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Peru: Exit Polls Say Villarán Remains Lima's Mayor

Categories: Latin America, Peru, Citizen Media, Elections, Politics

Even though the first official results of Sunday's recall referendum [1] have not been published, exit poll results [2] [es] indicate that mayor Susana Villarán will not be revoked [3]. According to Ipsos Apoyo the ‘No’ received 52.6% of the votes and the ‘Yes’ 47.4%. Datum reports that the ‘No’ got 53.2% of the votes, while the ‘Yes’ got 46.8%. According to CPI, the ‘No’ got 54% and the ‘Yes’ got 46%. The National Office of Electoral Processes (ONPE) is expected to issue [4] [es] results with 40-50% of the votes processed on Monday morning, and results with 100% of the votes processed will be published in the afternoon.