Japan

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Year Electoral
system
family
Electoral
system
for
national
legislature
Number
of
tiers
Legislative
size
(directly
elected)
Legislative
size
(voting
members)
Electoral
system
for
the
president
2014 Mixed Parallel 2 475 475 Not applicable
2012 Mixed Parallel 2 480 480 Not applicable
2009 Mixed Parallel 2 480 480 Not applicable
2005 Mixed Parallel 2 480 480 Not applicable
2003 Mixed Parallel 2 480 480 Not applicable
2000 Mixed Parallel 2 480 480 Not applicable
1996 Mixed Parallel 2 500 500 Not applicable
1993 Other SNTV 1 511 511 Not applicable

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