Participation in Sunday’s presidential elections reaches 71.4%

Participation in Sunday’s presidential elections was 71.4% compared to 83.14% in the 2013 elections and 66.74% in the 2016 parliamentary elections, Chief Returning Officer Kypros Kyprianou said as voting ended.

The voter turnout and the relevant percentages in previous elections are:

Presidential elections 2018

Presidential elections 2013

Parliamentary elections 2016

Nicosia

72.4%

82.45%

65.50%

Limassol

69.2%

83.04%

66.09%

Famagusta

71.8%

84.30%

67.14%

Larnaca

71.8%

84.30%

67.94%

Paphos

74%

84.58%

72.31%

Overseas

71%

80.00%

62.97%

Total

71.4%

83.14%

66.74%#

Source: Cyprus News Agency