Chamber of Deputies of Paraguay

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Chamber of Deputies
Cámara de Diputados
Type
Type Lower House of the Congress of Paraguay
Seats 80
Elections
Voting system Proportional representation
Last election 21 April 2013
Website
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The Chamber of Deputies (Cámara de Diputados) is the lower house of Paraguay's bicameral legislature, the National Congress. It is made up of 80 members, elected for a five-year term by proportional representation. The other chamber of the National Congress (Congreso Nacional) is the Chamber of Senators (Cámara de Senadores).

Latest election[edit]

e • d Summary of the 21 April 2013 Paraguayan Chamber of Deputies election results
Party Votes % Seats +/–
Colorado Party 919,625 40.99 44 +14
Authentic Radical Liberal Party 656,301 29.25 27 0
National Union of Ethical Citizens 147,534 6.58 2 –13
Guasú Front 122,440 5.46 1 +1
National Encounter Party 108,662 4.84 2 +2
Avanza País 84,826 3.78 2 +2
Beloved Fatherland Party 63,662 2.84 1 –2
Democratic Progressive Party 30,579 1.36 0 –1
Youth Party 28,543 1.27 0 New
Chaqueña Passion Alliance 15,656 0.70 1
Civic Awakening Movement 9,661 0.43 0 New
Kuña Pyrenda 8,153 0.36 0 New
30 August Movement 7,080 0.32 0 New
Social Democrat Party 7,062 0.31 0 New
Independent Constitutionalist Movement 5,063 0.23 0 New
Paraguayan Humanist Party 4,225 0.19 0 0
People in Action Movement 3,107 0.14 0 New
United Democratic Movement for Victory 2,702 0.12 0 New
White Party 2,677 0.12 0 0
Citizens in Power Action Movement 2,017 0.09 0 New
Participative Independent Democratic Movement 1,905 0.08 0 New
Green Party 1,826 0.08 0 New
Concertacion todos por Concepcion 1,822 0.08 0 New
Free Homeland Party 1,625 0.07 0 New
Alianza Alto Paraguay Alegre 1,597 0.07 0 New
Institutional Independent Movement 1,575 0.07 0 New
Workers' Party 1,338 0.06 0 0
Movimiento Propuesta por la Soberania Nacional 783 0.03 0 New
Moviemiento para el Pueblo Encarnacion 656 0.03 0 New
Liberal Party 579 0.03 0 New
Another Paraguay Movement 251 0.01 0 New
Workers' Regional Movement 189 0.01 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 155,905
Total 2,399,626 100 80
Registered voters/turnout 3,516,275 68.24
Source: Supreme Electoral Justice Tribunal of Paraguay

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