2006 Seychellois presidential election

Presidential elections were held in the Seychelles between 28 and 30 July 2006. Incumbent president James Michel of the Seychelles People's Progressive Front was re-elected with 54% of the vote.

2006 Seychellois presidential election

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Registered64,026
Turnout56,787 (88.69%)
  James Michel 2014.png Wavel Ramkalawan, August 2015 (cropped).jpg
Nominee James Michel Wavel Ramkalawan
Party FPPS SNP / SDP
Popular vote 30,119 25,626
Percentage 53.79% 45.71%

President before election

James Michel
FPPS

Elected President

James Michel
FPPS

CandidatesEdit

Three candidates participated in the election.

ResultsEdit

Candidate Party Votes %
James Michel Seychelles People's Progressive Front 30,119 53.73
Wavel Ramkalawan Seychelles National Party 25,626 45.71
Philippe Boullé Independent 314 0.56
Invalid/blank votes 728
Total 56,787 100
Registered voters/turnout 64,026 88.69
Source: African Elections Database