Romania

Presidential 2014


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The election took place in two rounds, on 2 November and 16 November 2014. In the first round, results were as follows:

Klaus Iohannis (Christian Liberal Alliance [PNL–PDL]) 30.37%
Victor Ponta (PSD–UNPR–PC Alliance) 40.44%
Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu (Independent) 5.36%
Elena Udrea (PMP–PNȚCD Alliance) 5.20%
Monica Macovei (Independent) 4.44%
Dan Diaconescu (People’s Party – Dan Diaconescu) 4.03%
Corneliu Vadim Tudor (Greater Romania Party) 3.68%
Hunor Kelemen (Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania) 3.47%
Teodor Meleșcanu (Independent) 1.09%

A further 5 candidates each received less than 1% of the vote.

In the second round runoff, which took place on 16 November 2014, Victor Ponta received 45.56% of the vote. Klaus Iohannis received 54.43% of the vote and was therefore elected president. Turnout in the second round was 64.1%.

Registered electors: 18,284,066
Votes: 9,723,232
Turnout: 53.17%

Source: www.bec2014.ro/rezultate

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