Commune council

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Number of commune councillors after the 2017 election:
  CPP: 6503 seats
  CNRP: 5007 seats
  FP: 28 seats
  KNUP: 24 seats
  GDP: 5 seats
  LDP: 4 seats
  BSDP: 1 seat

There are 1,646 Communes/Sangkats in Cambodia. Each Commune Council (Khmer: ក្រុមប្រឹក្សាឃុំសង្កាត់) is composed of 5 to 11 members depending on demography and geography, elected through a proportional system where nationally registered political parties can compete by presenting a list of candidates of at least twice the number of seats in each Commune. There are no independent candidates. Commune councillors vote on their constituents' behalf in Senate elections.

Latest elections[edit]

2007-04-01 Commune Councils Election Results

Political Parties Male Commune Councils Members Female Commune Councils Members
CPP 6,600 1,393
Sam Rainsy Party 2,411 249
Norodom Ranariddh Party 414 11
Hang Dara Democratic Movement Party 1 0
Total 9,691 (85.36%) 1,662 (14.64%)
Grand Total 11,353

Sources: Number of Women elected as Communes Councils’ Members for the 2007 Commune Council elections Nationwide (PDF)

2012 Commune Council elections[edit]

2010-03-06 Commune Councils Election Results

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