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Widodo won with over 85 million of the total 154 million votes cast in the world's third-largest democracy.
The poll followed a campaign dominated by economic issues but was also marked by the growing influence of conservative Islam.
The opposition has already alleged voter list irregularities and has vowed legal or "people power" action if its concerns are ignored.
Joko Widodo, a former furniture salesman, is standing for re-election in a contest with ex-general Prabowo Subianto, whom he narrowly defeated in 2014.
Prabowo has long harboured ambitions for the top job.
As Widodo seeks a second five-year term in this week's election, some farmers across the highly populated island of Java wonder whether he should get their vote.
Not bad for a 93 year old politician with a history of two heart attacks and one bypass surgery.
Bandung Major Ridwa...