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Gender parity in national parliament

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Seats held by men in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990124 
1997198 
1998198 
1999198 
2000193 
2001193 
2002193 
20072721
20082721
2009397 
2010397 

Seats held by women in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
19908 
19977 
19987 
19997 
200012 
200112 
200212 
2007571
2008571
2009197 
2010197 

Seats held by women in national parliament, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19906.1 
19973.4 
19983.4 
19993.4 
20005.9 
20015.9 
20025.9 
200717.31
200817.31
200933.2 
201033.2 

Total number of seats in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990132 
1997205 
1998205 
1999205 
2000205 
2001205 
2002205 
20073291
20083291
2009594 
2010594 

Footnotes:

  1. Nepal: After the promulgation of the interim constitution in January 2007, the House of Representatives dissolved itself in favour of a 330-member interim legislature, called the Legislative Parliament. This interim legislature comprises all members of th

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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