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Gender parity in national parliament

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Seats held by men in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990495 
1997506 
1998506 
1999499 
2000494 
2001495 
2002495 
2003495 
2004495 
2005498 
2006500 
2007500 
2008492 
2009492 
2010486 

Seats held by women in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
199026 
199739 
199839 
199944 
200049 
200149 
200248 
200348 
200448 
200545 
200645 
200745 
200849 
200949 
201059 

Seats held by women in national parliament, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19905 
19977.2 
19987.2 
19998.1 
20009 
20019 
20028.8 
20038.8 
20048.8 
20058.3 
20068.3 
20078.3 
20089.1 
20099.1 
201010.8 

Total number of seats in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990521 
1997545 
1998545 
1999543 
2000543 
2001544 
2002543 
2003543 
2004543 
2005543 
2006545 
2007545 
2008541 
2009541 
2010545 

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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