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Côte d'Ivoire

Republic of Côte d'Ivoire

22,400,835 5

Population (as of July 1, 2013)

Elections in our database

5,664,377 64.72%

Registered Voters (as of Dec. 1, 2011)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
National Assembly Assemblee Nationale Assembly
President President Head of State
Prime Minister Prime Minister Head of Government

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Alassane OUATTARA
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Daniel Kablan DUNCAN
  • Assembly: Côte d'Ivoire has a unicameral National Assembly (Assemblee Nationale) with 225 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by absolute majority vote through a two-round system to serve a 5-year term.
  • The Prime Minister is appointed by the president.
  • In the National Assembly (Assemblee Nationale) 225 members are elected by plurality vote to serve 5-year terms.***

*** Districts are both single-member and multi-member.

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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Referendum 2000-07-23 2,808,157 4,883,769 57.5%
National Assembly 2000-12-10 - 4,883,769 -
President 2010-10-31 4,843,445 5,784,490 83.73%
President 2010-11-28 4,689,366 5,784,490 81.07%
National Assembly 2011-12-11 2,070,793 5,664,377 36.56%

Voter Turnout