Electoral system for national legislature

South Sudan

South Sudan

In transition

Articles 60, 62, 63

2012 Election Law accessed 15 November 2019



South Sudan's 2012 Electoral Law defines the country's electoral system as Mixed (Parallel) which has the following components: 125 (60%) members elected using FPTP; 78 (25%) women members using List PR closed list; and 47 (15%) members using List PR using closed list. The next elections are planned to be held in 2022. 

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