Greece

Hellenic Parliament

Political system
Parliamentary system
Structure of parliament
Unicameral
IPU membership
Yes

Historical data on women

Data on women’s right to vote and to stand for election, the date at which the first woman entered parliament, and female Heads of State or Government

Women's suffrage

Notes
No information available
Year of first woman in parliament
1952
Year of first woman speaker
2004

Women’s right to vote

Women’s right to vote
1949
National or local
Local
Restricted or universal suffrage
No information available
Women’s right to vote
1952
National or local
National
Restricted or universal suffrage
Universal

Notes: The right to vote at the national level was in the Constitution of 1 January 1952 established, at the local level, women were granted the right to vote in 1949.

Women’s right to stand for election

Women's right to stand for election
1949
National or local
Local
Restricted or universal
Universal
Women's right to stand for election
1952
National or local
National
Restricted or universal
Universal
Women's right to stand for election
1952
National or local
National
Restricted or universal
Universal

Notes: The Constitution of 1 January 1952 then established the right to stand for election at the national level.

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