Table 59 : Number and percentage distribution of candidates for parliamentary election by sex, 1986 - 1996
 

Year

Number of candidates

% Distribution

Total

Women

Men

Women

Men

27 July 1986

3,813

362

3,451

9.5

90.5

24 July 1988

3,978

366

3,612

9.2

90.8

22 March 1992

2,954

212

2,742

7.2

92.8

13 Sept 1992

2,417

242

2,175

10.0

90.0

2 July 1995

2,372

242

2,130

10.2

89.8

17 November

2,310

360

1,950

15.6

84.4

 
Source: Ministry of Interior; Election Division.