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General elections will be held in Guatemala on June 16, 2019, to elect the President and Congress, with a second round of the presidential elections to be held on August 11, 2019, if no candidate wins a majority in the first round.

2019 Guatemalan general election

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  Thelma Aldana 03-2019 (cropped A).jpg R. Arzú (cropped).jpg Edwin Escobar con Félix Hernández (cropped).jpg
Nominee Thelma Aldana Roberto Arzú Edwin Escobar
Party Semilla PANPodemos PC
Home state Zacapa Guatemala Guatemala
Running mate Jonathan Menkos José Farías Blanca Alfaro

  Alejandro Giammattei (cropped).jpg Zury Ríos Sosa (cropped).jpg Sandra Torres Casanova (cropped).jpg
Nominee Alejandro Giammattei Zury Ríos Sandra Torres
Party Vamos Valor UNE
Home state Guatemala Guatemala Petén
Running mate Guillermo Castillo Roberto Molina Carlos Raúl Morales

Incumbent President

Jimmy Morales
FCN



2019 Guatemalan legislative election
Guatemala
← 2015 June 16, 2019 2023 →
Party Leader % Seats ±
FCN Javier Hernández
UNE Orlando Blanco
Todos Felipe Alejos
Podemos Alejandra Carrillo
EG Nineth Montenegro
UCN Julio Lainfiesta
CREO Adela de Torrebiarte
VIVA Armando Castillo
Convergence Pablo Monsanto
PAN Manuel Conde
Winaq Sonia Gutiérrez
Unionist Álvaro Arzú Escobar
URNG Osmundo René Ponce
Fuerza José Israel Pérez
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
President of the Congress before
Álvaro Arzú Escobar
Unionist

Incumbent President Jimmy Morales is constitutionally prohibited from running for a second four-year term.[1][2]

Contents

Electoral systemEdit

The President of Guatemala is elected using the two-round system.[3]

The 160 members of Congress are elected by two methods; 130 are elected from 22 multi-member constituencies based on the departments, with the remaining 31 elected from a single nationwide constituency. Seats are elected using closed list proportional representation, with seats allocated using the d'Hondt method.[3]

CandidatesEdit

Party Presidential candidate Vice Presidential candidate
  Semilla   Thelma Aldana[4]   Jonathan Menkos
   PANP   Roberto Arzú   José Antonio Farias
  Todos   Fredy Cabrera   Ricardo Sagastume
  MLP   Thelma Cabrera   Neftaly López
  URNG   Pablo Ceto[5]   Blanca Estela Colop
  PPT   José Luis Chea   Mario Guillermo González
  PU   Pablo Duarte[6][7]   Roberto Villeda
  PC   Edwin Escobar   Blanca Odilia Alfaro
  CREO   Julio Héctor Estrada[8][9]   Yara Argueta
  VIVA   Isaac Farchi Sultán   Ricardo Flores Asturias
  FCN   Estuardo Galdámez [10][11]   Betty Marroquín Silva
  Libre   Aníbal García[12][13]   Carlos Pérez
  Vamos   Alejandro Giammattei[14]
[15][16]
  Guillermo Castillo
  EG   Manfredo Marroquín   Oscar Adolfo Morales
  C   Benito Morales[17][18]   Claudia Mariana Valiente
  PHG   Edmond Mulet   Jorge Pérez
  Valor   Zury Ríos[19][15]   Roberto Molina Barreto
  Victoria   Amílcar Rivera   Erico Can Saquic
  Avanza   Danilo Roca Barillas   Manuel Martínez
  UNE   Sandra Torres[20][15]   Carlos Raúl Morales
  Unidos   Luis Velásquez Quiroga   Arturo Soto
  Winaq   Manuel Villacorta[21][22][23]   Izabel Hernández

