ElectionGudie

May 3, 2003 Held

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Republic of Nauru

Election for Parliament

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At stake in this election:

  • 18 seats in the Parliament

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Acting President Derog GIOURGA
  • Head of Government: Acting President Derog GIOURGA
  • Assembly: Nauru has a unicameral Parliament with 18 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The Acting President is elected by parliament to serve a 3-year term.
  • In the Parliament 18 members are elected by popular vote to serve 3-year terms.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Independents
    • Seats won in this election: 15
    • Seats won in last election: 18
  • Party: Nauru First Party / Naoero Amo Party
    • Leader: David ADEANG
    • Seats won in this election: 3
    • Seats won in last election: 1
  • Party: Center Party
    • Leader: Kinza CLODUMAR
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: 0

Last Parliamentary election:

  • The last election was held on April 9, 2000.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 12,329 (July 2002 est.)
  • Registered Voters: N/A