Political system
Parliamentary system
Structure of parliament
Bicameral
IPU membership
Yes

Election results

Data on parliamentary elections, including the background, candidates, voter turnout, results and the formation of the new legislature. By default the latest election results are displayed. Select a date to view results from previous elections.

Background

Election date(s)
05 Oct 2015
Date of dissolution of the outgoing legislature
No information available
Timing of election
No information available
Number of seats at stake
153
Scope of elections
Full renewal

Results

About the election

Elections were held for all the seats in the House of Federation on the normal expiry of the members' term of office.

Members elected, by sex
Number of men elected
104
Number of women elected
49
Percentage of women elected
32.0%
Women Indirectly Elected
49
Sources

House of Federation (06.10.2015)

New legislature

Total number of men after the election
104
Total number of women after the election
49
Percentage of women after the election
32.0%
First-term parliamentarians
No information available
Percentage of first-term parliamentarians
No information available
Date of the first session
05 Oct 2015

Historical data for IPU membership

Historical data for IPU membership
Year IPU membership
2020-09
List of values for 2020-09
No
2019-04
List of values for 2019-04
No
2018-06
List of values for 2018-06
No