The Central Election Commission (CEC) has processed 100% of electronic voting reports. Presidential candidate, independent MP Petro Poroshenko polled 54.7% (9,856,911 voters), according to data published on the CEC official website.
The leader of the Batkivshchyna party, former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, gained 12.81% of votes, independent MP, Radical Party leader Oleh Liashko – 8.32%, MP, leader of the Civil Position party Anatoliy Hrytsenko – 5.48%. They are followed by the MP Serhiy Tihipko – 5.23% and ex-governor of Kharkiv region, representative of the Party of Regions Mykhailo Dobkin – 3.03%.
According to the CEC, overall the voting was attended by 18,019,456 voters, 1.35% of the ballots have been declared invalid.
Ukraine’s extraordinary presidential elections took place on May 25.