non-citizens can vote in some countries, which may be restricted to citizens of closely linked countries (e.g., The 1840 constitution of the Kingdom of Hawai'i granted universal suffrage to all male and female adults.

Usually only the adult citizens of a country are eligible to vote there, the minimum age varying At one time, only men qualified for the suffrage.