Iraqi parliamentary election, 1984

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Iraqi parliamentary election, 1984
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All 250 seats to the National Assembly of Iraq
126 seats were needed for a majority
  First party
  Iraq, Saddam Hussein (222).jpg
Leader Saddam Hussein
Party Ba'ath Party
Last election 187
Seats won 183
Seat change Decrease4*

Prime Minister before election

Saddam Hussein
Ba'ath Party

Elected Prime Minister

Saddam Hussein
Ba'ath Party

Coat of arms (emblem) of Iraq 2008.svg
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Parliamentary elections were held in Iraq on 20 October 1984.[1] The election was contested by 782 candidates,[2] and saw the Ba'ath Party win 183 of the 250 seats.[1]


Party Votes % Seats +/–
Ba'ath Party 183 –4
Independents and bloc parties 67 +4
Invalid/blank votes
Total 7,171,000 250 0
Source: Nohlen et al., IPU


  1. ^ a b Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p97 ISBN 0-19-924958-X Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "N" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  2. ^ Iraq Inter-Parliamentary Union