South Africa: Women's representation in the main parties' lists in 2009

Extracted from: Susan Booysen & Grant Masterson 2009 "Chapter 11: South Africa" IN Denis Kadima and Susan Booysen (eds) Compendium of Elections in Southern Africa 1989-2009: 20 Years of Multiparty Democracy, EISA, Johannesburg, 412).
Party % Women
Independent Democrats (ID) 52
African National Congress (ANC) 50
African People's Convention (APC) 48
United Christian Democratic Party (UCDP) 48
Congress of the People (Cope) 42
Democratic Alliance (DA) 36
African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) 36
Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) 36
Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) 29
United Democratic Movement (UDM) 26
Freedom Front Plus (FF+) 21

Table source (offline 29 Mar 2011).