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Cambodia

Kingdom of Cambodia

15,205,539 3

Population (as of July 1, 2013)

Elections in our database

9,675,453 75.86%

Registered Voters (as of May 1, 2013)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
National Assembly Radhsphea Ney Preah Recheanachakr Kampuchea Lower House
Senate Upper House
Prime Minister Prime Minister Head of Government
King King Head of State

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: King Norodom SIHAMONI
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister HUN Sen
  • Assembly: Cambodia has a bicameral Parliament consisting of the Senate with 61 seats and the National Assembly (Radhsphea Ney Preah Recheanachakr Kampuchea) with 123 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The King is hereditary head of government.
  • In the Senate, 57 members are elected by members of the National Assembly and local Commune councilors to serve 6-year terms, 2 members are elected by the National Assembly to serve 6-year terms and 2 members are appointed by the monarch to serve 6-year terms. In the National Assembly (Radhsphea Ney Preah Recheanachakr Kampuchea) 123 members are elected by universal adult suffrage to serve 5-year terms.
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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
National Assembly 2003-07-27 5,277,494 6,341,834 83.22%
National Assembly 2008-07-27 - 8,125,529 -
National Assembly 2013-07-28 6,627,159 9,675,453 68.49%

Voter Turnout