Elections in Azerbaijan

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Elections in Azerbaijan gives information on election and election results in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan elects on a national level a head of state – the president, and a legislature. The President of Azerbaijan is elected for a seven-year term by the people; before a constitutional referendum changed this in 2009, the position was limited to two terms. The National Assembly (Milli Məclis) has 125 members. Before 2005, 100 members were elected for a five-year term in single-seat constituencies and 25 members were elected by proportional representation. Since 2005 all 125 members are elected in single-seat constituencies. Azerbaijan is a one party dominant state. Each of political parties in Azerbaijan has the same rights and opportunities to compete in elections as defined in by the Constitution and respective laws. On Sunday, 1 November 2015, the most recent parliamentary elections were held. On Wednesday, 9 October 2013, the most recent presidential election was held.

Latest elections

2013 Presidential election

2015 Parliamentary election

 Summary of the 1 November 2015 National Assembly of Azerbaijan election results
Party Votes % Seats +/–
New Azerbaijan Party1,340,77047.2069–2
Whole Azerbaijan Popular Front Party42,4591.4910
Civic Solidarity Party37,5611.322–1
Great Order Party34,1561.2010
Motherland Party28,4831.001–1
Musavat24,9950.8800
Azerbaijan Social Prosperity Party22,0030.7710
Party for Democratic Reforms21,0440.7410
Unity Party15,0700.531+1
Party of Hope14,8150.520–1
Civic Unity Party13,5480.4810
Azerbaijan Democratic Enlightenment Party13,2790.471+1
National Revival Movement Party12,0430.421New
Classic Popular Front Party11,6710.4100
Azerbaijan Communist Party11,4260.4000
Social Democratic Party11,2880.401+1
Azerbaijan National Independence Party10,5260.3700
Justice Party6,5070.230–1
Azerbaijan People's Party6,1520.2200
Citizen and Development Party3,3740.1200
Democratic Azerbaijan World Party3,2300.1100
Great Azerbaijan Party2,8070.1000
Azerbaijan Democratic Party2,7460.1000
AMDEP4810.020New
Independents1,150,41340.5043–3
Invalidated1
Invalid/blank votes33,696
Total2,874,5431001250
Registered voters/turnout
Source: MSK

2009 Constitutional referendum

Past elections

Presidential elections

Parliamentary elections

Constitutional referendums

Other referendums

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