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June 28, 2024 Confirmed

Mongolia

Mongolia

Election for Ulsyn Ikh Khural (Mongolian State Great Hural)


General Information

At Stake in this Election:

  • All 126 seats in the State Great Hural

Government Structure:

  • Chief of State: President Ukhnaagiin KHURELSUKH (since 25 June 2021)
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Luvsannamsrai OYUN-ERDENE (since 27 January 2021). There are also two Deputy Prime Ministers Sainbuyen AMARSAIKHAN (since 8 September 2022) and Chimed KHURELBAATAR (since 5 January 2023).
  • Assembly: unicameral State Great Hural (Улсын Их Хурал) with 126 seats.

Electoral System:

  • The President is directly elected by plurality vote for one 6-year term. Presidential candidates must be nominated by political parties that hold seats in the State Great Hural.
  • The Prime Minister is chosen by the State Great Hural and is usually the leader of the majority party or coalition.
  • 78 members of the State Great Hural are directly elected in a selected constituency by plurality vote. The other 48 members are directly elected by proportional representation vote. All 126 members serve 4-year terms.

Last Election:

In the 2020 State Great Hural election, the Mongolian People’s Party won 62 seats, followed by the Democratic Party (11 seats) and 3 other parties/coalitions and one independent candidate who also won seats. Voter turnout was 74%.

Information for Voters:

Сонгуульд Хэрхэн Оролцох Вэ? / How to Participate in Elections? (in Mongolian)

New/Unique in this Election:

A slate of constitutional reforms were approved by the State Great Hural in 2023 to increase the size of the legislature from 76 seats to 126 seats and institute a mixed system with plurality and proportional representation voting.

Key Deadlines:

Main Parties in this Election:

  • Mongolian People’s Party / Монгол Ардын Нам (MPP)
    • Leader: Luvsannamsrain OYUN-ERDENE
    • Seats won in the last election: 62 out of 76
  • Democratic Party / Монголын Ардчилсан Нам (AH)
    • Leader: Luvsannyam GANTUMUR
    • Seats won in last election: 12 out of 76
  • HUN Party / ХҮН нам
    • Leader: Togmidyn DORJKHAN
    • Seats won in last election: 1 out of 76
  • United Patriotic Party / Эх орончдын нэгдсэн нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • United Party of Citizens' Participation / Иргэдийн оролцооны нэгдэл нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Civil Courage Green Party / Иргэний зориг ногоон нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • People's Majority Party / Ард түмний олонхийн засаглал нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Republican Party / Бүгд найрамдах нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Liberal Party of Mongolia / Монголын либерал нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Liberal Democratic Party of Mongolia / Монголын либерал ардчилсан нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Civil Movement Party / Иргэний хөдөлгөөний нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Democratic Reform Party / Ардчилал шинэчлэлийн нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Home Neighborhood Development Party / Гэр хороолол хөгжлийн нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Exercising Party / Эрхчөлөөг хэрэгжүүлэгч нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Truth and Right Party / Үнэн ба Зөв нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • United Party of Good Democrats / Сайн ардчилсан иргэдийн нэгдсэн нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Mongolian Conservative Party / Монгол консерватив нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Social Democratic Party of Mongolia / Монголын социал демократ нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Party for the People of Mongolia / Монголын хүний төлөө нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • World Mongolians Party / Дэлхийн монголчууд нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • People's Power Party / Ард түмний хүч нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Homeland Party / Эх орон нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)
  • Freedom Alliance Party / Эрх чөлөөний эвсэл нам
    • Seats won in last election: 0 out of 76 (new party)

Population and Registered Voters:

Gender Data:

Disability Data:

  • CRPD Status: Ratified 13 May 2009
  • Projected population with a disability: 543,739 (2022 estimate)

IFES Resources:

  • Does IFES have a presence in Mongolia: No
  • Election Access: Yes
Election Modified: Jun 14, 2024

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