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At a glance

Structure of Parliament: Bicameral

Are there legislated quotas...

  • Yes for the Single/Lower House?
  • Yes for the Upper House?
  • Yes at the Sub-national level?

Are there voluntary quotas...

  • No adopted by political parties?

Is there additional information?

Yes

Pakistan

(Islamic Republic of Pakistan)

Single/Lower house

Majlis-E-Shoora/National Assembly

Total seats:342
Total women:67
% women: 20%
Election year:2013
Electoral system:Parallel
Quota type: Reserved seats
Election details: IDEA Voter Turnout
IPU Parline
Legal sourceDetails
Quota type:
Reserved seats
Constitution
Legal sanctions for non-compliance: N/A No data available
Rank order/placement rules: N/A No data available

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Last updated 2014-04-04

Upper house

Majlis-E-Shoora/Senate

Total seats: 104
Total women:17
% women: 16%
Election year:2012
Electoral system:Indirectly elected
Quota type: Reserved seats
Election details: IPU Parline
Legal sourceDetails
Quota type:
Reserved seats
Constitution
Electoral law
Legal sanctions for non-compliance: N/A No data available
Rank order/placement rules: N/A No data available

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Last updated 2014-04-04

Quota at the Sub-National Level

Quota type:Reserved Seats
Legal sourceDetails
Quota type:
Reserved Seats
Constitution
Electoral law
Legal sanctions for non-compliance: N/A No data available
Rank order/placement rules: N/A No data available

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Last updated 2014-04-04

Additional information

There is no other information available at this time.
Last updated 2014-03-26

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