2017 French presidential election
The 2017 French presidential election is a presidential election in France that took place on May 7th, 2017. The incumbent president, François Hollande, decided not to run for a second term because of his low approval ratings.
Results of the first round by department and region
Results of the second round by department and region
The main candidates are Nicolas Dupont-Aignan from Debout la France, Marine Le Pen from the National Front, Emmanuel Macron from En Marche!, Benoît Hamon from the Socialist Party, Nathalie Arthaud from Lutte Ouvrière, Philippe Poutou from the New Anticapitalist Party, Jacques Cheminade from Solidarity and Progress, Jean Lassalle from Résistons!, Jean-Luc Mélenchon from La France insoumise, François Asselineau from Popular Republican Union and François Fillon from The Republicans.
23 April 2017
7 May 2017
|Marine Le Pen||7,679,493||21.30%||10,644,118||33.90%|
- Results of the first round by departmentEmmanuel MacronFrançois FillonJean-Luc Mélenchon
- Results of the first round by departmentEmmanuel Macron
- First-place candidate by communeEmmanuel Macron
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