Dominican Republic

Presidential 2012


An election took place on 20 May 2012.

Danilo Medina (Dominican Liberation Party and allies) 51.21%
Hipólito Mejía (Dominican Revolutionary Party and allies) 46.95%
Guillermo Moreno (Country Alliance) 1.37%
Eduardo Estrella (Dominicans for Change) 0.21%
Julián Serulle (Broad Front) 0.14%
Max Puig (Alliance for Democracy) 0.11%

Registered electors: 6,502,968
Votes: 4,536,910
Turnout: 70.23%


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