The Presidential election went to two rounds which took place on 9 April and 4 June 2006.
In the second round Alan García Pérez (Peruvian Aprista Party) received 54.7% of the vote and Ollanta Humala Tasso (Union for Peru) 45.3%. Alan García was therefore elected with the next elections scheduled for 2011.
|Ollanta Humala Tasso (Union for Peru)||30.6%|
|Alan García Pérez (Peruvian Aprista Party)||24.3%|
|Lourdes Flores Nano (National Unity)||23.8%|
|Martha Chávez Cossio (Alliance for the Future)||7.4%|
|Valentín Paniagua Corazao (Center Front)||5.8%|
|Humberto Lay Sun (National Restoration)||4.4%|
There were a further 14 candidates who each received less than 1% of the vote.
Registered voters: 16,494,906
Total votes: 14,632,003
Turnout for the Presidential election was said to be 88.7% in the first round and 87.7% in the second round.