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%
Benin 6 of 81 7.4%
Burundi 47 of 123 38.2%
China 742 of 2975 24.9%
Djibouti 17 of 65 26.2%
Egypt 164 of 592 27.7%
Eritrea 33 of 150 22%
Eswatini 9 of 74 12.2%
Guyana 25 of 70 35.7%
Haiti 0 of 119 0%
Iraq 95 of 329 28.9%
Jordan 16 of 130 12.3%
Kenya 75 of 350 21.4%
Morocco 95 of 395 24.1%
Nepal 91 of 271 33.6%
Niger 43 of 166 25.9%
Pakistan 70 of 342 20.5%
Rwanda 49 of 80 61.3%
Samoa 4 of 51 7.8%
Saudi Arabia 30 of 151 19.9%
Somalia 54 of 274 19.7%
Sudan 133 of 426 31.2%
Tanzania, United Republic of 143 of 388 36.9%
Uganda 188 of 556 33.8%
United Arab Emirates 20 of 40 50%
Zimbabwe 81 of 265 30.6%
Total countries:27
Average % women:25.9%

 

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