13th National People's Congress

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Chinese Congressional election, 2017–18

← 2012–13 October 2017 – February 2018 2022–23 →

All 2,980 seats to the National People's Congress
  Majority party Minority party
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Leader Xi Jinping Wu Weihua [zh]
Party Communist Jiusan Society
Alliance United Front United Front
Leader's seat Inner Mongolia At-large Hubei At-large
Last election 72.2% 27.8%
Seats before 2,157 830
Seats won 2,119 861
Seat change Decrease38 Increase31
Percentage 71.1% 28.9%
Swing Decrease1.1% Increase1.1%

Chairman before election

Zhang Dejiang
Communist

Chairman-elect

Li Zhanshu
Communist

The 1st Session of the 13th National People's Congress
Li Keqiang publicly swore an oath to the constitution upon formally taking office after he was appointed as the Premier.

The 13th National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China was elected from October 2017 to February 2018 and will be in session in the five year period 2018 to 2023. It is scheduled to hold five sessions in this period, occurring around early March every year, except for in 2023, when the 14th National People's Congress will first convene.[1]

Seat distribution[edit]

Major party General Secretary Seats
Communist Party of China Xi Jinping 2119
Other Parties Chairmen Seats
Jiusan Society Wu Weihua 64
China Democratic League Ding Zhongli 58
China Democratic National Construction Association Hao Mingjin 57
China Association for Promoting Democracy Cai Dafeng 55
Chinese Peasants' and Workers' Democratic Party Chen Zhu 54
Revolutionary Committee of the Chinese Kuomintang Wan Exiang 43
China Zhi Gong Party Wan Gang 38
Taiwan Democratic Self-Government League Su Hui 13
Independents N/A 479

The first session[edit]

The first session opened on 5 March 2018 and closed on 20 March 2018. All major state positions were elected in this session, including President, Vice President, Premier, and Congress Chairman.

Election results[edit]

NPCSC Chairman Election NPCSC Secretary-general Election
Candidates For Against Abstain Candidates For Against Abstain
Li Zhanshu 2980 0 0 Yang Zhenwu 2980 0 0
Presidential Election Vice-Presidential Election
Candidates For Against Abstain Candidates For Against Abstain
Xi Jinping 2980 0 0 Wang Qishan 2969 1 0
NPCSC Vice-Chairmen Election NSC Director Election
Candidates For Against Abstain Candidates For Against Abstain
Wang Chen 2980 0 0 Yang Xiaodu 2969 1 0
Cao Jianming 2980 0 0
Zhang Chunxian 2979 1 0
Shen Yueyue 2979 1 0
Ji Bingxuan 2980 0 0
Arken Imirbaki 2980 0 0
Wan Exiang 2980 0 0
Chen Zhu 2980 0 0 Liu Yuan 2 0 0
Wang Dongming 2979 1 0
Padma Choling 2980 0 0
Ding Zhongli 2978 1 1
Hao Mingjin 2980 0 0
Cai Dafeng 2979 1 0
Wu Weihua 2980 0 0
Premierial Election Vice-Premierial Election
Li Keqiang 2964 2 0 Han Zheng 2976 4 0
Sun Chunlan 2956 5 8
Hu Chunhua 2979 0 1
Liu He 2964 3 2
CMC Chairmanship Election CMC Vice-Chairmanship Election
Candidates For Against Abstain Candidates For Against Abstain
Xi Jinping 2980 0 0 Xu Qiliang 2962 0 4
Zhang Youxia 2963 2 1
Supreme Court President Election Procurator-general Election
Candidates For Against Abstain Candidates For Against Abstain
Zhou Qiang 2956 5 5 Zhang Jun 2951 5 10

The second session[edit]

The second session opened on 5 March 2019[2] and concluded on 15 March 2019.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Electoral Calendar - international elections world elections". Archived from the original on 26 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-12.
  2. ^ "China's national legislature starts annual session". Xinhuanet. 5 March 2019. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
  3. ^ "China's national legislature concludes annual session". Xinhuanet. 15 March 2019. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

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