Macron seen winning 61.5 pct of votes in French election second round: Ipsos Sopra

Reuters , Friday 5 May 2017

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Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement En Marche !, or Onwards !, and candidate for the 2017 presidential election, speaks with supporters during a campaign visit in Rodez, France, May 5, 2017 Reuters

French presidential election/Ipsos Sopra Steria poll:

* Poll sees centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron winning 61.5 percent of votes in the second round of the French presidential election, versus 38.5 percent for National Front, far-right candidate Marine Le Pen

* Macron's score progressed by 2.5 points compared to the last poll

* Poll sees 76 percent participation rate in second round vote

* Ipsos Sopra Steria poll, conducted for Radio France and France Television, surved 2,632 people and was carried out on May 4.

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