Socialist Republic of Vietnam

93,421,835 3

Population (as of June 4, 2015)

Elections in our database

67,485,480 99.24%

Registered Voters (as of June 10, 2016)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
National Assembly Quoc-Hoi Assembly
Prime Minister Prime Minister Head of Government
President President Head of State

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Trương Tấn SANG
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn DŨNG
  • Assembly: Vietnam has a unicameral National Assembly (Quoc-Hoi) with 500 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by the National Assembly to serve a 5-year term.
  • The Prime Minister is appointed by the president.
  • In the National Assembly (Quoc-Hoi) 500 members are elected by absolute majority vote through a two-round system to serve 5-year terms.
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Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
National Assembly 2002-05-19 49,211,275 49,783,769 98.85%
National Assembly 2011-05-22 61,900,000 62,200,000 99.52%
National Assembly 2016-05-22 67,049,200 67,485,480 99.35%

Voter Turnout