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Azerbaijan

Republic of Azerbaijan

9,872,765 11

Population (as of July 1, 2016)

Elections in our database

5,211,765 61.65%

Registered Voters (as of Dec. 22, 2015)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
Azerbaijani National Assembly Milli Məclis Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Ilham ALIYEV *
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Artur RASIZADE
  • Assembly: Azerbaijan has a unicameral National Assembly (Milli Məclis) with 125 seats.

* President is eligible for unlimited terms.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by absolute majority vote through a two-round system to serve a 5-year term.
  • In the National Assembly (Milli Məclis) 125 members are elected by plurality vote in single-member constituencies to serve 5-year terms.  
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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
President 1998-10-11 3,358,465 4,255,717 78.92%
Azerbaijani National Assembly 2000-11-05 3,000,198 4,212,915 71.21%
Referendum 2002-08-24 - 4,200,000 -
President 2003-10-15 2,745,098 4,442,338 61.79%
Azerbaijani National Assembly 2005-11-06 1,891,977 4,675,572 40.47%
Azerbaijani National Assembly 2006-05-13 141,559 392,033 36.11%
President 2008-10-15 3,701,690 4,761,710 77.74%
Referendum 2009-03-18 3,483,173 4,917,805 70.83%
Azerbaijani National Assembly 2010-11-07 2,409,129 4,946,588 48.7%
President 2013-10-09 3,697,970 4,917,805 75.2%
Azerbaijani National Assembly 2015-11-01 2,894,515 5,211,765 55.54%

Voter Turnout