A Bibliometric Overview of IoT-Based Digital Voting

Richard Essah *

Chandigarh University, CSE, India.

Isaac Atta Senior Ampofo

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Abstract: Several studies have empirically explored biometric voting using the IoT to transfer votes to the central system. There aren't many bibliometric studies that categorize the output in this area, though. By keeping an eye on the papers posted on the Scopus platform, this study’s goal is to give research bibliometric analysis on biometric voting utilizing IoT to transfer votes to a central system, classifying trends, the state of the art, and other indications. 267 different materials made up the sample. Using the VOSviewer program, the data was processed and the outcomes graphically represented. According to the study, which examined publications’ simultaneous occurrence by year, trends of keyword, co-citations, coupling bibliographic, and co-authorship analysis, institutions, and countries, the body of knowledge on biometric voting that uses the Internet of Things to transfer votes to a central system is expanding quickly. More than 530 citations were found in just eight works. However, there are other industrious writers. The most significant of the 267 sources used in the review were published in 26.066 percent of the papers. China is the world's leader in this field. This study offers knowledge about the current state of the art and indicates research opportunities and gaps in IoT-based biometric voting.

Keywords: IoT, blockchain, centralised system, Vos viewer, bibliometric

How to Cite

Essah, R., & Ampofo, I. A. S. (2023). A Bibliometric Overview of IoT-Based Digital Voting. Asian Journal of Research in Computer Science, 15(3), 10–23. https://doi.org/10.9734/ajrcos/2023/v15i3321


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