Declined candidatesEdit

Opinion pollsEdit

ResultsEdit

PresidentEdit

Candidate Party First round Second round
Votes % Votes %
Thelma Aldana Semilla
Roberto Arzú National Advancement PartyPodemos
Fredy Cabrera Todos
Thelma Cabrera Movement for the Liberation of Peoples
Pablo Ceto Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unity
José Luis Chea Urruela Productivity and Work Party
Pablo Duarte Unionist Party
Edwin Escobar Citizen Prosperity
Julio Héctor Estrada Commitment, Renewal and Order
Isaac Farchi Vision with Values
Estuardo Galdámez National Convergence Front
Aníbal García Libre
Alejandro Giammattei Vamos
Manfredo Marroquín Encuentro por Guatemala
Benito Morales Convergence
Edmond Mulet Humanist Party of Guatemala
Zury Ríos Valor
Amílcar Rivera Victoria
Danilo Roca Avanza
Sandra Torres National Unity of Hope
Luis Velásquez Unidos
Manuel Villacorta Winaq
Invalid/blank votes
Total
Registered voters/turnout
Source: TSE

LegislativeEdit

Party National List Districts Total ±
Votes % Seats Votes % Seats
National Advancement Party
Valor New
Todos
Podemos
Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unity
National Unity of Hope
Unionist Party
Bienestar Nacional
National Change Union
Encuentro por Guatemala
Vision with Values
National Convergence Front
Convergence
Commitment, Renewal and Order
Victoria
Winaq
Fuerza
Unidos New
Productivity and Work Party New
Vamos New
Avanza New
Humanist Party of Guatemala New
Movement for the Liberation of Peoples New
Citizen Prosperity New
Semilla New
Libre New
Invalid/blank votes
Total 100 32 100 128 160 +2
Registered voters/turnout
Source: TSE

Central American ParliamentEdit

Party Votes % Seats ±
National Advancement Party
Valor New
Todos
Podemos
Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unity
National Unity of Hope
Unionist Party
Bienestar Nacional
National Change Union
Encuentro por Guatemala
Vision with Values
National Convergence Front
Convergence
Commitment, Renewal and Order
Winaq
Fuerza
Unidos New
Productivity and Work Party New
Vamos New
Avanza New
Movement for the Liberation of Peoples New
Citizen Prosperity New
Semilla New
Libre New
Invalid/blank votes
Total 100 20 +2
Registered voters/turnout
Source: TSE

MunicipalEdit

Party C. M. % ±
National Advancement Party 41
Valor 156 New
Todos 161
Podemos 76
Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unity 75
National Unity of Hope 314
Unionist Party 111
Bienestar Nacional 130
National Change Union 206
Encuentro por Guatemala 58
Vision with Values 115
National Convergence Front 205
Convergence 57
Commitment, Renewal and Order 132
Victoria 59
Winaq 54
Fuerza 152
Unidos 44 New
Productivity and Work Party 36 New
Vamos 255 New
Avanza 47 New
Humanist Party of Guatemala 123 New
Movement for the Liberation of Peoples 109 New
Citizen Prosperity 120 New
Semilla 143 New
Libre 69 New
Civic committees 121
Total 3,169 340 100
Source: TSE

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jimmy Morales dice que le gustaría gobernar otro período". 7 March 2018.
  2. ^ "El presidente de Guatemala dice que le gustaría tener otro período de Gobierno".
  3. ^ a b Congress of the Republic IFES
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  14. ^ "Partido Vamos postula a Alejandro Giammattei como presidenciable" (in Spanish). 14 October 2018.
  15. ^ a b c d e Manuel Hernández Mayén (24 July 2018). "Estas son las cartas políticas que ya se perfilan para la presidencia de Guatemala". Prensa Libre.
  16. ^ "Guillermo Castillo" (PDF). 14 October 2018.
  17. ^ "Partido Convergencia proclama a su binomio presidencial | Soy502". www.soy502.com. Retrieved Feb 7, 2019.
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  19. ^ "Zury Ríos coquetea con el movimiento Valor". ElPeriodico. 22 May 2017.
  20. ^ "2019: será elección de mujeres". República. May 2017.
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  22. ^ Katerin Chumil (20 January 2019). "Winaq presenta a sus candidatos a la Presidencia". ElPeriodico.
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  24. ^ "Manuel Baldizón confirma que ya no buscará la Presidencia". Soy502. 24 July 2017.
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  26. ^ "Neto Bran sigue los pasos de Arzú, aseguran expertos". 24 November 2017.

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