List of current vice presidents and designated acting presidents

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This is a list of vice presidential or similar positions, and the current office holders:

Member states of the United Nations[edit]

Country Vice President(s) Since
 Afghanistan Vice Presidents Abdul Rashid Dostum (First)
Sarwar Danish (Second)
29 September 2014
29 September 2014
 Angola Vice President Bornito de Sousa 26 September 2017
 Argentina Vice President Gabriela Michetti 10 December 2015
 Australia Designated Acting Governor-General (ex officio) Paul de Jersey (Administrator of the Commonwealth and Governor of Queensland) 1 July 2015
 Azerbaijan Vice President Mehriban Aliyeva 21 February 2017
 Bolivia Vice President Álvaro García Linera 22 January 2006
 Botswana Vice President Slumber Tsogwane 4 April 2018
 Brazil Vice President Vacant 31 August 2016
Designated Acting President Rodrigo Maia (as President of the Chamber of Deputies) 14 July 2016
 Bulgaria Vice President Iliana Iotova 22 January 2017
 Burundi Vice Presidents Gaston Sindimwo (First)
Joseph Butore (Second)
2015
2015
 Chile Designated Acting President (ex officio) Mario Fernández Baeza (Minister of the Interior and Public Security) 8 June 2016
 People's Republic of China Vice President Wang Qishan 17 March 2018
 Colombia Vice President Oscar Naranjo 29 March 2017
 Comoros Vice Presidents Djaffar Ahnwd Said Hassani (in charge of the Ministry of Economy, Planning, Industry, Crafts, Investments, Private Sector and Land Affairs)
Moustadroine Abdou (in charge of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fishing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Urbanism)
Abdallah Said Sarouma (in charge of the Ministry of Transport, Posts and Telecommunication and Information and Communication Technology)
31 May 2016

31 May 2016

31 May 2016
 Costa Rica Vice Presidents Epsy Campbell Barr (First)
Marvin Rodríguez Cordero (Second)
8 May 2018
8 May 2018
 Croatia Designated Acting President (ex officio) Gordan Jandroković (Speaker of Parliament) 5 May 2017
 Cuba Vice Presidents of Council of State Salvador Valdés Mesa (First Vice-President) 19 April 2018

24 February 2013
19 April 2018
19 April 2018
20 December 2009
24 February 2013
19 April 2018
 Cyprus Vice President Vacant 1974
 Dominican Republic Vice President Margarita Cedeño de Fernández 16 August 2012
 Ecuador Vice President María Vicuña 4 October 2017
 El Salvador Vice President Óscar Ortiz 1 June 2014
 Equatorial Guinea Vice President Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue 22 June 2016
 France Designated Acting President (ex officio) Gérard Larcher (President of the Senate) 2014
 Gambia Vice President Ousainou Darboe 29 June 2018
 Germany Designated Acting President (ex officio) Michael Müller (President of the Bundesrat and Governing Mayor of Berlin) 1 November 2017
 Ghana Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia 7 January 2017
 Greece Designated Acting President (ex officio) Nikos Voutsis 4 October 2015
 Guatemala Vice President Jafeth Cabrera 14 January 2016
 Guyana Vice Presidents Moses Nagamootoo (First)
Khemraj Ramjattan (Second)
Carl Greenidge (Third)
Sydney Allicock (Fourth)
20 May 2015
20 May 2015
25 May 2015
25 May 2015
 Honduras Vice Presidents Ricardo Antonio Alvarez Arias (First)
Ana Rossana Guevara Pinto (Second)
Lorena Enriqueta Herrera Estevez (Third)
27 January 2014
27 January 2014
27 January 2014
 Iceland Presidential Commission Katrín Jakobsdóttir (Prime Minister)
Steingrímur J. Sigfússon (Speaker of the Alþing)
Þorgeir Örlygsson (President of the Supreme Court)
30 November 2017
28 October 2017
1 January 2017
 India Vice President Venkaiah Naidu 11 August 2017
 Indonesia Vice President Jusuf Kalla 20 October 2014
 Iran Vice Presidents Eshaq Jahangiri (First Vice-President) 4 August 2013



