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Andorra

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General Council

Data on women

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Basic information > About parliament

Speaker

Speaker
Roser Suñé Pascuet (Female)
Year of birth
1960
See historical data for this field.

Secretary general

Secretary general
Josep Hinojosa Besolí (Male)
Notes Additional information about the Secretary General, in particular regarding their term.
1 Feb. 2012 -

Members

Current number of members, by sex
Men The number of male parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
14
See historical data for this field.
Women The number of female parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
14
See historical data for this field.
Percentage of women Calculated by dividing the current number of women by the current number of members.
50% See historical data for this field.

Age

Average age of all members
Not available
See historical data for this field. Compare data of this field.
Youngest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
Youngest member
Roger Padreny (Male)
Oldest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
64
Oldest member
Jordi Font-Mariné (Male)
Total number of MPs, 45 years of age or younger
9 See historical data for this field.
Total number of MPs, 46 years of age or older
19 See historical data for this field.
Total per sex
Total of male
14 See historical data for this field.
Total of female
14 See historical data for this field.
Total per age interval
18-20
0
21-30
1 See historical data for this field.
31-40
2 See historical data for this field.
41-45
6 See historical data for this field.
46-50
7 See historical data for this field.
51-60
9 See historical data for this field.
61-70
3 See historical data for this field.
71-80
0
81-90
0
91 and over
0
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 1 2 6 7 9 3 0 0 0
Total <= 45: 9 Total >= 46: 19
Male 0 1 1 3 3 5 1 0 0 0 14
Female 0 0 1 3 4 4 2 0 0 0 14
Percentage of members, by age
Age as last election or renewalOverallMaleFemale
Percentage of MPs 30 years of age or younger3.57%3.57%0%
Percentage of MPs 40 years of age or younger10.71%7.14%3.57%
Percentage of MPs 45 years of age or younger32.14%17.86%14.29%

Reserved seats and quotas

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

Candidates

Total number of candidates Total number of people who registered as candidates for election. Does not include people who stood as candidates to become "substitute members".
132
Number of female candidates Number of female candidates
61
Percentage of women candidates The percentage is calculated by dividing the number of women candidates by the total number of candidates.
46.21%
Number of candidates, by sex
Number of female candidates Number of female candidates
61
Percentage of women candidates The percentage is calculated by dividing the number of women candidates by the total number of candidates.
46.21%

Results

Members elected, by sex
Number of men elected
16
Number of women elected
12
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.
42.86%
Note on the Distribution of seats according to sex
Twelve women were elected in April 2019. After the formation of the new government in May, the total number of women parliamentarians increased to 14.
Number of women after election or renewal, by mode of designation
Women Directly Elected
12

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.
16
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.
12
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.
Roser Suñé Pascuet (Female)
Political party
Democrats for Andorra (DA)
Date of election
02.05.2019
Elections > Historical data on women

Women's suffrage

Date of independence For countries that become independent after 1940
1993
Women’s right to vote
Right to vote Year in which women obtained the right to vote
1970
National or local Suffrage: National or Local
National
Restricted or unrestricted suffrage Suffrage: Restricted or Universal
Universal
Women’s right to stand for election
Right to stand for election Year in which women obtained the right to stand for election
1973
National or local Stand for Election: National or Local
National
Notes Stand for Election: Additional Notes on right to stand for election
Decree adopted on 5 September and entered into force on 8 September
First woman in parliament
First woman in parliament Year in which first woman entered parliament
1993
Parliamentary bodies > Caucuses

Women

Caucus name
Reunión de género
Date of creation
01.2013
Formal or informal
Informal
The caucus is open to male MPs
No
The caucus is cross-party
No
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus
No
Issues dealt with by the caucus
- Gender issues in international organizations. Reform of parliamentary rules, affording an opportunity to mainstream gender within the official structure. Statistical plan and indicators for gender. IPU Action Plan for gender-sensitive parliaments. - The need to work on legislative reforms to facilitate citizen participation in political life. The reconciliation of family life and career in parliament, including proposals to change the scheduling of meetings - Yes - Work is currently underway to develop an action plan.
The caucus has a strategic plan or plan of action
No
The caucus has a communication plan
No