ElectionGudie

April 14, 2018 Held

6,892
Voted
Wallis And Futuna

Wallis And Futuna

Election for Wallis and Futuna French National Assembly Member

Results

81%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:6,892
Valid Votes:6,839
Invalid Votes:None

Candidates:

Napole POLUTELE3,436

50.24

Sylvian BRIAL3,159

46.19

Hervé Michel DELORD244

3.57

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • The 1 member of the French National Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Francois HOLLANDE *
  • Head of Government: President of the Territorial Assembly Mikaele KULMOETOKE
  • Assembly: Wallis And Futuna has a unicameral Territorial Assembly (Assemblée Territoriale) with 20 seats.

* Represented by High Administrator Marcel RENOUF.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by popular vote.
  • President of the Territorial Assembly is elected by the National Assembly.
  • In the Territorial Assembly (Assemblée Territoriale) 20 members are elected by proportional representation in multi-member constituencies. to serve 5-year terms.

Main candidates/parties in the electoral race:

  • Candidate: Napole POLUTELE
    • ​Party: Union of Democrats and Independents / Union des démocrates et indépendants (UDI)
  • Candidate: Sylvain BRIAL
    • Party: Liberties and Territories / Libertés et Territoires
  • Candidate: Hervé Michel DELORD
    • ​Party: The Republicans / Les Républicains

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 11,683 (2018 est.)
  • Registered Voters: 8,480 (2018)

Gender Data:

  • Female Population: 
  • Is Wallis and Futuna a signatory to CEDAW: Yes – via France (17 July 1980)
  • Has Wallis and Futuna ratified CEDAW:  Yes – via France (14 December 1980)
  • Gender Quota: 
  • Female candidates in this election: No
  • Number of Female Parliamentarians: 6
  • Human Development Index Position: France – 21
  • Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) Categorization: France – Very Low

Disability Data:  

  • Is Wallis and Futuna a signatory to CRPD: Yes – via France (30 March 2007)
  • Has Wallis and Futuna ratified CRPD: Yes – via France (18 February 2010)
  • Population with a disability: 1,753 (2018 est.)