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Parliamentary elections were held in Egypt on 24–25 October and 7–8 November 2020 to elect the House of Representatives.[1]
2020 Egyptian parliamentary election
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A chart showing the number of elected and appointed MPs seats in the Egyptian Parliament, 2020
  Parliament members elected by individual system in the first phase: 142 seats
  Members of Parliament elected by the list system in the first phase: 142 seats
  Parliament members elected by the individual system of the second phase: 142 seats
  Members of Parliament elected by the list system in the second phase: 142 seats
  Members of Parliament appointed by the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt: 28 seats
A map of Egypt showing the governorates of the 1st and 2nd phases during the elections for the Egyptian House of Representatives (First Chamber of Parliament) 2020
  Governorates of the first phase: 14 Governorates
= as next: Giza, Fayoum, Beni Suef, Minya, Assiut, New Valley, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, Aswan, Red Sea, Alexandria, Beheira, Matrouh
  Governorates of the second phase: 13 Governorates
= as next: Cairo, Qalyubia, Dakahlia, Menoufia, Gharbia, Kafr El Sheikh, Sharqia, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai, South Sinai
* The total number of governorates in Egypt = 27 Governorates
Date
The elections were initially expected to be held in April or May 2020.[2] President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ordered parliament to freeze its activities on 1 October 2019 and placed the National Security Agency (NSA) in charge of creating lists of candidates as the General Intelligence Directorate (GID) had not satisfactorily selected candidates in the previous election.[3] The For the Love of Egypt list was closely associated with the GID.[4]
DatePhaseEligible voters
21–23 OctoberRound 1 of the first phase for citizens abroadAlexandria, Giza, Beheira, Matruh, Faiyum, Beni Suef, Minya, Asyut, New Valley, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, Aswan and Red Sea citizens who reside abroad
24–25 OctoberRound 1 of the first phase for citizens in EgyptAlexandria, Giza, Beheira, Matruh, Faiyum, Beni Suef, Minya, Asyut, New Valley, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, Aswan and Red Sea citizens
4–6 NovemberRound 1 of the second phase for citizens abroadCairo, Qalyubia, Dakahlia, Monufia, Sharqia, Gharbiya, Kafr El Sheikh, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai and South Sinai citizens who reside abroad
7–8 NovemberRound 1 of the second phase for citizens in EgyptCairo, Qalyubia, Dakahlia, Monufia, Sharqia, Gharbiya, Kafr El Sheikh, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai and South Sinai citizens
21–23 NovemberRound 2 of the first phase for citizens abroadAlexandria, Giza, Beheira, Matruh, Faiyum, Beni Suef, Minya, Asyut, New Valley, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, Aswan and Red Sea citizens who reside abroad
23–24 NovemberRound 2 of the first phase for citizens in EgyptAlexandria, Giza, Beheira, Matruh, Faiyum, Beni Suef, Minya, Asyut, New Valley, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, Aswan and Red Sea citizens
4–6 DecemberRound 2 of the second phase for citizens abroadCairo, Qalyubia, Dakahlia, Monufia, Sharqia, Gharbiya, Kafr El Sheikh, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai and South Sinai citizens who reside abroad
7–8 DecemberRound 2 of the second phase for citizens in EgyptCairo, Qalyubia, Dakahlia, Monufia, Sharqia, Gharbiya, Kafr El Sheikh, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai and South Sinai citizens
The final results will be announced by the National Elections Authority on 14 December 2020.
Electoral system
A total of 568 seats will be elected in a form of parallel voting; 284 of them will be elected using a two-round system in 142 constituencies and the other 284 will be elected using party lists in four constituencies.
PR Constituencies
#Constituency nameNo. of seatsGovernoratesElection date
1Cairo, Central and Southern Delta100Cairo, Qalyubia, Dakahlia, Monufia, Gharbiya, Kafr El Sheikh7–8 November
2Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt100Giza, Faiyum, Beni Suef, Minya, Asyut, New Valley, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, Aswan, Red Sea24–25 October
3Western Delta42Alexandria, Beheira, Matruh24–25 October
4Eastern Delta42Sharqia, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai, South Sinai7–8 November
TR Constituencies
#NameNo. of constituenciesNo. of TR seatsPR constituencyElection date
1Cairo1931Cairo, Central and Southern Delta7–8 November
2Giza1225Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
3Dakahlia1021Cairo, Central and Southern Delta7–8 November
4Sharqia821Eastern Delta7–8 November
5Beheira918Western Delta24–25 October
6Alexandria616Western Delta24–25 October
7Qalyubia616Cairo, Central and Southern Delta7–8 November
8Minya616Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
9Sohag814Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
10Gharbia714Cairo, Central and Southern Delta7–8 November
11Asyut412Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
12Monufia611Cairo, Central and Southern Delta7–8 November
13Kafr El Sheikh410Cairo, Central and Southern Delta7–8 November
14Faiyum410Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
15Qena49Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
16Beni Suef48Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
17Aswan45Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
18Ismailia35Eastern Delta7–8 November
19Damietta24Eastern Delta7–8 November
20Luxor33Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
21Red Sea33Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
22New Valley22Northern, Central and Southern Upper Egypt24–25 October
23Matruh22Western Delta24–25 October
24Port Said22Eastern Delta7–8 November
25North Sinai22Eastern Delta7–8 November
