Pakistan

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.
03.03.2021
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.
31.03.2024
Number of seats at stake Number of seats contested at the elections. Where the parliament/chamber is fully renewed, this number is usually identical to the statutory number of members. Where the parliament/chamber is partially renewed or appointed, the number of seats at stake is usually less than the total number of members.
48
Scope of elections Scope of elections: Full renewal; Partial renewal.
Partial renewal

Results

Members elected, by sex
Number of men elected
38
Number of women elected
10
Percentage of women elected The percentage is calculated by dividing the number of women elected in the election and the number of seats at stake at the election.
20.83%
Note on the Distribution of seats according to sex
Ten women were elected in 2021. As at 19 April 2021, 19 out of a total of 100 senators were women.
Other notes
In accordance with the 2018 constitutional amendments, which merged the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province, the statutory number of seats in the Senate has decreased from 104 to 100, of which 48 were renewed in March 2021.

The statutory number will be further reduced from 100 to 96 after the half renewal of the Senate expected in March 2024. Thereafter, the FATA, which had been allocated eight Senate seats since 1985 (and four seats as of March 2021), will no longer have representation in the Senate.
Women Indirectly Elected
10

New legislature

Total number of men after the election The total number of male parliamentarians in this parliament/chamber following the election or renewal, regardless of their modes of designation.
81
Total number of women after the election The total number of female parliamentarians in this parliament/chamber following the election or renewal, regardless of their modes of designation.
19
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.
12.03.2021
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.
Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani (Male)
Date of election
12.03.2021