France: Sarkozy by 3

Which candidate would you support in the first round of the presidential election?

Mar. 31 Mar. 24 Mar. 17
Nicolas Sarkozy 29% 27% 29%
Ségolène Royal 26% 27% 26%
François Bayrou 18% 20% 22%
Jean-Marie Le Pen 13% 12% 12.5%
Olivier Besancenot 5% 3% 2.5%
Marie-George Buffet 3% 2% 2%
José Bové 2% 1.5% 1.5%
Arlette Laguiller 1% 2.5% 1%
Frédéric Nihous 1% 2% 1%
Philippe de Villiers 1% 1.5% 1.5%
Dominique Voynet 1% 1% 1%
Gérard Schivardi 0.5%

Run-Off Scenario

Mar. 31 Mar. 24 Mar. 17
Nicolas Sarkozy 51% 51% 52%
Ségolène Royal 49% 49% 48%

Source: Louis-Harris / RMC
Methodology: Interviews with 1,003 French adults, conducted on Mar. 30 and Mar. 31, 2007. No margin of error was provided.

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