Panama

National Assembly

Political system
Presidential system
Structure of parliament
Unicameral
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 May 2024
Date of dissolution of the outgoing legislature
No information available
Timing of election
Upon normal expiry
Expected date of next elections
31 May 2029
Number of seats at stake
71
Scope of elections
Full renewal

Candidates

Number of parties contesting the election
9

Voter turnout

Registered voters
3,004,083
Voters
2,264,372
Voter turnout
75.4%

Results

Number of parties winning seats
8
Percentage of parties winning seats
88.9%
Percentage of seats won by largest party or coalition
28.2%
Alternation of power after elections
Yes

Parties or coalitions winning seats

Parties or coalitions winning seats
Political group Total
Realizing Goals (RM) 14
Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) 13
Democratic Change (CD) 8
Panamenista Party 8
Another Way Movement (MOCA) 3
Alliance Party 2
People's Party (PP) 2
Nationalist Republican Liberal Movement (MOLIRENA) 1
Independents 20
Members elected, by sex
Sources

New legislature

First-term parliamentarians
No information available
Percentage of first-term parliamentarians
No information available
Date of the first session
01 Jul 2024

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