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Gabon

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National Assembly

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Data on youth

Basic information > About parliament

Basic information > About parliament

Speaker

Year of birth
1954

Age

Average age of all members
Not available
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Total number of MPs, 45 years of age or younger
Total number of MPs, 46 years of age or older
97
Total per sex
Total of male
102
Total of female
14
Total per age interval
18-20
0
21-30
0
31-40
10
41-45
9
46-50
26
51-60
44
61-70
25
71-80
2
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 0 10 9 26 44 25 2 0 0
Total <= 45: 19 Total >= 46: 97
Male 0 0 9 9 21 38 23 2 0 0 102
Female 0 0 1 0 5 6 2 0 0 0 14
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 younger8.62%7.76%0.86%
Percentage of MPs 45 years of age or younger16.38%15.52%0.86%

Reserved seats and quotas

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

Eligibility and voting

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