2 August 2016

9 August 2017
4 October 2013

9 August 2017

20 August 2017

13 August 2017

16 August 2013
20 August 2017

15 September 2013

2 August 2016

13 August 2017

 Iraq Vice Presidents Nouri al-Maliki
Usama al-Nujayfi
Ayad Allawi
10 October 2016
10 October 2016
10 October 2016
 Ireland Presidential Commission Susan Denham (Chief Justice)
Denis O'Donovan (Cathaoirleach)
Seán Ó Fearghaíl (Ceann Comhairle)
2011
2016
2016
 Israel Designated Acting President (ex officio) Yuli-Yoel Edelstein (Speaker of the Knesset) 18 March 2013
 Italy Designated Acting President (ex officio) Pietro Grasso (President of the Senate) 2013
 Ivory Coast Interim Vice President Daniel Kablan Duncan 10 January 2017
 Kenya Deputy President William Ruto 9 April 2013
 Kiribati Vice President Kourabi Nenem 15 March 2016
 Laos Vice President Phankham Viphavanh 19 April 2016
 Liberia Vice President Jewel Taylor 22 January 2018
 Libya
(disputed)
Vice President of the Presidential Council of Libya (Tripoli) Ahmed Maiteeq 12 March 2016
Deputy presidents of the Council of Deputies of Libya (Tobruk) Imhemed Shaib
Ahmed Huma
2014
2014
 Lithuania Designated Acting President (ex officio) Viktoras Pranckietis (Speaker of the Seimas) 14 November 2016
 Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima 31 May 2014
 Malaysia Timbalan Yang di-Pertuan Agong Nazrin Shah of Perak 13 December 2016
 Maldives Vice President Abdulla Jihad 22 June 2016
 Mauritius Vice President Vacant 23 March 2018
 Micronesia Vice President Yosiwo P. George 11 May 2015
 Myanmar Vice Presidents Myint Swe (First)
Henry Van Thio (Second)
30 March 2016
30 March 2016
 Namibia Vice President Nangolo Mbumba 12 February 2018
   Nepal Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun October 2015
 Nicaragua Vice President Rosario Murillo 10 January 2017
 Nigeria Vice President Yemi Osinbajo 29 May 2015
 North Korea Vice Chairmen of State Affairs Commission
(vice presidents de facto)
Kim Jong-gak
Choe Ryong-hae
Pak Pong-ju
11 April 2018
29 June 2016
29 June 2016
Vice Chairmen of the Presidium of Supreme People's Assembly (vice presidents de jure) Kim Yong Dae
Yang Hyong Sop
Choe Yong Rim (honorary)
Kim Yong Ju (honorary)
4 September 2009??
5 September 1998
1 April 2013
5 September 1998
 Palau Vice President Raynold Oilouch 19 January 2017
 Panama Vice President Isabel Saint Malo 1 July 2014
 Paraguay Vice President Juan Afara 15 August 2013
 Peru Vice Presidents Mercedes Aráoz (First)
Vacant (Second)
23 March 2018
28 July 2016
 Philippines Vice President Leni Robredo 30 June 2016
 Portugal Designated Acting President (ex officio) Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues (Presidents of the Assembly of the Republic) 23 October 2015
 Seychelles Vice President Vincent Meriton 28 October 2016
 Sierra Leone Vice President Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh 14 Avril 2018
 South Africa Deputy President David Mabuza 26 February 2018
 South Korea Designated Acting President (ex officio) Lee Nak-yeon 31 May 2017
 South Sudan First Vice President of South Sudan Taban Deng Gai 23 July 2016
Vice President of South Sudan James Wani Igga 25 August 2013
 Sudan Vice Presidents Bakri Hassan Saleh (First)
Hassabu Mohamed Abdalrahman (Second)
8 December 2013
8 December 2013
 Suriname Vice President Ashwin Adhin 12 August 2015
  Switzerland Vice President Ueli Maurer 1 January 2018
 Syria Vice Presidents Farouk al-Sharaa
Najah al-Attar
21 February 2006
21 February 2006
 Tanzania Vice President Samia Suluhu 5 November 2015
 Turkey Vice President Fuat Oktay 9 July 2018
 Uganda Vice President Edward Ssekandi 24 May 2011
 United Arab Emirates Vice President Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum 11 February 2006
 United States Vice President Mike Pence 20 January 2017
 Uruguay Vice President Lucía Topolansky 13 September 2017
 Venezuela Vice President Delcy Rodríguez 14 June 2018
 Vietnam Vice President Đặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh 8 April 2016
 Yemen
(disputed)
Vice President (Aden) Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar 4 April 2016
Deputy Head of the Supreme Political Council (Sana'a) Qassem Labozah 14 August 2016
 Zambia Vice President Inonge Wina 26 January 2015
 Zimbabwe Vice Presidents Constantino Chiwenga (First)
Kembo Mohadi (Second)
28 December 2017
28 December 2017

States recognised by some United Nations member states[edit]

Country Vice President Since
 Abkhazia Vice President Vitali Gabnia 25 September 2014
 Taiwan (Republic of China) Vice President Chen Chien-jen 20 May 2016

States recognised by no United Nations member states[edit]

Country Vice President Since
 Somaliland Vice President Abdirahman Saylici 2010

Alternative governments of states recognised by the United Nations[edit]

Country Vice President Since
Syrian opposition National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces / Syrian Interim Government Vice Presidents Abdulrahman Mustafa (First)
Salwa Ktaw (Second)
6 May 2017
6 May 2017

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