Presidential elections, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3, 1996


The Central Election Commission registered 13 candidate teams.

First round (Oct. 27, 1996)

Number of registered voters 6 837 737
Number of voters according to protocols received 4 317 161
Percentage of voters according to protocols received 63.14
Number of actual votes 4 288 499

Candidates

Nominated by

Number of Votes

Percentage

Petar Stoyanov-Todor Kavaldjiev

United Democratic Forces

1 889 825

44.07

Ivan Marazov-Irina Bokova

Coalition "Together for Bulgaria"

1 158 204

27.01

Zhorzh Ganchev-Arlin Antonov

Bulgarian Business Bloc

937 686

21.87

Aleksandar Tomov-Lyudmil Marinchevski

Initiative Committee

135 571

3.16

Hristo Boychev-Ivan Kulekov

Movement for the Protection of Retired,

Unemployed and Poor People

5 247

1.34

8 other candidates (total)  

109 546

 

Second round (Nov. 3, 1996)

Number of registered voters 6 834 538
Number of voters according to protocols received 4 215 145
Percentage of voters according to protocols received 61.67
Number of actual votes 4 189 733

 


Candidates

Nominated by

Number of Votes

Percentage

Petar Stoyanov-Todor Kavaldjiev

United Democratic Forces

1 889 825

44.07

Ivan Marazov-Irina Bokova

Coalition "Together for Bulgaria"

1 158 204

27.01