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Guinea

Republic of Guinea

12,093,349 7

Population (as of July 1, 2016)

Elections in our database

6,042,634 72.24%

Registered Voters (as of Oct. 26, 2015)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
Guinean National Assembly Assemblée Nationale Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Alpha CONDE
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Mamady YOULA
  • Assembly: Guinea has a unicameral National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale) with 114 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 (Assemblée Nationale), 38 members are elected by plurality vote in single-member constituencies to serve 5-year terms and 76 members are elected through a closed-list proportional representation system to serve 5-year terms.
    •  In the proportional tier, there is one nationwide district. The National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale) was dissolved in December 2008 following a military coup. Since February 2010, the role of the legislature has been filled by the appointed 155-member National Transition Council.
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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
President 1998-12-14 2,656,113 3,719,197 71.42%
Referendum 2001-11-11 3,758,390 4,310,081 87.2%
President 2003-12-21 4,146,027 5,009,780 82.76%
President 2010-06-27 2,675,320 4,200,000 63.7%
President 2010-11-07 2,898,233 4,270,531 67.87%
Guinean National Assembly 2013-09-28 3,355,442 5,212,539 64.37%
President 2015-10-11 4,131,046 6,042,634 68.36%

Voter Turnout