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Andorra

Principality of Andorra

85,660 4

Population (as of July 1, 2016)

Elections in our database

24,512 73.80%

Registered Voters (as of March 4, 2015)

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Name Official Name Type
Andorran General Council Consell General d'Andorra Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: French and Spanish Co-Princes François HOLLANDE and Bishop Joan Enric VIVES i SICILIA *
  • Head of Government: Executive Council President Antoni MARTI
  • Assembly: Andorra has a unicameral General Council of the Valleys (Consell General de las Valls) with 28 seats.

* French Co-prince François HOLLANDE is represented by Jean-Pierre HUGHES. Spanish Co-prince Bishop Joan Enric VIVES i SICILIA is represented by Josep Maria MAUN. The Executive Council President is then formally appointed by the co-princes.

Description of electoral system:

  • The French and Spanish Co-Princes is ex officio N/A.
  • The Executive Council President is appointed by hereditary state rulers to serve a 4-year term.
  • In the General Council of the Valleys (Consell General de las Valls), 14 members are elected through a closed-list proportional representation system to serve 4-year terms and 14 members are elected by absolute majority vote to serve 4-year terms.**

** Members in the nominal tier are elected from seven 2-seat districts. In the proportional tier members compete in one nationwide constituency.

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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Andorran General Council 2005-04-24 12,833 16,022 80.1%
Andorran General Council 2009-04-26 15,293 20,298 75.34%
Andorran General Council 2011-04-03 16,197 21,852 74.12%
Andorran General Council 2015-03-01 16,084 24,512 65.62%

Voter Turnout