Volodymyr Zelensky enters the second tour of the elections with 30,23% of votes, while Petro Poroshenko occupies the second place with 16,65% as the Central Election Commission reported after procession of 40,21% of the protocols.
Yulia Tymoshenko occupies the third place with 13,14% of votes.
TOP 10 of the candidates for the presidency in Ukraine:
- Volodymyr Zelensky – 30,23%
- Petro Poroshenko – 16,65%
- Yulia Tymoshenko – 13,14%
- Yury Boyko – 11,48%
- Anatoly Hrytsenko – 7,07%
- Ihor Smeshko – 5,95%
- Oleg Lyashko – 5,11%
- Oleksandr Vilkul – 4,20%
- Ruslan Koshulynsky – 1,65%
- Yury Tymoshenko – 0,60%
Zelensky is a leader in the majority of the regions of Ukraine, while Poroshenko is mostly supported in Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk and Ternopil regions.
The voters’ turnout made 63,52% at the presidential elections.
As it was reported, according to the exit polls, Zelensky is the leader of the first round of presidential elections.
The Central Election Commission began protocol handling of the presidential elections in Ukraine.
The Central Election Committee approved a final list of 39 presidential candidates in Ukraine. The voters' list contained 35.6 million Ukrainian citizens. More than 315,000 Ukrainians changed voting places shortly before the presidential election.
This year ballot is the longest ballot in the history of presidential elections in Ukraine. It is 80 cm in length and printed on the paper with watermarks and special protection ink.