ElectionGudie

Dec. 16, 2007 Held

2,033,961
Voted
Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyz Republic

Election for Jorgorku Kenesh (Kyrgyz Supreme Council)

Results

-0%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:2,033,961
Valid Votes:-1
Invalid Votes:-1

Parties:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

Bright Way 71 - 1,245,331

Fatherland - - 228,125

Social-Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan 11 - 188,585

The Party of Communists of Kyrgyzstan 8 - 140,258

Others - - 112,780

Dignity Party - - 44,048

Free Kyrgyzstan - - 28,315

Asaba - - 23,459

Against all candidates - - 6,481

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • 90 seats in the Supreme Council (Jorgorku Kenesh)

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Kurmanbek BAKIEV
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Almazbek ATAMBAYEV
  • Assembly: Kyrgyzstan has a unicameral Supreme Council (Jorgorku Kenesh) with 90 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by popular vote to serve a 5-year term.
  • In the Supreme Council (Jorgorku Kenesh) 90 members are elected by party-list system with proportional distribution of seats.

** After the February 27th elections, the parliament will become a unicameral body with 75 seats.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Party: Fatherland / Ata-Meken
    • Leader: Omurbek TEKEBAYEV
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Bright Way / Ak Jol
    • Leader: Kurmanbek BAKIEV
    • Seats won in this election: 71
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Social-Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan (SDPK)
    • Leader: Almazbek ATAMBAYEV
    • Seats won in this election: 11
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Dignity Party / Ar-Namys Party
    • Leader: Felix KULOV
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Asaba
    • Leader: Azimbek BEKNAZAROV
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: The Party of Communists of Kyrgyzstan (KCP)
    • Leader: Ishak MASALIYEV
    • Seats won in this election: 8
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Free Kyrgyzstan / Erkin Kyrgyzstan
    • Leader: Tursunbai BAKIR UULU
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Others
    • Leader: N/A
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: 0
  • Party: Against all candidates
    • Leader: N/A
    • Seats won in this election: N/A
    • Seats won in last election: 0

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 5,268,400 (2007)
  • Registered Voters: 2,753,727 (December 2007 )

Gender Data:

·         Female Population: 2,665,849 (2007)

·         Is Kyrgyzstan a signatory to CEDAW: N/A

·         Has Kyrgyzstan ratified CEDAW: Yes, accession (10 February 1997)

·         Gender Quota: Yes

·         Female candidates in this election: Yes

·         Number of Female Parliamentarians: 23 (following the 2007 elections)

·         Human Development Index Position: 120 (2014)

·         Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) Categorization: Medium (2014)

Disability Data:

·         Is Kyrgyzstan a signatory to CRPD: Yes (21 September 2011)

·         Has Kyrgyzstan ratified CRPD: No

·         Population with a disability: 790,260 (est.)