Several days after polling stations closed on January 15, the High Elections Commission announced the results of the 2014 constitutional referendum, which took place over a period of two days. On January 18, Nabil Salib, head of the High Elections Commission announced voter turnout, and the number of votes in favor and against the constitution. 

With the number of judges supervising the vote standing at 15,560, the over all voter turnout for the referendum was announced as 38.6 percent. Voter turnout in the 2012 constitutional referendum stood at 32.9 percent, while the March 2011 constitutional referendum saw a turnout of 41 percent. 

Below are the figures as announced by the High Elections Commission:

Registered voters: 53,423,485
Registered voters who participated: 20,613,677 (38.6 percent)
Valid votes: 20,366,730
Invalid votes: 246,947
Votes in favor: 19,985,389 (98.1 percent)
Votes against: 381,341 (1.9 percent)

The constitution passed by a rate of 98.1 percent, with only 1.9 percent of voters voting against the constitution. 

Cairo saw a voter turnout of 40.3 percent, with 98.5 percent voting yes and 1.5 percent voting no. The highest rate of ‘no’ votes was seen in Assiut and South Sinai, where in each governorate, 3.9 percent voted no. A complete breakdown of results by governorate can be found here. (Arabic) 

A comparison of the 2012 and 2014 constitutional referendum:

  2014 Referendum

2012 Referendum

Registered Voters

53,423,485

51,919,067

Voter Turnout

20,613,677 (38.6 percent)

17,058,317 (32.9 percent)

Valid Votes

20,366,730 (98.8 percent)

16,754,922 (98.22 percent)

Invalid Votes

246,947 (1.19 percent)

 303,395 (1.78 percent)

Votes in Favor

19,985,389 (98.1 percent)

10,693,911 (63.83 percent)

Votes Against

381,341 (1.9 percent)

6,061,011 (36.17 percent)

Breakdown by governorate: (Source)

  Registered Voters

Total Voter Turnout

Voter Turnout

Yes No Yes No
Cairo

6,674,865

2,791,233

40.30%

2,720,162

42,790

98.50%

1.50%

Alexandria

3,415,629

1,353,632

38.30%

1,319,454

20,995

98.40%

1.60%

Giza

4,518,941

1,507,416

32.10%

1,459,201

29,461

98.00%

2.00%

Qalyubeya

2,718,798

1,231,032

44.30%

1,198,011

19,209

98.40%

1.60%

Arish

3,020,674

1,586,496

52.10%

1,551,093

21,083

98.70%

1.30%

Sharqeya

3,681,587

1,691,360

45.30%

1,646,736

27,232

98.40%

1.60%

Mounifeya

2,298,208

1,242,219

53.40%

1,212,268

16,543

98.70%

1.30%

Daqahleya

3,793,080

1,891,617

49.50%

1,850,535

24,062

98.70%

1.30%

Beheira

3,376,941

1,276,980

37.30%

1,234,019

26,484

97.90%

2.10%

Kafr al-Sheikh

1,935,985

823,516

42.20%

803,940

11,098

98.60%

1.40%

Damietta

891,241

415,825

45.80%

404,687

6,546

98.40%

1.60%

Port Said

453,377

239,772

51.00%

233,672

3,516

98.50%

1.50%

Ismailia

735,103

299,606

39.50%

289,863

5,808

98.00%

2.00%

Suez

396,466

144,919

34.50%

140,167

3,117

97.80%

2.20%

Beni Suef

1,506,498

496,172

32.60%

469,974

16,386

96.60%

3.40%

Fayoum

1,628,192

391,609

23.70%

370,802

12,582

96.70%

3.30%

Minya

2,808,534

740,233

26.20%

698,621

24,572

96.60%

3.40%

Assiut

2,219,387

547,539

24.30%

515,571

20,961

96.10%

3.90%

Sohag

2,485,950

600,503

23.80%

574,797

16,699

97.20%

2.80%

Aswan

891,699

257,563

28.20%

248,571

5,517

97.80%

2.20%

Qena

1,676,423

410,770

23.90%

395,439

9,625

97.60%

2.40%

Red Sea

244,603

108,147

31.80%

103,858

2,900

97.30%

2.70%

Wadi Gedid

147,525

52,877

35.20%

49,920

1,849

96.40%

3.60%

Luxor

703,670

220,606

30.60%

214,510

3,693

98.30%

1.70%

North Sinai

223,533

75,968

31.00%

72,161

2,396

96.80%

3.20%

South Sinai

70,845

64,301

33.60%

60,651

2,472

96.10%

3.90%

Marsa Matrouh

224,385

44,725

16.20%

42,242

1,668

96.20%

3.80%

Total

52,742,139

20,506,636

38.90%

19,880,925

379,264

98.10%

1.90%

Voters Abroad

681,346

107,041

15.70%

104,464

2,077

98.10%

1.90%

GRAND TOTAL

53,423,485

20,613,677

38.60%

19,985,389

381,341

98.10%

1.90%