Feb. 13, 2011 Held


Republic of Chad

Election for Assemblée Nationale (Chadian National Assembly)


Voter Participation

Cast Votes:2,734,280
Valid Votes:2,734,280
Invalid Votes:0

Vote Share by Party:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

Patriotic Salvation Movement (Mouvement Patriotique du Salut) 113

National Union for Democracy and Renewal (Union nationale pour la démocratie et le renouveau) 9

Rally for Democracy and Progress (Rassemblement pour la démocratie et le progrès) 8

Union for Renewal and Democracy (Union pour le Rénouveau et la démocratie) 7

National Rally for Democracy in Chad (Rassemblement national pour la démocratie au Tchad) 7

National Rally for Development and Progress (Rassemblement national pour le développement et le progrès) 4

Federation Action for the Republic ( Fédération, action pour la république) 3

Party for Unity and Reconstruction (Party for Unity and Reconstruction) 2

Chadian Convention for Peace and Development (Chadian Convention for Peace and Democracy) 2

Democratic and Socialist Party for Alternation (Democratic and Socialist Party for Alternation) 2

Party for Democracy and Integral Independence (Party for Democracy and Integral Independence) 1

Party for Liberty and Development (Party for Liberty and Development) 1

People's Party for Justice and Equality (People's Party for Justice and Equality) 1

People's Rally for Democratic Alternation (People's Rally for Democratic Alternation) 1

New Breath for the Republic (New Breath for the Republic) 1

Union for Democracy and the Republic (Union pour la Démocratie et la République) 1

Chadian Democratic Union (Chadian Democratic Union) 1

Union of Chadian Ecologists - The Greens (Union of Chadian Ecologists) 1

Union of Democratic Forces - Republic Party (Union of Democratic Forces - Republican Party) 1

Al Nassour (Al Nassour) 1

Al Wassat (Al Wassat) 1

National Alliance for Democracy and Development (National Alliance for Democracy and Development) 1

National Alliance for Democracy and Renewal (National Alliance for Democracy and Renewal) 1

Action for the Renewal of Chad (Action for the Renewal of Chad) 1

Movement for Democracy and Socialism in Chad (Movement for Democracy and Socialism in Chad) 1

People's Movement for Democracy in Chad (People's Movement for Democracy in Chad) 1

Movement of Chadian Patriots for the Republic (Movement of Chadian Patriots for the Republic) 1

African Party for Peace and Justice (African Party for Peace and Justice) 1

Election Results Modified: Mar 23, 2016

General Information

At stake in this election:

  • 188 seats in the National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale)

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Idriss DEBY
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Emmanuel NADINGAR
  • Assembly: Chad has a unicameral National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale) with 188 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by absolute majority vote through a two-round system to serve a 5-year term.
  • Prime Minister is appointed by the President.
  • In the National Assembly (Assemblée Nationale), 70 members are elected by absolute majority vote in single-member constituencies to serve 4-year terms and 116 members are elected through a closed-list proportional representation system to serve 4-year terms.***

*** A Party Block Vote in multi-member districts is used if a list gains an absolute majority of the vote. If no list obtains the majority of the vote, members are elected through party-list proportional representation.

* has not yet been created and size is unspecified, members to serve six-year terms, one-third of membership renewable every two years.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Alliance: Patriotic Salvation Movement / Mouvement Patriotique du Salut (MPS)
    • Leader: Idriss DEBY
    • Seats won in last election: 0

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 12,298,512 (2011)
  • Registered Voters: 4,830,885 (February 2011 )

Gender Data:

·         Female Population: 6,146,182 (2011)

·         Is Chad a signatory to CEDAW: No

·         Has Chad ratified CEDAW: Yes, accession (9 June 1995)

·         Gender Quota: No

·         Female candidates in this election: Yes

·         Number of Female Parliamentarians: 24 (following 2011 parliamentary elections)

·         Human Development Index Position: 185 (2014)

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

Disability Data:

·         Is Chad a signatory to CRPD: Yes (26 September 2012)

·         Has Chad ratified CRPD: No

·         Population with a disability: 1,844,776 (est.)

Election Modified: May 10, 2024

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