An election took place on 10 April 2016.
|Idriss Déby (Patriotic Salvation Movement)||61.56%|
|Saleh Kebzabo (National Union for Democracy and Renewal)||12.80%|
|Laoukein Kourayo Médard||10.69%|
|Malloum Yoboide Djeraki||1.84%|
|Mahamat Ahmad Alhabo||1.61%|
|Clément Djimet Bagaou||1.44%|
|Gali Gatta Ngothé||1.27%|
|Brice Mbaimon Guedmbaye||1.02%|
|Abdoulaye Mbodou Mbami||1.02%|
A further four candidates each received less than 1% of the vote.