ElectionGudie

Feb. 23, 2020 Held

37,592
Voted
Comoros

Union of the Comoros

Election for Assemblée de l'Union (Comoran Assembly of the Union)

Results

57%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:37,592
Valid Votes:33,863
Invalid Votes:3,729

Parties:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

Convention for the Renewal of the Comoros (CRC) 4 - 18,318

54.09%

Independents - - 8,853

26.14%

Orange Party 1 - 6,382

18.84%

Rally for an Alternative of Harmonious and Integrated Development (RADHI) - - 310

0.92%

More Info:

Legislative elections were held in Comoros on January 19, 2020; in constituencies where no candidate received a majority, a second-round was held alongside local elections on February 23, 2020.

At stake in this election:

  • 24 seats in Comoros’ Assembly of the Union (Assemblée de l'Union)

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Azali ASSOUMANI (since 26 May 2016) *
  • Head of Government: President Azali ASSOUMANI (since 26 May 2016)
  • Assembly: Comoros has a unicameral Assembly of the Union (Assemblée de l'Union) with 33 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The 33 members of the Assembly were elected by two methods: 24 members were directly elected in single-member constituencies using the two-round system, whilst nine members (three from each) were elected by the Island assemblies of Anjouan, Grande Comore and Mohéli.