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May 9, 2022 Confirmed

Philippines

Republic of the Philippines

Election for President

Results

Cast Votes:53,815,484
Valid Votes:None
Invalid Votes:None

Candidates:

Bongbong MARCOS31,629,783

58.77

Leni ROBREDO15,035,773

27.94

Manny PACQUIAO3,663,113

6.81

Isko MORENO1,933,909

3.59

Panfilo LACSUN892,375

1.66

Faisal MANGONDATO301629

0.56

Ernesto ABELLA114627

0.21

Leody de GUZMAN93027

0.17

Norberto Gonzalez90656

0.17

Jose MONTEMAYOR JR60592

0.11

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • This election will determine the President and Vice President of the Philippines.

*Note: This election is being held concurrently with parliamentary elections.

Description of government structure [i]:

  • Chief of State: President Rodrigo DUTERTE (since 30 June 2016)
  • Assembly: Bicameral Congress (Kongreso) that includes the 24-seat Senate (Senado) and the 304-seat House of Representatives (Kapulungan Ng Mga Kinatawan).

*Note: The President is both the chief of state and head of government. There is also a Vice President, who is currently Leni ROBREDO (since 30 June 2016).

Description of electoral system [ii]:

  • The President and Vice President are directly elected on separate ballots by simple majority popular vote for a single 6-year term.
  • Members of the Senate (Senado) are directly elected in multi-seat constituencies by majority vote to serve 6-year terms.
  • 243 members of the House of Representatives (Kapulungan Ng Mga Kinatawan) are elected in single-seat constituencies by simple majority vote. 61 members who represent minority groups are directly elected by party-list proportional representation vote. Members of the House of Representatives serve 3-year terms.

Last Election [iii]:

  • The last Presidential election was held on May 9, 2016 and 43,531,338 votes were cast (78% voter turnout). Rodrigo DUTERTE won the election with 15,970,018 votes (38.6%). Manuel ROXAS won 9,700,382 votes (23.4%). Grace Natividad POE-LLAMANZARES won 8,935,733 votes (21.6%).

Main Candidates in this election:

Presidential Candidates:

  • Ernesto ABELLA
    • Party: N/A (Independent)
  • Leody de GUZMAN
    • Party: Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM)
  • Norberto GONZALES
    • Party: Philippine Democratic Socialist Party (PDSP) / Partido Demokrtiko Sosyalista ng Pilipinas
  • Panfilo LACSON
    • Party: Partido Reporma
  • Faisal MANGONDATO
    • Party: Katipunan
  • Bongbong MARCOS
    • Party: Partido Federal ng Pilipinas (PFP)
  • Jose MONTEMAYOR Jr.
    • Party: Democratic Party of the Philippines (DPP)
  • Isko MORENO
    • Party: Aksyon
  • Manny PACQUIAO
    • Party: Progressive Movement for the Devolution of Initiatives (PROMDI) / Probinsya Muna Development Initiative
  • Leni ROBREDO
    • Party: N/A (Independent)

Vice Presidential Candidates:

  • Walden BELLO
    • Party: Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM)
  • Tito SOTTO
    • Party: National People’s Coalition (NPC)
  • Carlos SERAPIO
    • Party: Katipunan
  • Sara DUTERTE
    • Party: Lakas
  • Rizalito DAVID
    • Party: Democratic Party of the Philippines (DPP)
  • Willie ONG
    • Party: Aksyon
  • Lito ATIENZA
    • Party: Progressive Movement for the Devolution of Initiatives (PROMDI) / Probinsya Muna Development Initiative
  • Francis PANGILINAN
    • Party: Liberal
  • Manny S.D. LOPEZ
    • Party: Workers’ and Peasants’ Party (WPP)*

*Note: the WPP is also known as the Labor Party Philippines.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 110,818,325 (July 2021 est.) [iv]
  • Registered Voters: 63,643,263 (2019 est.) [v]

Gender Data:

  • Female Population: Not available
  • Are the Philippines a signatory to CEDAW: Yes (15 July 1980) [vi]
  • Have the Philippines ratified CEDAW: Yes (5 August 1981) [vii]
  • Gender Quota: Yes, voluntary quotas. There are no legislated quotas for the Senate nor House of Representatives, but some political parties have adopted voluntary quotas. [viii]
  • Female candidates in this election: Yes
  • Number of female legislators: Not available
  • Human Development Index Position: 0.718 (ranked 107) [ix]
  • Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) Categorization: Very high (53%) [x]

Disability Data:

  • Are the Philippines a signatory to CRPD: Yes (25 September 2007) [xi]
  • Have the Philippines ratified CRPD: Yes (15 April 2008) [xii]
  • Population with a disability: 15,149,756 (2022 est.) [xiii]