Kenya: 2002 Presidential election results

Updated July 2010

The election was held on 27 December 2002 (Nunley 2006).

Voting statistics

Registered voters 10 451 150
% Turnout ±57
Valid votes 5 861 904

Table source

Nunley 2006.

Coalition

The National Rainbow Coalition (NARC) led by the Democratic Party (DP) of Mwai Kibak included the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and the Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-Kenya (FORD-K. Nunley 2006).

Candidate performance

Candidate Coalition/Party Votes % Votes
Mwai Kibaki National Rainbow Coalition (NARC) 3 646 277 62.20
Uhuru Kenyatta Kenya African National Union (KANU) 1 835 890 31.32
Simeon Nyachae Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-People (FORD-P) 345 152 5.89
James Orengo Social Democratic Party (SDP) 24 524 0.42
David Waweru Ng'ethe Chama Cha Uma (CCU) 10 061 0.17
Total 5 861 904 100.00

Table source

Nunley 2006.

Reference

NUNLEY, AC 2006 "Elections in Kenya" IN African Elections Database, [www] http://africanelections.tripod.com/ke.html [opens new window] (accessed 12 July 2010).