2001 Seychellois presidential election

Presidential elections were held in Seychelles on 31 August and 2 September 2001. They were won by the incumbent president, France-Albert René, who beat his nearest rival Wavel Ramkalawan by just under 5,000 votes.

ResultsEdit

Candidate Party Votes %
France-Albert René Seychelles People's Progressive Front 27,223 54.2
Wavel Ramkalawan Seychelles National Party 22,581 44.9
Philippe Boulle Independent 434 0.9
Invalid/blank votes 907
Total 51,145 100
Registered voters/turnout 59,994 85.3
Source: African Elections Database