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

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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
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