Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
Kuwait's Al-Abdulrazzaq comes second in world jet ski event      French film "Dheepan" wins Cannes' Palme d'Or      Int'l coalition launches 28 airstrikes on ISIL in Syria, Iraq      Kuwait loses to Uruguay 7-10 in water polo tourney      Two settlers stabbed in Jerusalem - Radio      Kuwait Blood Bank to mark 50th anniv next Thur.      Peninsula Shield Force... Symbol of GCC unity      Arab army chiefs resume meeting
  General
439,715 Kuwaitis eligible to vote in parliament polls
13/07/2013   |   11:11 AM | Kuwait News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط

By KUNA team

KUWAIT, July 13 (KUNA) -- Up to 439,715 citizens are eligible to vote in the upcoming parliamentary elections due to be held on the single-vote basis to choose members of the 50-seat National Assembly.
The number of the franchised nationals in the five constituencies rose 17, 146, 4.05 percent of the electorate as compared to that of the elections of the December 2012 dissolved assembly, at a rate of 9,342 males and 7,804 females.
The electorate of the five districts are divided as following: 206,096 males, 46.87 percent, 233,619 females, 53.12 percent.
The fifth constituency is number-one in terms of the number of the franchised citizens: 122,429 (602,321 men 622,97 women), 27.86 percent of the total electorate.
The fourth constituency came second: 113,685 voters, (51,560 males, 62,125 females), 25.85 percent of the electorate, then came the first constituency with 77,245 (36,079 men and 41,166 women), 17.56 percent.
Then came the third constituency with 76,501 voters (34,745 men, 41,756 women), 17.39 percent. The second constituency posted the lowest number of voters, at 49,755 (23,480 men and 26,275 women), 11.31 percent.
Number of the voters of the dissolved 2012 parliament reached 422,565, 196, 754 men, 46.56 percent, and 225,815 women, 53.43 percent.
The fifth constituency had recorded the largest number of the voters, at 118,461 (57,941 men and 60,520 women, up to 28.03 percent of the overall electorate, then came the fourth constituency with 108,395 voters (48,525 men and 59,870 women), 25.65 percent of the elecotrate, then the first constituency with 74,876 voters, 34,783 men and 40,093 women), 17.17 percent.
Then came the third district with 73,065 voters, 33,002 men and 40,063 women, 17.29 percent, while the second posted the lowest number of voters at 47,772, 22,503 men and 25,269 women), at 11.30 percent.
Figure of the franchised Kuwaitis of the invalidated 2012 parliament reached 400,296, with 184,996 men, 46.21 percent, and 215,300 women, at 53.78 percent.
The fifth constituency had the lion's share of the voters at 113,407, including 54,797 men and 58,610 women, some 28.33 percent of the elecorate.
Then came the fourth district with 103,280 voters, 45,767 men and 57,513 women, at 25.80 percent of the electorate. Then came the first with 71,146 voters, including 32,796 men and 38,350 women, at 17.77 percent.
Then came the third with 67,063 voters, including 30,240 men and 36,823 women, at 16.75 percent. The second constituency posted the lowest number of voters at 45,400 (21,396 men and 24,004 women), at 11.34 percent. (end) fmk.tb.rk KUNA 131111 Jul 13NNNN

 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share
Honoring Kuwait 2014


KUNA publishes a book titled (His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: A Humanitarian Leader) to commemorate the UN honoring of Kuwait's leader

kuna magazien


Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   Ex-parliament chief Al-Kharafi passes away aged 75
2.   Rocket attack from Yemen kills one, injures two in Saudi Arabia
3.   Russian, US officials discuss Ukraine
4.   EU condemns restrictions on Crimean Tatars
5.   Russia says doesn't want to partition E. Ukraine
6.   OCA cancels Sri Lanka's hosting of Asian Youth Games 2017
    Photo Gallery

Head of the mission of the International Committee of the Red Cross to the GCC Yahya Al-Eleibi

Director of the department of follow-up work and coordination at the ministry of foreign affairs ambassador Nasser Al-Sabeeh

Minister of Labor and Social Affairs and State Minister for Planning and Development Hind Al-Sabeeh

Deputy director of GCC department affairs at Kuwait's Foreign Ministry Abdullah Mohammad Al-Mawed

Chairman of the Board and Director General of Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) Sheikh Mubarak Al-Duaij Al-Ibrahim Al-Sabah

Jordanian King Abdullah II

Former National Assembly Speaker Jassem Al-Kharafi mediates His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah and Sheikh Saad Al-Abdullah Al-Sabah

Former National Assembly Speaker Jassem Al-Kharafi and His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah at the opening AL-Khairan Park

Former speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Jassem Al-Kharafi

Foreign Minister Igor Crnadak with the Kuwait Ambassador to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Nasser al-Mutairi

Kuwait's Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah

Ambassador of the United States of America to the State of Kuwait Douglas A. Silliman

Kuwait's National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim

Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah

National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim

The KOC's CEO Eng. Mohammad Al-Mutairi

Baitak Capital CEO Abdulaziz Al-Marzouq

Mashaer Holding Comnapy CEO Jassem Al-Awadhi

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Kuwait's Minister of Health Dr. Ali Al-Obaidi
Publications

WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
    Calendar
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA training center
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
الكويت فى ذاكرة الأيام
Images 2014
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
Banks in Kuwait
News Paper
Local Companies
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS