• Costa Rica Real Estate

Live Costa Rica presidential election results

April 9, 2014

UPDATE: Luis Guillermo Solís will be the next president of Costa Rica. The opposition candidate won Sunday night’s election by a huge margin.

Citizen Action Party (PAC) candidate Solís crushed National Liberation Party (PLN) candidate Johnny Araya, who chose to not campaign. Most importantly for Solís, he managed to achieve his mandate and receive 1 million votes. Solís won every canton within all seven provinces in the country.

See below the live election results in the runoff as the numbers came in from the Supreme Elections Tribunal. Results started coming in at 8 p.m. The most recent update gave Solís 1,258,715 votes. Araya received 357,496 votes. Absenteeism is hovering around 43 percent with 94 percent of votes counted.

You can also see the complete Feb. 2 first-round vote results here.

You may be interested

U.S. Secretary of State to visit Costa Rica next week
Costa Rica
156 views
Costa Rica
156 views

U.S. Secretary of State to visit Costa Rica next week

AFP and The Tico Times - January 16, 2020

The head of US diplomacy, Mike Pompeo, will travel to Colombia, Costa Rica and Jamaica next week, the State Department…

Pic of the Day: Hiking Cerro Chirripó
Pic of the Day
74 views
Pic of the Day
74 views

Pic of the Day: Hiking Cerro Chirripó

The Tico Times - January 16, 2020

The following is an excerpt from a Tico Times feature on Cerro Chirripó, Costa Rica’s tallest mountain. Indigenous groups who lived in…

Structural fire destroys at least 150 homes in Guararí, Heredia
Costa Rica
203 views
Costa Rica
203 views

Structural fire destroys at least 150 homes in Guararí, Heredia

The Tico Times - January 16, 2020

A Wednesday morning fire in Guararí, Heredia, destroyed the homes of at least 530 people, according to Costa Rica's National…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!