Country of Curacao

149,035 1

Population (as of July 1, 2016)

Elections in our database


Registered Voters (as of )

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
Estates of Curacao Staten van Curacao Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: King WILLEM-ALEXANDER *
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Bernard WHITEMAN
  • Assembly: Curacao has a unicameral Estates of Curacao (Staten van Curaçao) with 21 seats.

* Represented by GovernorLucille GEORGE-WOUT

Description of electoral system:

  • The King is hereditary head of state.
  • Prime Minister is elected by parliament.
  • In the Estates of Curacao (Staten van Curaçao) 21 members are elected by proportional representation to serve 4-year terms.
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Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Estates of Curacao 2016-10-05 79,060 - -

Voter Turnout