Mali: Women's representation in the National Assembly

Updated May 2020

Year Seats
Women Total % women
2020 TBA 147 TBA
2013 14 147 9.52
2007 15 147 10.2
2002 15 147 10.2
1997 18 147 12.2
1992 3 129 2.3

In 2015, in an effort to increase female particilation, the Parliament of Mali passed a law stating that women should consist of at least 30 percent of deputies of the National Assembly.

Table source

IPU "Mali Assemblée Nationale (National Assembly): Last election" IN PARLINE database, [www] http://www.ipu.org/parline/reports/2201_E.htm (accessed 21 May 2020).

IPU 2007 "Mali Assemblée Nationale (National Assembly): Election held in 2002" IN PARLINE database, http://archive.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2201_07.htm (accessed 21 May 2020).

IPU 2002 "Mali Assemblée Nationale (National Assembly): Election held in 2002" IN PARLINE database, http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2201_02.htm (accessed 21 May 2020).

IPU 1997 "Mali Assemblée Nationale (National Assembly): Election held in 1997" IN PARLINE database, http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2201_97.htm (accessed 21 May 2020).

IPU 1992 "Mali Assemblée Nationale (National Assembly): Election held in 1992" IN PARLINE database, http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2201_92.htm (accessed 21 May 2020).