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26-05-2019 18:29

2019 European Parliament Elections: Voting process ends

The Chief Returning Officer, Mr Kypros Kyprianou, announces that the voting process at all polling stations, both in the Republic and abroad, has ended normally and the sorting and counting of votes has begun under the supervision of the presiding officers.

According to the existing data, it is estimated that approximately 42,8% of the total of the registered electors has voted.

The percentages of the electors who have voted so far and the corresponding figures at previous elections, per constituency, are:

 

2019

European Parliament Elections

2014

European Parliament Elections

2016

Parliamentary Elections

2018

Presidential Elections

Lefkosia:

49,2%

41,97%

65,50%

72,23%

Lemesos:

44,2%

45,57%

66,09%

70,38%

Famagusta:

48,3%

34,33%

67,14%

72,57%

Larnaka:

50,1%

47,98%

67,94%

72,38%

Pafos:

48,3%

48,08%

72,31%

73,77%

Abroad:

62,5%

56,92%

62,97%

70,95%

Special Polling Stations for Turkish Cypriots:

6,93%

3,19%

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Total:

42,8%

43,97%

66,74%

71,88%

5.604 Turkish Cypriots, and 268.602 Greek Cypriots, EU citizens and Turkish Cypriots living in the controlled areas by the Republic have exercised their vote.

(ED)