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GAMBIA (THE)
National Assembly
LAST ELECTIONS

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Parliament name National Assembly
Structure of parliament Unicameral
BACKGROUND
Dates of election / renewal (from/to) 6 April 2017
Purpose of elections Elections were held for all the elective seats in the National Assembly on the normal expiry of the members' term of office.
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STATISTICS
Voter turnout
Round no 16 April 2017
Number of registered electors
Voters
Blank or invalid ballot papers
Valid votes
886'578
379'320 (42.78%)

Notes
Distribution of votes
Round no 1
Political Group Candidates Votes %
United Democratic Party (UDP)
Alliance for Patriotic Re-Orientation and Construction (APRC)
National Reconciliation Party (NRP)
Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC)
People's Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS)
People's Progressive Party (PPP)
Independents
Distribution of seats
Round no 1
Political Group Total
United Democratic Party (UDP) 31
Alliance for Patriotic Re-Orientation and Construction (APRC) 5
National Reconciliation Party (NRP) 5
Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) 5
People's Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) 4
People's Progressive Party (PPP) 2
Independents 1
Distribution of seats according to sex
Men
Women
Percent of women
52
6
10.34%
Distribution of seats according to age
Distribution of seats according to profession
Comments
Sources:
National Assembly (21.04.2017)
http://iec.gm/
http://www.lemonde.fr

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