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Gender parity in national parliament

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Seats held by men in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990186 
1997196 
1999214 
2000216 
2001216 
2002216 
2003208 
2004208 
2005208 
2006208 
2007203 
20081921
2009202 
2010202 

Seats held by women in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
19902 
19976 
19998 
20008 
20018 
20028 
200316 
200416 
200516 
200616 
200716 
2008151
200922 
201022 

Seats held by women in national parliament, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19901.1 
19973 
19993.6 
20003.6 
20013.6 
20023.6 
20037.1 
20047.1 
20057.1 
20067.1 
20077.3 
20087.21
20099.8 
20109.8 

Total number of seats in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990188 
1997202 
1998224 
1999222 
2000224 
2001224 
2002224 
2003224 
2004224 
2005224 
2006224 
2007219 
20082071
2009224 
2010224 

Footnotes:

  1. Kenya: Situation for 1 January 2008 for directly elected members endorsed by the electoral commission. The additional twelve appointed seats and two ex-officio seats had yet to be filled.

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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