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MIXED MEMBER PROPORTIONAL SYSTEM [1 record]

Record 1 2013-01-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Electoral Systems and Political Parties
CONT

In a mixed member proportional electoral system, voters usually vote for both a local candidate and for a political party, and the members are elected from single member electoral districts and from party lists.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Systèmes électoraux et partis politiques
CONT

Les systèmes électoraux mixtes tels que les systèmes mixtes avec compensation proportionnelle semblent plus favorables à la représentation des femmes au parlement que les systèmes majoritaires, mais moins propices à l’élection de femmes que les systèmes de RP [représentation proportionnelle] traditionnels.

Spanish

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