Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has made his first address as the new pope.
He made the address on his St Peter's Square balcony in Latin.
Your step-by-step guide to electing a new pope.
There are no swing states and no polls - all we can do is to watch the chimney for the smoke and wait for the answer, blowing in the wind.
Cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church are gathering in Rome to elect a new pope. Here are some facts about the Papal conclave.