Elections in Cambodia: July 28 National Assembly Elections

Publication Date: 
19 Jul 2013
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On Sunday, July 28, over 9,675,000 registered voters (53% of whom are women) in Cambodia will elect 123 members of the National Assembly.

This election sees the merger of the two major opposition parties that are now led being led by Sam Rainsy, a former self-exiled leader who has recently returned to the country after receiving a Royal Pardon from various convictions. The incumbent, Prime Minister Hum Sen, has led his government since 1985.

Elections in Cambodia: July 28 National Assembly Elections answers frequently asked questions on the electoral process and the National Assembly election, including:

  • Who can vote in Cambodia?
  • How was voter registration conducted?
  • When will official results be announced?
  • What is the gender balance within the candidate list?


 Download IFES’ FAQs on Elections in Cambodia: July 28 National Assembly Elections.