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Niue

Niue

1,190 2

Population (as of July 1, 2014)

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Name Official Name Type
Niuean Assembly Niue Fono Ekepule Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Queen ELIZABETH II *
  • Head of Government: Premier Toke TALAGI
  • Assembly: Niue has a unicameral Niue Assembly (Niue Fono Ekepule) with 20 seats.

* The Queen is represented by Governor General of New Zealand Sir Jeremiah "Jerry" MATEPARAE (since 31 August 2011).

Description of electoral system:

  • The Queen is hereditary head of state.
  • Premier is elected by the Legislative Assembly to serve a 3-year term.
  • In the Niue Assembly (Niue Fono Ekepule), 6 members are elected by block vote to serve 3-year terms and 14 members are elected by majority vote in single-member constituencies to serve 3-year terms.
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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Niuean Assembly 2014-04-12 870 - -
Niuean Assembly 2017-05-06 - - -

Voter Turnout