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Mozambique

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Assembly of the Republic

Election results

Data on parliamentary elections, including the background, candidates, voter turnout, results and the formation of the new legislature. By default the latest election results are displayed. Select a date to view results from previous elections

Background

Election date(s) The date when elections started and ended for directly or indirectly elected parliaments/chambers. The date of appointments for appointed parliaments/chambers.
15.10.2019
Timing of election Timing of election: Upon normal expiry; Early elections; Delayed elections
Upon normal expiry
Expected date of next elections The expected date at which the next elections should take place, based on law or practice.
31.10.2024
Scope of elections Scope of elections: Full renewal; Partial renewal.
Full renewal

Candidates

Number of parties contesting the election This field may include either the number of parties contesting the election, or the number of coalitions/electoral alliance.
26

Voter turnout

Registration Number of people registered to vote
13,162,321
Votes Number of people who actually voted
6,766,416
Voter turnout The percentage is calculated by dividing the number of people who actually voted by the number of people registered to vote
51.41%

Results

Number of parties winning seats The number of parties which won parliamentary representation in the given election.
3
Percentage of parties winning seats The percentage is calculated by dividing the number of parties which won parliamentary representation by the number of parties contesting the election.
11.54%
Alternation of power after elections The results of the elections caused a change in the government. "Not applicable" to countries using the presidential system when parliamentary and presidential elections are held separately, to countries in political transition or where there is no party system.
No
Number of parties in government The government may be formed by one or more political parties
1
Names of parties in government The government may be formed by one or more political parties
Mozambican Liberation Front (FRELIMO)
Parties or coalitions winning seats
Political groups winning seats breakdown
Political group Total
Mozambican Liberation Front (FRELIMO) 184
Mozambican National Resistance (RENAMO) 60
Democratic Movement of Mozambique (MDM) 6
Members elected, by sex
Number of men elected
147
Number of women elected
103
Sources
Assembly of the Republic (17.01.2020) http://rprovisorio.stae.org.mz/Resultados/Provisorio http://www.portaldogoverno.gov.mz

New legislature

Date of the first session The date when the newly elected parliament/chamber was convened for the first time. It may be different from the date when members were sworn in.
13.01.2020
First Speaker of the new legislature
First Speaker of the new legislature First name of the Speaker of the new legislature following the election or renewal.
Esperança Bias (Female)
Political party
Mozambican Liberation Front (FRELIMO)
Date of election
13.01.2020