Egypt: Women elected to the People's Assembly in 2012

Updated January 2013

Nine women were elected to the People's Assembly, 1.81% of the 498 elected seats; SCAF appointed 3 women and 7 men (EISA 2012, 47; see ).

Party Seats Women % Women
Reform and Development Party 10 1 10.00
Al-Wafd 42 3 7.14
Egyptian Social Democratic Party 15 1 6.67
Freedom and Justice Party 218 4 1.83
18 other parties (see 2011/2012 People's Assembly elections results) 188 0 0
Independents 25 0 0
Total 498 9 1.81

Table source

EISA 2012, 45-47.

Reference

EISA 2012 Election Witnessing Mission Report Egypt: The People's Assembly and Shura Council Elections, November 2011-February 2012..