After consistently leading the survey that started in the last week of March, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte officially claimed the top spot in TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people poll for 2017.
Duterte received 5 percent of “Yes” votes ahead of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Pope Francis, richest man in the world Bill Gates and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in the survey. The four all got 3 percent of "Yes" votes.
In the Entertainment category, actress-TV host Oprah Winfrey and other Hollywood celebrities such as Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Rihanna, J.K. Rowling, Emma Watson, James Corden, Viola Davis, Emma Stone, John Legend and Ryan Reynolds are at the top of the heap after garnering two percent of "Yes" votes.
At close one percent are Kanye West, Melissa McCarthy, RuPaul, Kim Kardashian West and Drake.
Though given a zero percent rating, Selena Gomez, Fan Bingbing, Alec Baldwin, Ryan Gosling, Ashley Graham, Gigi Hadid, Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry, DJ Khaled and Demi Lovato are also on the roster.
The TIME 100 is the US-based magazine’s annual list of the most influential people in the world. It features a number of leading artists, politicians, lawmakers, scientists and leaders in technology and business. Although TIME's editors will choose the final list of honorees, readers can share their choices with as well through an online poll.
This year's official TIME 100 list will be revealed on April 20.