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Data on youth

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Year of birth


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.

Average age of all members
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Reserved seats and quotas

Electoral quota for youth Quotas to promote the representation of youth in parliament.
Legislated Quota. Each political party's list must include a 20% proportion of young people (18-40).
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Eligibility and voting

Minimum age of eligibility The minimum age to become a member of parliament, or to run in parliamentary elections, may be different for each chamber in bicameral parliaments. The age of eligibility is sometimes higher than the minimum age for voting.
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Minimum age for voting in parliamentary elections What is the minimum age for voting in parliamentary elections?