Haitian Presidential election 2016-2017 Results Timeline Schedule Candidates Opinion/Exit Poll winner, Presidential Result of Haiti, Haiti Election result Round 1 2 2016-2017, Haiti Presidential election results 2016 Party wise Candidates Votes

Haitian Presidential election 2016-2017 Timeline Schedule Results Candidates Opinion/Exit Poll winner, Presidential Result of Haiti, Haiti Election result Round 1 2 2016-2017, Haiti Presidential election results 2016 Party wise Candidates Votes

Haitian presidential election 2016–17 Results

Haitian presidential election, November 2016 – Jovenel Moïse a businessman wins 55.6% votes

Violent protests have erupted in Haiti as losing candidates rejected the preliminary results of an election that indicated political newcomer Jovenel Moïse would be the next president.
Moïse, a banana exporter who ran for former president Michel Martelly’s Bald Heads party, won with 55.67% of votes cast in the 20 November election, the electoral council said on Monday. The result avoids a second round run-off next year.





Candidate Party Votes %
Jovenel Moïse Haitian Tèt Kale Party 595,430 55.67
Jude Célestin Alternative League for Haitian Progress and Empowerment 208,837 19.52
Jean-Charles Moïse Platfom Pitit Desalin 118,142 11.04
Maryse Narcisse Fanmi Lavalas 96,121 8.99
Jean-Henry Céant Renmen Ayiti 8,075 0.75
Edmonde Suppice Beauzile Fusion of Haitian Social Democrats 6,812 0.64
Maxo Joseph Randevou 5,362 0.50
Amos André Front Uni pour la Renaissance d’Haïti 2,278 0.21
Jean Hervé Charles Parti pour l’Evolution Nationale Haïtienne 1,985 0.19
Joseph Harry Bretous Konbit Pour Ayiti 1,813 0.17
Marie Antoinette Gauthier Plan d'Action Citoyenne 1,806 0.17
Jean Clarens Renois Unir-Ayiti-Ini 1,687 0.16
Daniel Dupiton Cohésion Nationale des Partis Politiques Haïtiens 1,308 0.12
Gérard Dalvius Parti Alternative pour le Développement d'Haïti 1.222 0.11
Kesler Dalmacy MOPANOU 1.007 0.09
Jean Bertin Mouvement d'Union République 991 0.09
Jean Ronald Cornely Rassemblement des Patriotes Haïtiens 983 0.09
Marc-Arthur Drouillard Parti Unité Nationale 978 0.09
Jean Poincy Résultat 970 0.09
Jacques Sampeur Konbit Liberasyon Ekonomik 960 0.09
Jean-Chavannes Jeune CANAAN 943 0.09
Joseph G. Varnel Durandisse Retabli Ayiti 890 0.08
Roland Magloire Parti Démocrate Institutionnaliste 824 0.08
Vilaire Clunny Duroseau

Mouveman pou Endepandans

Kiltirel Sosyal Ekonomik ak Politik an Ayiti

799 0.07
Monestime Diony Independent 768 0.07
Luckner Désir Mobilisation pour Haïti 744 0.07
Nelson Flecourt Olah Baton jenès la 687 0.06
No candidate 7,234 0.68
Null votes 58,120






Voter Turnout: 22 %.

  1. A possible second round is scheduled to be held on 29 January 2017 if no candidate receives an absolute majority of the votes in the first round (50% plus one vote)
  2. The vote count in the first round was ongoing as of 21 November, with final results expected to be published after no more than eight days (max by 29th November 2016).
  3. Early reports have indicated a close race between Jovenel Moïse and Maryse Narcisse. While counting was still ongoing, both Moïse's Haitian Tèt Kale Party (PHTK) party and Narcisse's Fanmi Lavalas party claimed victory, although official results were not yet issued issued and the CEP's cautioned against making such claims

Haitians are counting on their next president to lift the country out of political limbo and repair damage from Hurricane Matthew, which devastated the country last month, killing up to 1,000 people and leaving 1.4 million needing aid.

Haitian presidential election 2016–17 Schedule

Presidential elections will be held in Haiti on 20 November 2016 for the first round is postponed, and a possible second round will be held on 29 January 2017 were no candidate to receive a majority of the votes in the first round (50% + 1 vote).

Description of government structure of Haithi:

  • Chief of State: President Michel MARTELLY
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Evans PAUL
  • Assembly: Haiti has a bicameral National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale) consisting of the Senate (Sénat) with 30 seats and the Chamber of Deputies (Chambre des Députés) with 99 seats.

Electoral system in Haiti

Elections in Haiti utilizes a two-round system; a second round will be held if no candidate wins a majority of the vote in the first round. On 5 April 2016, the Conseil Electoral Provisoire declared that a fresh election will be held on 9 October 2016 with a possible second round on 8 January 2017.

Date Election
20 November 2016 First round
29 January 2017 Second round

Population (as of May 20, 2015): 9,996,731

Candidates Contesting in Haitian presidential election 2016–17

As per 11 July 2016, a total of 27 candidates have confirmed their candidacy with the Conseil. Candidates in bold received more than 5% of the popular votes in the 2015 election.

Candidate Political Party
Jean-Herve Charles PENH
Maryse Narcisse Fanmi Lavalas
Maxo Joseph Randevous
Daniel Dupiton CONAPPH
Roland Magloire PDI
Marie-Antoinette Gautier PAC
Luckner Desir MPH
Joseph Harry Bretous KOPA
Marc-Arthur Drouillard RUN
Jean Bertin MUR
Gerard Dalvius PADH
Kesler Dalmacy MOPANOU
Amos Andre FURH
Vilaire Cluuny Duroseau MEKSEPA
Jude Célestin LAPEH
Joseph G. Varnel Durandisse Retabli Ayiti
Jean-Ronald Cornely RPH
Jean Poincy Resultat
Jacques Sampeur KLE
Beauzile Edmonde S. FUSION
Jean-Chavannes Jeune CANNAN
Nelson Flecourt OLAHH-Baton Jenes LA
Jovenel Moïse PHTK
Jean-Charles Moïse Pitit Dessalines
Jean-Henry Ceant Renmen Ayiti
Jean-Clarens Renois UNIR
Diony Monestime Independent

Source: Wikipedia & electionguide.org