The turnout in the parliamentary elections in France made up of 19.24% 13.00 GMT

© REUTERS / Eric GaillardЖенщина at a polling station during the first phase of parliamentary elections in France. 11 Jun 2017The turnout in the parliamentary elections in France made up of 19.24% 13.00 GMT© REUTERS / Eric Gaillard

The voter turnout in the past in France the first round of elections to the National Assembly (lower house of Parliament) according 12.00 (13.00 MSK) made up of 19.24%, slightly lower than in 2012, according to the Ministry of internal Affairs, which is responsible for organizing the voting and summarizing its results.

In 2012, the turnout in the first round by noon made up 21.06% in 2007 — of 22.56%, in 2002 — 19,70%.

In the parliamentary elections, the French traditionally vote less actively than in the presidential race. So, in the first round of presidential elections on 23 April at 12.00 local time voted 28,54% of the voters.

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