Results of Previous Presidential Elections

Final Result of Presidential Election 2nd March 2008

 

Votes

% Electorate

Electorate

107,222,016

Invalid votes

1,015,533

0.9

Valid votes

73,731,116

68.8

Total votes

74,746,649

69.7

 

 

% Total Vote

Dmitry Medvedev, United Russia

52,530,712

70.3

Gennady Zyuganov, KPRF

13,243,550

17.7

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, LDPR

6,988,510

9.3

Andrei Bogdanov, Ind.

968,344

1.3

 

 

 

Source: Central Electoral Commission, 2008. "Svodnaya tablitsa rezultatov vyborov. Vybory prezidenta Rossiiskoi Federatsii." http://www.vybory.izbirkom.ru, accessed 24 March.

Election assessments: 2008.

458

RESULTS OF 2004 ELECTION COMPARED TO 2000

Central Electoral Commission , 2000, 2004

458

 


Presidential election: 14 March 2004, Final result

  Votes Total Vote %
Vladimir Putin 49,565,238 71.3
Nikolai Kharitonov, Communist 9,513,313 13.7
Sergei Glazyev, Ind. 2,850,063 4.1
Irina Khakamada, Ind. 2,671,313 3.8
Oleg Malyshkin, LDPR 1,405,315 2.0
Sergei Mironov, Russian Party of Life 524,324 0.7
Against all 2,396,219 3.4
Electorate 108,064,281 % Electorate
Invalid vote 578,824 0.5
Valid vote 68,925,785 63.8
Total vote 69,504,609 64.3

Source: Final result, Central Electoral Commission, pr2004.cikrf.ru/etc/svod.xls, 2 April 2004.

Statements by International Election Observation Mission


Presidential election : 26 March 2000

Candidates Total Vote % Number
Vladimir Putin 52.9 39,740,434
Gennady Zyuganov, Communist 29.2 21,928,471
Grigory Yavlinsky, Yabloko 5.8 4,351,452
Aman-Geldy Tuleev 3.0 2,217,361
Vladimir Zhirinovsky, LDPR 2.7 2,026,513
Konstantin Titov, Union of Right Forces (not official party candidate) 1.5 1,107,269
Ella Pamfilova, For Citizen's Worth 1.0 758,966
Stanislav Govorukhin 0.4 328,723
Yuri Skuratov 0.4 319,263
Aleksei Podberezkin, Spiritual Heritage 0.1 98,175
Umar Dzhabrailov 0.1 78,498
Against all 1.9 1,414,648
Electorate   109,372,046
Total Valid Votes 68.0 74,369,773
Invalid Votes 0.6 701,003
Total Votes 68.6 75,070,776

Source: Final result, Central Electoral Commission, www.fci.ru, 6 April 2000.


1996 Presidential election result

  16/6: First Round 3/7: Second Round
Candidates Vote % Number Vote % Number
Boris Yeltsin 35.8 26,665,495 54.4 40,203,948
Gennadii Zyuganov 32.5 24,211,686 40.7 30,102,288
Alexander Lebed 14.7 10,974,736 - -
Grigorii Yavlinsky 7.4 5,550,752 - -
Vladimir Zhirinovsky 5.8 4,311,479 - -
Six other candidates: S. Fedorov, M. Gorbachev and others 2.2 1,636,950 - -
Against all candidates 1.6 1,163,921 4.9 3,604,462
Electorate   108,495,023   108,600,730
Total valid vote 68.7 74,515,019 68.1 73,910,698
Invalid Votes 1.4 1,072,120 1.1 780,592
Total turnout 69.7 75,587,139 68.8 74,691,290

Source: Central Electoral Commission, 1996. Vybory Presidenta Rossiiskoi Federatsii 1996: Elektoral'naya Statistika. Moscow: Izdatelstvo "Ves' Mir"; pages 128-130.

Public Opinion on the Yeltsin Years


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