Elections in Azerbaijan


Elections in Azerbaijan

Elections in Azerbaijan gives information on election and election results in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan elects on national level a head of state - the president - and a legislature. The president is elected for a five year term by the people. The National Assembly ("Milli Məclis") has 125 members. Before 2005 100 members elected for a five year term in single-seat constituencies and 25 members elected by proportional representation. Since 2005 all 125 members are elected in single-seat constituencies. Azerbaijan is a one party dominant state. Parties beside the New Azerbaijan Party are allowed but suppressed when in opposition.

On Sunday, 6 November 2005, elections for parliament were held.

Latest elections

2005 Parliamentary election

2003 Presidential election

Past elections

ee also

* Electoral calendar
* Electoral system

External links

* [http://psephos.adam-carr.net/countries/a/azerbaijan/ Adam Carr's Election Archive]
* [http://www.axisglobe.com/article.asp?article=336 Azerbaijan - Parliamentary Elections, 2005]


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