People's Republic of China

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Chinese National People's Congress Quanguo Renmin Daibiao Dahui Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President XI Jinping
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister LI Keqiang *
  • Assembly: China has a unicameral National People's Congress (Quanguo Renmin Daibiao Dahui) with 2987 seats.

* The Prime Minister is nominated by the President; who then is confirmed by the National People's Congress.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by the National People's Congress to serve a 5-year term.
  • Prime Minister is nominated head of government.
  • In the National People's Congress (Quanguo Renmin Daibiao Dahui) 2987 members are indirectly elected by regional legislatures to serve 5-year terms.
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