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Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan

5,113,040 5

Population (as of July 1, 2013)

Elections in our database

98.92%

Registered Voters (as of )

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
President President Head of State
National Assembly Mejlis Assembly
President President Head of Government

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Gurbanguly BERDYMUKHAMMEDOV
  • Head of Government: President Gurbanguly BERDYMUKHAMMEDOV
  • Assembly: Turkmenistan has a unicameral National Assembly (Mejlis) with 125 seats.

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 (Mejlis) 125 members are elected by absolute majority vote in single-member constituencies to serve 5-year terms.

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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Referendum 2003-04-06 - - -
President 2007-02-11 2,648,597 2,677,589 98.92%
National Assembly 2008-12-14 - - -
President 2012-02-12 2,648,597 2,677,589 98.92%
National Assembly 2013-12-15 - - -

Voter Turnout