The election of the Philippines’ 17th president will be on May 9, 2022. The campaign period for nationally elected positions started on February 8, 2022 and will end on May 7, 2022.
This marks the 17th direct presidential election in the Philippines since 1935. It is the country’s sixth sextennial presidential election since 1992.
The Philippines’ 16th and incumbent president Rodrigo Duterte, 77, assumed office on June 30, 2016. His successor will assume office on June 30, 2022.
There are 10 candidates competing for the Philippine presidency. Here is the list:
|BALLOT #. NAME (PARTY)||AGE||FULL NAME|
|1. Abella, Ernie (IND)||72||Ernesto Corpus Abella|
|2. De Guzman, Leody (PLM)||62||Leodegario Quitain de Guzman|
|3. Domagoso, Isko Moreno (AKSYON)||47||Francisco Moreno Domagoso|
|4. Gonzales, Norberto (PDSP)||75||Norberto Borja Gonzales|
|5. Lacson, Ping (PDR)||73||Panfilo Morena Lacson Sr.|
|6. Mangondato, Faisal (KTPNAN)||59||Faisal Montay Mangondato|
|7. Marcos, Bongbong (PFP)||64||Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr.|
|8. Montemayor, Jose Jr. (DPP)||60||Jose Cabrera Montemayor Jr.|
|9. Pacquiao, Manny Pacman (PROMDI)||43||Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao Sr.|
|10. Robredo, Leni (IND)||57||Maria Leonor Gerona Robredo|