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Gender parity in national parliament

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Seats held by men in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
199029 
199730 
199830 
199930 
200130 
200230 
200430 
200530 
200628 
200729 
200829 
2009311
201031 

Seats held by women in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
19900 
19970 
19980 
19990 
20010 
20020 
20040 
20050 
20061 
20071 
20081 
200911
20101 

Seats held by women in national parliament, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19900 
19970 
19980 
19990 
20010 
20020 
20040 
20050 
20063.4 
20073.3 
20083.3 
20093.11
20103.1 

Total number of seats in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
199029 
199730 
199830 
199930 
200030 
200130 
200230 
200330 
200430 
200530 
200629 
200730 
200830 
2009321
201032 

Footnotes:

  1. Tonga: No women were elected in 2008, however one woman was appointed to the Cabinet. As cabinet ministers also sit in parliament, there was one woman out of a total of 32 members.

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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