Malawi: 2009 National Assembly seat distribution by party and gender

Updated May 2009

Due to the death of a candidate in the City Central constituency in Blantyre the election in this constituency was postponed.

Party Seats % seats Men Women % women
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) 113 58.85 82 31 27.43
Malawi Congress Party (MCP) 27 14.06 24 3 11.11
United Democratic Front (UDF) 17 8.85 16 1 5.88
Alliance For Democracy (AFORD) 1 0.52 1 0 0.00
Malawi Forum for Unity and Development (MAFUNDE) 1 0.52 1 0 0.00
Malavi People's Party (MPP) 1 0.52 1 0 0.00
Independents 32 16.67 27 5 15.63
National totals 192 99.99 152 40 20.83

Sources

MALAWI ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2009 "Summary of Successful Candidates by Gender and Affiliation for 2009 General Elections", May.

MALAWI ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2009 "2009 General Elections - Parliamentary Results", 21 May, 16.