Cambodia

SenateNational Assembly

National Assembly

Data on women

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Basic information > About parliament

Speaker

Speaker
Heng Samrin (Male)
Year of birth
1934
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Secretary general

Secretary General
Leng Peng Long (Male)

Members

Current number of members, by sex
Women The number of female parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
25
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Percentage of women Calculated by dividing the current number of women by the current number of members.
20% See historical data for this field.

Age

Average age of all members
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Youngest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
Youngest member
Sohan SOK (Male)
Oldest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
83
Oldest member
Samrin HENG

Reserved seats and quotas

Electoral quota for women Quotas to promote the representation of women in parliament.
Elections > Election results

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.
106
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
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.
Heng Samrin (Male)
Political party
Cambodian People's Party (CPP)
Date of election
05.09.2018
Elections > Historical data on women

Women's suffrage

Date of independence For countries that become independent after 1940
1953
First woman in parliament
First woman in parliament Year in which first woman entered parliament
1958

Specialized body - Women's caucus

Women Parliamentarians Group
The caucus is open to male MPs
No
The caucus is cross-party
Yes
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus
Yes

Activities

Issues dealt with by the caucus
Protect the interests of Women, children and vulnerable groups

Contact information for the Committee