General Election 2016


Date: 11 August 2016

Presidential Election:
The total number of votes cast: 3,781,505
Number of votes rejected: 85,795
Number of valid votes: 3,695,710


These are the results for 156 out of 156 constituencies.

Presidential Election

Display constituency map
Candidate Name Photo Party Votes
LUNGU, Edgar C
Edgar LUNGU
PF
1,860,877
HICHILEMA, Hakainde
Hakainde HICHILEMA
UPND
1,760,347
NAWAKWI, Edith Z
Edith NAWAKWI
FDD
24,149
BANDA, Andyford M
Andyford BANDA
PAC
15,791
KABIMBA, Wynter M
Wynter KABIMBA
RAINBOW
9,504
CHISHIMBA, Saviour
Saviour CHISHIMBA
UPP
9,221
KAUNDA, Tilyenji C
Tilyenji KAUNDA
UNIP
8,928
SINKAMBA, Peter C
Peter SINKAMBA
GREENS
4,515
MWAMBA, Maxwell
Maxwell MWAMBA
DA
2,378
Votes
Province District Constituency Time
WESTERN MONGU MONGU CENTRAL Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:44:33 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA KANYAMA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:02:14 +0200
EASTERN PETAUKE PETAUKE Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:50:29 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA MATERO Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:50:47 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA MUNALI Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:51:19 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA CHAWAMA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:51:43 +0200
CENTRAL CHIBOMBO KATUBA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:01 +0200
WESTERN NALOLO NALOLO Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:20 +0200
COPPERBELT CHINGOLA CHINGOLA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:38 +0200
CENTRAL KAPIRI MPOSHI KAPIRI MPOSHI Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:37:06 +0200

Poll Statistics

Total Registered Voters 6,698,372
Total Votes Cast 3,781,505
Total Votes Rejected 85,795
Turnout 56.45%
Released on Website Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:44:33 +0200
Voter Turnout
Constituencies announced
Constituencies not yet announced

156 of 156 constituencies have been announced.

Provinces

Districts

Results for all elections

Click on the election type of your interest for full details

National Assembly Elections

No details available yet.

 News

Toll free callcentre:
+260 211 377525 - 49

Live videos from Results Centre on YouTube and also on Facebook.
Aug 16, 2016

FOR YES VOTE IN THE 2016 REFERENDUM TO WIN

WHAT IT WOULD TAKE FOR YES VOTE IN THE REFERENDUM TO WIN  IN SUMMARY 50% of eligible voters in the 2016 Referendum which is 3,750,000 people must have turned up to cast their vote and of the 3,750,000 people who turned up, 50% should vote yes meaning that 1,875,000 people or more should vote yes … Continue reading "FOR YES VOTE IN THE 2016 REFERENDUM TO WIN"

Aug 16, 2016

​GUIDE TO CALCULATION OF 50%+1 FOR AUGUST 11TH 2016 ELECTIONS.

​ CORRECT CALCULATION OF 50%+1 Refer to Constitution. Constitution of Zambia (Amendment) [No. 2 of 2016]… ’47. (1) Elections to the office of President shall be conducted directly, under a majoritarian electoral system, where the winning candidate must receive more than fifty percent of the valid votes cast, and in accordance with Article 101.’ CALCULATION: … Continue reading "​GUIDE TO CALCULATION OF 50%+1 FOR AUGUST 11TH 2016 ELECTIONS."

Aug 16, 2016
Aug 12, 2016

ECZ ANNOUNCES RESULTS

The Electoral Commission of Zambia has announced results in its first briefing on results of the August 11th 2016 General Elections and Referendum.  ECZ Chairperson Justice Esau Chulu announced results for three (3) of the 156 Constituencies in Zambia by 21.00hrs. Another update of results is expected at 23.00hrs. To keep up to date with … Continue reading "ECZ ANNOUNCES RESULTS"

Polls opened at 06:00 and will close at 18:00.  
Toll free callcentre: +260 211 377525 - 49

You can receive alerts on updates to results direct to your email: please just enter your details below.