Information on Elections

On December 10–12, 2023, elections were held in Egypt to elect the president. The results were as follows:

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi: 39,702,451 votes, 89.65
Hazem Omar: 1,986,352 votes, 4.49%

About the electoral system
The two-round method is used for the electoral process in Egypt. Egyptian citizens who have both Egyptian parents have the right to be elected; they and their parents or spouses are prohibited from holding dual citizenship. Candidates must have completed their military service and completed 40 years.

Selected articles
Egypt’s Sisi sweeps to third term as president with 89.6% of vote, 12 December, CNN
President el-Sisi declared victorious in Egypt election, 18 December, Al-Jazeera