Malawi: 2014 Presidential election results

Updated May 2015

The election took place on 20 May 2014.

Voting statistics


Registered Voters 7 470 806
Votes cast 5 285 278
% Turnout 70.75
Valid votes 5 228 583
Invalid votes 56 695
% Invalid 1.07

Table source

Malawi Electoral Commission 2014, 29.

Results


Candidate Party Votes % Votes
Dr Bingu Wa Mutharika Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) 1,904,399 36.40
Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera Malawi Congress Party (MCP) 1,455,880 27.80
Dr Joyce Hilda Banda Peoples' Party (PP) 1,056,236 20.20
Atupele Muluzi United Democratic Front (UDF) 717,224 13.70
Kamuzu Walter Chibambo People's Transformation Party (PETRA) 19,360 0.40
Mark Katsonga Phiri Peoples Progressive Movement (PPM) 15,830 0.30
Prof John Chisi Umodzi Party (UP) 12,048 0.20
George Nnensa Malawi Forum for Unity and Development (MAFUNDE) 11,042 0.20
James Mbowe Nyondo National Salvation Front (NASAF) 10,623 0.20
Abusa Helen Singh United Independent Party (UIP) 9,668 0.20
Friday Anderson Jumbe New Labour Party (NLP) 8,819 0.20
Aaron Davies Chester Katsonga Chipani cha Pfuko (CCP) 7,454 0.10
Total 5,228,583 99.99

Table source

Malawi Electoral Commission 2014, 28.

Reference

MALAWI ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2014 "Presidential polling results for 2014 elections", 30 May, [www] http://www.mec.org.mw/Portals/0/presidential%20Results.zip (accessed 23 May 2015).