French presidential election, by the numbers

A quick look at the logistics of France's presidential election, with voting on Sunday: ——— THE ELECTION: Eleven candidates in Sunday's first round, reduced to the top two vote-getters in a winner-takes-all round two on May 7. ——— VOTERS: 47 million are eligible. ——— POLLING: The 70,000 polling stations in France and its overseas territories open at 8 a.m. (0700 GMT), for a maximum of 12 hours. Overseas territories vote on Saturday, ...