Gender Quotas Database

Reserved Seats

This page displays all countries with reserved seats in the lower or single house.

CountryNumber of women elected% women
Afghanistan 67 of 248 27%
Bangladesh 73 of 350 20.9%
Burundi 47 of 123 38.2%
China 742 of 2975 24.9%
Djibouti 17 of 65 26.2%
Egypt 162 of 591 27.4%
Eritrea 33 of 150 22%
Eswatini 7 of 73 9.6%
Guyana 25 of 70 35.7%
Haiti 0 of 119 0%
Iraq 87 of 329 26.4%
Jordan 15 of 130 11.5%
Kenya 75 of 347 21.6%
Morocco 81 of 395 20.5%
Nepal 90 of 275 32.7%
Niger 43 of 166 25.9%
Pakistan 69 of 342 20.2%
Rwanda 49 of 80 61.3%
Samoa 5 of 50 10%
Saudi Arabia 30 of 151 19.9%
Somalia 67 of 275 24.4%
Sudan 133 of 426 31.2%
Tanzania, United Republic of 141 of 384 36.7%
Uganda 174 of 529 32.9%
United Arab Emirates 20 of 40 50%
Zimbabwe 86 of 270 31.9%
Total countries:26
Average % women:26.5%

 

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