List of political parties in Burma

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This article lists political parties in Burma. Burma is a dominant-party state with the military-backed Union Solidarity and Development Party in power. Other parties are legally permitted to exist, but are generally believed to have no realistic chance of winning power.

Parliamentary parties[edit]

Name of Party Acronym House of Nationalities
(Amyotha Hluttaw)
House of Representatives
(Pyithu Hluttaw)
State and
Regional Assemblies
Union Solidarity and Development Party USDP 124 212
National League for Democracy NLD 5 39
National Unity Party NUP 5 12
Pa-O National Organization PNO 3
Wa National Unity Party WNUP 2
All Mon Region Democracy Party AMRDP 4 3 9
Shan Nationalities Democratic Party SNDP 4 18 31
Chin National Party CNP 2 2
Rakhine National Party RNDP 7 9 18
Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party PSDP 3 2
National Democratic Force NDF 4 8
Military appointed 56 110
Other parties 7 10
Vacant 5

Registered parties for 2010 general election but, not represented in Parliamentary[edit]

Mass Organization[edit]

Opposition organizations in exile[edit]

Defunct parties[edit]

Defunct significant parties[edit]

See also[edit]