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Gender parity in national parliament

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Seats held by men in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
2001339 
2002339 
2003339 
2004336 
2005343 
2006337 
2007338 
2008333 
2009333 
2010333 

Seats held by women in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
200112 
200212 
200312 
200424 
200517 
200623 
200722 
200825 
200925 
201025 

Seats held by women in national parliament, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
20013.4 
20023.4 
20033.4 
20046.7 
20054.7 
20066.4 
20076.1 
20087 
20097 
20107 

Total number of seats in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990567 
2000360 
2001351 
2002351 
2003351 
2004360 
2005360 
2006360 
2007360 
2008358 
2009358 
2010358 

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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