2013 Presidential elections - 1st round results
In the 1st round of the Presidential Elections of February 17, 2013, Nicos Anastasiades, leader of the Democratic Rally (DISY), supported by the Democratic Party (DIKO), received 45.46% of the vote. Stavros Malas (Independent, supported by the Progressive Party of the Working People - AKEL) came second with 26.91%, ahead of Yiorgos Lillikas, supported by the Movement for Social Democracy (EDEK), who received 24.93% of the vote. The other 8 candidates received less than 1% each. Turn out totalled 83.14% of the vote.
Nicos Anastassiades and Stavros Malas will be running against each other for the Presidency of the Republic in the 2nd round of voting on February 24, 2013.