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House of Representatives

Data on women

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Basic information > About parliament

Speaker

Speaker
Puan Maharani (Female)
Year of birth
1973
Additional information
Elected on 2 Oct. 2019.
See historical data for this field.

Secretary general

Secretary General
Indra Iskandar (Male)
Notes Additional information about the Secretary General, in particular regarding their term.
Appointed on 22 May 2018.

Members

Current number of members, by sex
Men The number of male parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
475
See historical data for this field.
Women The number of female parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
100
See historical data for this field.
Percentage of women Calculated by dividing the current number of women by the current number of members.
17.39% 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
Ade Rezki Pratama (Male)
Oldest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
76
Oldest member
Popong Otje Djundjunan (Female)
Total number of MPs, 45 years of age or younger
Total number of MPs, 46 years of age or older
349
Total per sex
Total of male
463
Total of female
97
Total per age interval
18-20
0
21-30
16
31-40
84
41-45
111
46-50
107
51-60
175
61-70
63
71-80
4
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 16 84 111 107 175 63 4 0 0
Total <= 45: 211 Total >= 46: 349
Male 0 10 61 88 92 150 59 3 0 0 463
Female 0 6 23 23 15 25 4 1 0 0 97
Percentage of members, by age
Age as last election or renewalOverallMaleFemale
Percentage of MPs 30 years of age or younger2.86%1.79%1.07%
Percentage of MPs 40 years of age or younger17.86%12.68%5.18%
Percentage of MPs 45 years of age or younger37.68%28.39%9.29%

Reserved seats and quotas

Electoral quota for women Quotas to promote the representation of women in parliament.
Notes
There is a quota for women; at least 30% of candidates in legislative elections
Elections > Historical data on women

Women's suffrage

Date of independence For countries that become independent after 1940
1945
Women’s right to vote
Women’s right to vote Year in which women obtained the right to vote
1945
National or local Suffrage: National or Local
National
Restricted or unrestricted suffrage Suffrage: Restricted or Universal
Restricted
Detail of restrictions Suffrage: Restrictions detail
Restrictions not known
Women’s right to vote Year in which women obtained the right to vote
2003
National or local Suffrage: National or Local
National
Restricted or unrestricted suffrage Suffrage: Restricted or Universal
Universal
Women’s right to stand for election
Women's right to stand for election Year in which women obtained the right to stand for election
1945
National or local Stand for Election: National or Local
National
Restricted or unrestricted suffrage Stand for Election : Restricted or Universal
Universal
First woman in parliament
First woman in parliament Year in which first woman entered parliament
1950
Parliamentary bodies > Caucuses

Women

Caucus name
Caucus of Women Parliamentarians of the Republic of Indonesia (KPPRI)
Date of creation
11.2018
Formal or informal
Formal
The caucus is open to male MPs
No
The caucus is cross-party
Yes
Notes
All Caucus members are female and members of the People's Representative Council of the Republic of Indonesia (DPR-RI) or the Regional Representative Council (DPD). The KPPRI (Kaukus Perempuan Parlemen Republik Indonesia) was originally founded in 2001.
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus
Yes
Issues dealt with by the caucus
Promoting women's participation and representation in public life and bills affecting women, such as the Elimination of Sexual Violence Bill, Land bill, Indegenous People Bill etc. See "The Role of the Parliamentary Women's Caucus in Promoting Women's Participation and Representation: A Case Study in Indonesia and Timor-Leste" http://iknowpolitics.org/sites/default/files/ikat_us_reaserchonwomencaucus_en_-_final.pdf b.
The caucus has a strategic plan or plan of action
Yes
The caucus has a communication plan
Yes
Caucus contact details
Address
Gedung DPR RI Nusantara II, Lt. 3, Ruang KPP-RI
JL. Gatot Subroto
10270 Jakarta DKI Jakarta
Indonesia
Phone number
+62-215715240
Fax number
+62-215715240