Presidential elections were held in Egypt on 5 October 1987. The vote took the form of a referendum on the candidacy of Hosni Mubarak, who had been nominated by the two-thirds required in the People's Assembly on 5 July. Just over 97% of voters voted in favour with an 88.5% turnout.
1987 Egyptian presidential confirmation referendum
|Hosni Mubarak||National Democratic Party||12,083,627||97.10|
|Source: Nohlen et al.|