Tanzania: 2020 Presidential election results

Updated March 2021

Results

The election was held on the 31st of October 2020.

Voting statistics


Registered voters 29,754,699
Ballots cast 15,091,950
Percentage poll 50.72
Valid ballots 14,830,195
Spoilt ballots 261,755
% Spoilt 1.73

Table source

National Electoral Commission 2020

Results



Candidate Running mate Party Votes % votes
John Magufuli Samia Suluhu Chama cha Mapinduzi 12,516,252 84.40
Tundu Lissu Salum Mwalimu Juma Chadema 1,933,271 13.04
Bernard Kamillius Membe Omar Fakih Hamad Alliance for Change and Transparency 81,129 0.55
Leopord Lucas Mahona Khamis Ali Hassan National Reconstruction Alliance 80,787 0.54
Ibrahim Haruna Lipumba Hamida Huweishil Abdalla Civic United Front 72,885 0.49
John Paul Shibuda Hassan Kornely Kijogoo Tanzania Democratic Alliance 33,086 0.22
Hashim Spunda Rungwe Mohammed Massoud Rashid Chama cha Ukombozi wa Umma 32,878 0.22
Yeremia Kulwa Maganja Khamis Haji Ambar NCCR–Mageuzi 19,969 0.13
Muttamwega Bhatt Mgaywa Satia Mussa Bebwa Sauti ya Umma 14,922 0.10
Cecilia Augustino Mwanga Tabu Mussa Juma Attentive Democracy Party 14,556 0.10
Philipo John Fumbo Zaina Juma Khamis Democratic Party 8,283 0.06
Queen Cuthbert Sendiga Khamis Juma Shoka Alliance for Democratic Change 7,627 0.05
Twalib Ibrahim Kadege Ramadhan Ali Abdallah United People's Democratic Party 6,194 0.04
Seif Maalim Seif Rashid Ligania Rai Alliance for African Farmers Party 4,635 0.03
Khalfan Mohammed Mazrui Mashavu Alawi Haji Union for Multiparty Democracy 3,721 0.03
Total 14,830,195 100.00

Table source

National Electoral Commission 2020.

References

NATIONAL ELECTION COMMISSION 2020 "The Commission announces Dr. Magufuli was elected President of the United Republic of Tanzania on October 28, 2020" [www] https://www.nec.go.tz/news/commission-announces-dkt-magufuli-elected-to-be-the-president-of-united-republic-of-tanzania-on-28th-october-2020 (accessed 11 November 2020).