ElectionsBashkan

Elections of the Governor (Bashkan) of Gagauzia (Gagauz Yeri) on December 12 and 26, 2010

The December 2010 elections were the fifth electoral campaign for Governor (Bashkan) of the ATU Gagauzia. In the first round of elections, none of the three candidates received necessary 50% of votes needed for an outright win. Therefore, the runoff elections were held on December 26 between Mihail Formuzal and Nicolai Dudoglo, the two candidates who received the largest number of votes in the first round of elections. The elections were declared valid with a voter turnout at 56.83%, and the incumbent Governor, Mihail Formuzal, was reelected for a second term.

Electoral contestantsIst round, December 12, 2010IInd round, December 26, 2010
Nicolai Dudoglo Nicolai Dudoglo
independent candidate
19,252
31.84%
29,874
48.62%
Mihail Formuzal Mihail Formuzal
independent candidate
22,484
37.19%
31,576
51.38%
Irina Vlah Irina Vlah
Party of Communists of the Republic of Moldova
18,720
30.96%
  
Voter turnout56.95%
56.83%
Detailed results