Tajikistan

About parliament

Basic information such as the official name of parliament and details of its structure and leadership. Also includes the current breakdown of MPs by sex and age, and provisions for quotas and reserved seats.

Parliament name
Majlisi Oli (Supreme Council)
Chamber name
Majlisi milli (National Assembly)
Structure & Status of parliament This field is to indicate lower/upper in the back end.
Upper chamber
Parliamentary term (years)
5

IPU membership

Affiliation periods
from 1997
IPU Geopolitical Group/s IPU Geopolitical Groups: African Group, Arab Group, Asia-Pacific Group, Eurasia Group, Group of Latin America and the Caribbean (GRULAC), Twelve Plus Group.
Eurasia Group

Speaker

Official title The Speaker may for example be known as the Presiding Officer, President, Chairman/Chairperson, etc.
Speaker of the National Assembly
Speaker
Rustam Emomali (Male)
Year of birth
1987
Term
17.04.2020
Additional information
Elected on 17 April 2020.
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Secretary General

Official title This post is most commonly called Secretary General or Clerk. It may also be called Secretary, Head/Chief of the Secretariat, Director General, etc.
Secretary General
Secretary General
Mizrob Kabirov (Male)

Members

Statutory number of members Statutory number of members, as defined in the constitution or other fundamental law.
33
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Principal mode of designation of members
Indirectly elected members Indirectly elected, for example by regional parliaments or an electoral college.
25
Appointed members Appointed, for example, by the Head of State.
8
Other members For example, ex-officio members of parliament, such as Cabinet members, members of the royal family, Attorney General, Speaker if appointed from outside parliament.
1
Note on the statutory number of members
Indirectly elected at the joint meetings of people's deputies.
Appointed members: appointed by the President.
Other: outgoing president.
Current number of members Number of members who currently hold seats in parliament. May be lower or higher than the statutory number of members.
31
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Men The number of male parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
23
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Women The number of female parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
8
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Percentage of women Calculated by dividing the current number of women by the current number of members.
25.81% See historical data for this field.
Statutory number of members per country As defined in the constitution or other fundamental laws. Combines the number of parliamentarians in both chambers in bicameral parliaments.
96 See historical data for this field.
Population (in thousands) Source: United Nations, World Population Prospects.
9,750
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Inhabitants per parliamentarian Calculated by dividing the population by the statutory number of parliamentarians.
101,563 See historical data for this field.

Age

Data on the age of parliamentarians is collected at the start of the legislature, following the most recent elections. This data is not updated during the legislature, except when parliament notifies the IPU of a change in the youngest or oldest member.

Number of members, by age
Breakdown of members by age and gender
18 - 20 21 - 30 31 - 40 41 - 45 46 - 50 51 - 60 61 - 70 71 - 80 81 - 90 91 and over Totals per gender
Totals per age interval 0 0 6 1 8 13 3 0 0 0
Total <= 45: 7 Total >= 46: 24
Male 0 0 4 1 5 10 3 0 0 0 23
Female 0 0 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 8
Percentage of members, by age
Age as last election or renewalOverallMaleFemale
Percentage of MPs 30 years of age or younger0%0%0%
Percentage of MPs 40 years of age or younger19.35%12.9%6.45%
Percentage of MPs 45 years of age or younger22.58%16.13%6.45%
Members for whom data is available
31

Reserved seats and quotas

There are reserved seats in parliament for certain groups Reserved seats are a means to ensure the parliamentary representation of certain groups in society.
Electoral quota for women Quotas to promote the representation of women in parliament.
Electoral quota for youth Quotas to promote the representation of youth in parliament.