Poll: Macron could win 2nd round of presidential elections
According to the poll, Macron will win 55.5% of the vote against Pecresse, 56% against Le Pen, and 64.5% against Zemmour.
According to an Elabe poll for BFM TV and L'ExpressFrench, French President Emmanuel Macron could win the 2nd round of the presidential election which will be in April after he overtakes either Valerie Pecresse, his opponent from the center-right, or Marine Le Pen and Eric Zemmour, his right-wing rivals.
As per the poll, in the 1st round, Macron will receive 25% of the vote, followed by Le Pen with 16.5%, Pecresse with 16%, and Zemmour with 12.5%. The poll showed hard-left Jean-Luc Melenchon trailing behind with 9.5% of the vote. As for the second round, the report said, it is predicted that Macron will beat either of his three main rivals.
Macron will win 55.5% of the vote against Pecresse, 56% against Le Pen, and 64.5% against Zemmour. The survey was conducted online between January 31 and February 2 and those who took part were 1,482 adult French respondents. The margin of error is 1.1%-3.1%.