Guide to the 2016 Philippine elections


MANILA, Philippines – Still undecided on who to vote for in the coming Philippine elections? Curious about campaign and voting rules?

Fret not, as Rappler's got you covered once again. Similar to our guide on the 2013 polls, we've compiled a handy list of all the crucial information you need in order to make an informed decision and ensure that your vote is counted.


Over 54.4 million registered voters will troop to a total of 92,509 clustered precincts nationwide. Overseas, more than 1.38 million voters are expected to vote in 82 foreign posts during the month-long absentee voting.

Presidential candidates

Vice presidential candidates

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#PiliPinas2016 debates organized by Comelec:

#TheLeaderIWant events organized by Rappler:

Local debates: