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Andorra (Principality of Andorra)

Andorra (Principality of Andorra) has a Unicameral parliament with the use of voluntary party quotas. 13 of 28 (46%) seats in the Consell general / General Council are held by women.

At a glance

Structure of Parliament: Unicameral

Are there legislated quotas...

  • For the Single/Lower House? No
  • For the Sub-National Level?

Are there voluntary quotas...

  • Adopted by political parties? Yes

Is there additional information?...

  • Yes

Last updated: Feb 1, 2022

Single/Lower House

Consell general / General Council

Total seats 28
Total Women 13
% Women 46%
Election Year 2019
Electoral System Parallel
Quota Type
Election details IDEA Voter Turnout - IPU Parline

Voluntary Political Party Quotas*

Party Official name Details, Quota provisions
Liberal Party of Andorra Liberals d'Andorra [L'A] The party shall ensure gender parity and the democratic functioning of its organs, through periodicity in the renewal and limitation of mandates (Article 1(f) of the Party Statutes)

* Only political parties represented in parliament are included. When a country has legislated quotas in place, only political parties that have voluntary quotas that exceed the percentage/number of the national quota legislation are presented in this table.

Additional Information

Andorra has a high number of both women and young people in parliament, with seats held by women in parliament increasing to 46% this year from 32% in 2019 (IPU, 2021).

Women's right to vote took place in 1970, whilst the right to stand for election followed just 3 years after in 1973.  Their first woman in parliament was elected in 1993, with recent goals being attained in 2019 as they celebrate their first women speaker (IPU, 2019)



  • Liberal Party of Andorra - Statute


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