Table 60 : Women and men candidates elected as a percentage of number of candidates contesting national elections,
1986 - 1996
 

Year

Number of candidates

Candidates elected to parliament

Percentage of elected among

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

27 July 1986

374

3,451

12

335

3.2

9.7

24 July 1988

372

3,612

10

347

2.7

9.6

22 March 1992

226

2,742

12

348

5.3

12.7

13 Sept 1992

242

2,175

15

345

6.2

15.9

2 July 1995

242

2,130

24

367

9.9

17.2

17 November

360

1,950

22

371

9.9

19.0

 
Source: Ministry of Interior; Election Division.