Mexican general election in Mexico
Mexican citizens cast their votes during the general election (Elecciones generales de México) on the first Sunday of July every 6 years.
Observe General Election Day
Millions of Mexicans vote for their next president, as well as deputies and senators, on general election day. Mexicans living overseas can vote if they have fulfilled the correct legal procedures.
Mexico’s general election is a day off for workers in Mexico. Polling booths and nearby areas are very busy with people on this day.
About the General Election
Did you know?
The president of Mexico cannot be re-elected after serving a six-year term, according to the country’s constitution.
Mexican general election Observances
|Sun||Jul 3||1994||Mexican general election||National holiday|
|Sun||Jul 2||2000||Mexican general election||National holiday|
|Sun||Jul 2||2006||Mexican general election||National holiday|
|Sun||Jul 1||2012||Mexican general election||National holiday|
|Sun||Jul 1||2018||Mexican general election||National holiday|
Quick FactsMexico’s general election is held across the country on the first Sunday of July every sixth year.
Mexican general election 2015Mexican general election does not occur in 2015
Mexican general election 2016Mexican general election does not occur in 2016
Name in other languages
|Mexican general election||English|
|Elecciones generales de México||Spanish|