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Gender parity in national parliament

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Seats held by men in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990139 
1997125 
1998125 
1999115 
2000114 
2001114 
2002112 
2003112 
2004112 
2005113 
2006113 
2007113 
2008110 
2009110 
2010109 

Seats held by women in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
19909 
199723 
199823 
199933 
200033 
200134 
200238 
200338 
200438 
200537 
200637 
200737 
200840 
200940 
201041 

Seats held by women in national parliament, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19906.1 
199715.5 
199815.5 
199922.3 
200022.4 
200123 
200225.3 
200325.3 
200425.3 
200524.7 
200624.7 
200724.7 
200826.7 
200926.7 
201027.3 

Total number of seats in national parliament

YearValueFootnotes
1990148 
1997148 
1998148 
1999148 
2000147 
2001148 
2002150 
2003150 
2004150 
2005150 
2006150 
2007150 
2008150 
2009150 
2010150 

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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