French first round presidential election Voting live 2017
The next French presidential election is scheduled to be held in 23rd April 2017. Incumbent president François Hollande is eligible to run for a second term, but has declined.
French presidential election Voting Live 2017 would be held on 23rd April 2017 and if the results are not absolute majority then run-off between top 2 wud be held on 7 May 2017.
French first round presidential election Results 2017
|Emmanuel Macron||En Marche!||EM||8528585||23.86%|
|Marine Le Pen||National Front||FN||7658990||21.43%|
|François Fillon||The Republicans||LR||7126632||19.94%|
|Jean-Luc Mélenchon||La France insoumise||FI||7011856||19.62%|
|Benoît Hamon||Socialist Party||PS||2268838||6.35%|
|Nicolas Dupont-Aignan||Debout la France||DLF||1689686||4.73%|
|Jean Lassalle||Résistons !||433996||1.21%|
|Philippe Poutou||New Anticapitalist Party||NPA||392454||1.10%|
|François Asselineau||Popular Republican Union||UPR||329951||0.92%|
|Nathalie Arthaud||Lutte Ouvrière||LO||231660||0.65%|
|Jacques Cheminade||Solidarity and Progress||S&P||65076||0.18%|
French first round presidential election Dates 2017 Voting Live
- Voter turnout expected to reach 80%.
- Mélencho, Macron, Fillon and Le Pen anyone can be a winner in first round since all are quite close.
- Economist who predicted Trump win in US election has predicted win for Marine Le Pen in France.
- Donald Trump is backing Marine Le Pen as French voters prepare to go to the polls.
- Sunday Polls open in mainland France. From 7pm would close and Counting would begin
- First Round will take place on 23rd April 2017. Voting would start morning 7 am across france to elect its president.
- According to latest opinion poll Le pen and Macron have a close fight. with Le pen at 23% and Macron at 24% if we see average of all opinion polls.
French presidential Election Candidates 2017
On 18 March 2017, the Constitutional Council published the names of the 11 candidates who received 500 valid sponsorships, with the order of the list determined by drawing lots.
Candidate (name and age)
|Political Party||Political offices|
|Nicolas Dupont-Aignan (56)||Debout la France (DLF)||President of Debout la France|
|Deputy for Essonne|
|Mayor of Yerres|
|Marine Le Pen (48)||National Front (FN)||President of the National Front|
|MEP for North-West France|
|Emmanuel Macron (39)||En Marche! (EM!)||President of En Marche!|
|Minister of the Economy, Industry, and Digital Affairs|
|Benoît Hamon (49)||Socialist Party (PS)||Deputy for Yvelines|
|(2012 and since 2014)|
Other offices [show]
Minister of National Education, Higher Education and Research in 2014
|Deputy Minister of the Economy and Finance responsible for Consumer Affairs and the Social and Solidarity Economy from 2012 to 2014|
|Deputy Minister of the Economy, Finance, and Foreign Trade responsible for the Social and Solidarity Economy in 2012|
|MEP for East France from 2004 to 2009|
|Nathalie Arthaud (47)||Lutte Ouvrière (LO)||Spokesperson of Lutte Ouvrière|
|Philippe Poutou (50)||New Anticapitalist Party (NPA)||Spokesperson of the New Anticapitalist Party|
|Jacques Cheminade (75)||Solidarity and Progress (S&P)||President of Solidarity and Progress|
|Jean Lassalle (61)||Résistons !||Deputy for the Pyrénées-Atlantiques|
|Mayor of Lourdios-Ichère|
|Jean-Luc Mélenchon (65)||Unsubmissive France (FI)||MEP for South-West France|
Other offices [show]
President, then co-president of the Left Party from 2009 to 2014
|Senator for Essonne from 1986 to 2000 and from 2004 to 2010|
|Deputy Minister of Vocational Education from 2000 to 2002|
|François Asselineau (59)||Popular Republican Union (UPR)||President of the UPR|
|François Fillon (63)||The Republicans (LR)||Deputy for Paris|
French Presidential Election Details 2017
- List of French Presidents
- List of French Prime Ministers
- List of French Cabinet Ministers
- French presidential election Result 2012
- French presidential election Result 2007
The Conservatives (Republicans) Party French presidential primary 2017
Second Round: November 27 2016.
- Francois Fillon wins Presidential Nomination from Conservatives party with 66.5% votes.
French Presidential Election Opinion poll for first round of voting 2017
|Fieldwork date||Sample||Abstention/||Mélenchon||Macron||Fillon||Le Pen|
|Ifop-Fiducial||7–11 Apr 2017||2806||32.00%||18.50%||23.00%||19.00%||24.00%|
|Elabe||9–10 Apr 2017||1002||37.00%||17.00%||23.00%||19.00%||23.00%|
|OpinionWay||8–10 Apr 2017||1498||–||18.00%||23.00%||19.00%||24.00%|
|Ifop-Fiducial||6–10 Apr 2017||2616||33.00%||18.00%||23.00%||18.50%||24.00%|
|Ipsos||7–9 Apr 2017||1002||34.00%||18.50%||24.00%||18.00%||24.00%|
French Presidential Election Results 2012
|Candidate||Party||1st round||2nd round|
|François Hollande||Socialist Party||PS||10272705||28.63%||18000668||51.64%|
|Nicolas Sarkozy||Union for a Popular Movement||UMP||9753629||27.18%||16860685||48.36%|
|Marine Le Pen||National Front||FN||6421426||17.90%|
|Jean-Luc Mélenchon||Left Front||FG||3984822||11.10%|
|François Bayrou||Democratic Movement||MoDem||3275122||9.13%|
|Eva Joly||Europe Ecology – The Greens||EELV||828345||2.31%|
|Nicolas Dupont-Aignan||Republic Arise||DLR||643907||1.79%|
|Philippe Poutou||New Anticapitalist Party||NPA||411160||1.15%|
|Nathalie Arthaud||Workers' Struggle||LO||202548||0.56%|
|Jacques Cheminade||Solidarity and Progress||SP||89545||0.25%|