Sunday, January 17, 2010

Yanukovych and Tymoshenko reach runoff – exit poll results

January 17 20:39 Viktor Yanukovych and Yulia Tymoshenko have reached a February 7 runoff of the presidential election, say the results of the exit polls conducted on Sunday. The two frontrunners are followed by Sergiy Tigipko.
The results of the National Exit Poll show that Yanukovych scored 31.5% of votes, Tymoshenko 27.2%, Tigipko 13.5%, Arseniy Yatseniuk 7.8%, and Viktor Yuschenko 6.0%. Petro Symonenko garnered 2.8% of votes and Volodymyr Lytvyn 2.4%. A total of 2.7% did not support any of the presidential candidates. A total of 12,349 people participated in the exit poll.