The first round of the presidential elections took place on 21-22 April 2007.
|Nicolas Sarkozy (Union for a Popular Movement)||31.18%|
|Ségolène Royal (Socialist Party)||25.87%|
|François Bayrou (Union for French Democracy)||18.57%|
|Jean-Marie Le Pen (National Front)||10.44%|
|Olivier Besancenot (Revolutionary Communist League)||4.08%|
|Philippe de Villiers (Movement for France)||2.23%|
|Marie-George Buffet (French Communist Party)||1.93%|
|Dominique Voynet (The Greens)||1.57%|
|Arlette Laguiller (Workers’ Struggle)||1.33%|
|José Bové (Alter-globalization activist)||1.32%|
|Frédéric Nihous (Hunting, Fishing, Nature, Tradition)||1.15%|
|Gérard Schivardi (Workers’ Party)||0.34%|
Registered voters: 44,472,834
In the second round on 5-6 May, Ségolène Royal received 46.94% of the vote, whilst Nicolas Sarkozy received 53.06% and was thus elected. The turnout was 83.97%.