Elections in Ecuador

Elections in Ecuador

Elections in Ecuador gives information on election and election results in Ecuador.

Ecuador elects on national level a head of state (a president) and a legislature. The President of the Republic and his vice-president are elected on one ballot for a four-year term by the people. The National Congress "(Congreso Nacional)" has 100 members elected for a four year term in the 22 provinces (so in fact multi-seat constituencies).

Ecuador has a multi-party system, with numerous parties in which no one party often has a chance of gaining power alone; consequently; parties must work with each other to form coalition governments.

Latest elections

2006 Presidential elections

2006 Parliamentary elections

Past elections

ee also

* Electoral calendar
* Electoral system

External links

* [http://psephos.adam-carr.net/countries/e/ecuador/ Adam Carr's Election Archive]
* [http://www.cepr.net/documents/ecuador_elections_economic_issues.pdf Ecuador's Presidential Election: Background on Economic Issues] , issue brief from the Center for Economic and Policy Research

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