26South Sinai22Eastern Delta7–8 November
27Suez22Eastern Delta7–8 November
Total143284
Parties
One alliance that will contest the election, called the National Unified Coalition, includes the Nation's Future Party, New Wafd Party, the Homeland Defenders Party, Modern Egypt Party, the Egyptian Social Democratic Party, the Republican People's Party, the Reform and Development Misruna Party, Tagammu, the Generation's Will, the Egyptian Freedom, the Justice, and the Conference Party parties.[5] Other lists include the Call of Egypt and the Sons of Egypt.[6]
Many different figures, including Zyad Elelaimy, Hisham Fouad, Omar El-Shenety and Hossam Moanis, were arrested on 25 June 2019 on charges of "bringing down the state"; however, the people involved were part of an alliance called the Coalition of Hope that was considering contesting the parliamentary election.[7] Other organizations involved in the alliance included the Civil Democratic Movement.[8] One source indicated that the reason for the arrests was the unwillingness of the alliance to cooperate with the NSA.[3]
Process
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First Phase
Percentage of voting in the first phase of the Egyptian House of Representatives elections (1st Chamber of Parliament) 2020[9][10][11][12][13]
  The percentage of those who attended to vote: 28.06%
= 9,069,729 voters  The percentage of those who did not vote: 71.94%
= 22,649,495 citizens
* The total number of registered voters in the governorates of the first phase = 31,719,224 citizens
Diagram showing the result of the first phase of the 2020 Egyptian House of Representatives elections (first Chamber of Parliament)[14][15][16][17][18][19]
  The number of seats that were decided in the list system at the first phase: 142 seats
  The number of seats that (have not been decided) and will be contested again in the list system at the first phase: none
  The number of seats that were decided in the individual system at the first phase: 32 seats
  The number of seats that (have not been decided) and will be contested again in the individual system at the first phase: 110 seats
Number of seats for women
and political parties they belong to in the 1st phase of the House of Representatives elections in Egypt; detailed in diagram:[20][21][22]
Number of seats for women and political parties that they belong to in the first phase of the House of Representatives elections (the first chamber of parliament) in Egypt 2020
  Nation's Future Party: 27 seats
  Republican People’s Party: 11 seats
  New Wafd Party: 8 seats
  Homeland Defenders Party: 6 seats
  Independents: 6 seats
  Conference Party: 3 seats
  Egyptian Social Democratic Party: 3 seats
  Reform and Development Party: 3 seats
  Modern Egypt Party: 2 seats
  Justice Party: 1 seat
  Egyptian Freedom Party: 1 seat
Second Phase
Percentage of voting in the second phase of the Egyptian House of Representatives elections (1st Chamber of Parliament) 2020[23][24][25][26]
  The percentage of those who attended to vote: 29.50%
= 9,289,166 voters  The percentage of those who did not vote: 70.50%
= 22,148,961 citizens
* The total number of registered voters in the governorates of the second phase = 31,438,127 citizens
Diagram showing the result of the second phase of the 2020 Egyptian House of Representatives elections (first Chamber of Parliament)​[27]​[28]​[29]​[30]​[31]​[32]​[33]
  The number of seats that were decided in the list system at the second phase: 142 seats
  The number of seats that (have not been decided) and will be contested again in the list system at the second phase: none
  The number of seats that were decided in the individual system at the second phase: 41 seats
  The number of seats that (have not been decided) and will be contested again in the individual system at the second phase: 101 seats
Final seat distribution​[​citation needed]
 
  Independent: 124 seats
  Eradet Geel Party: 1 seat
  Justice Party: 2 seats
  Tagammu: 6 seats
  Al-Nour Party: 7 seats
  Egyptian Conference Party: 7 seats
  Egyptian Freedom Party: 7 seats
  Egyptian Social Democratic Party: 7 seats
  Reform and Development Party: 9 seats
  Modern Egypt Party: 11 seats
  Homeland Defenders Party: 23 seats
  New Wafd Party: 26 seats
  Republican People's Party: 50 seats
  Nation's Future Party: 316 seats
Photo Gallery
Photos from the Egyptian Parliament elections in 2020
An elderly Egyptian voter is disabled inside a polling station; to cast his vote in the 2020 Egyptian Parliament election
Elderly Egyptian voters in front of a polling station; to cast their votes in the 2020 elections for the Egyptian Parliament
Inside a polling station; Female employees from the committee members to supervise the Egyptian Parliament elections in 2020
An Egyptian woman casts her vote; In the 2020 elections for members of the Egyptian Parliament
A young Egyptian voter inside a polling station
Egyptian voters in front of a polling station
An elderly Egyptian couple inside a polling station
A young Egyptian voter inside a polling station
A photo from a polling station in Cairo
Egyptian voters lining up according to social distancing procedures in front of a polling station
Egyptian women voters have queued according to social distancing procedures in front of one of the polling station
A photo from a polling station in Cairo
Egyptian voters lining up according to social distancing procedures in front of a polling station
Egyptian voters lining up according to social distancing procedures in front of a polling station
The entrance to a polling station in Cairo
A photo from a polling station in Cairo
Egyptian voters lining up according to social distancing procedures in front of a polling station
A photo from a polling station in Beheira
A photo of the ballot boxes from inside a polling station
A photo from a polling station in Aswan
An Egyptian woman while leaving one of the polling stations
A young Egyptian voter inside a polling station
A photo from a polling station in Aswan
An Egyptian woman entering a polling station
An Egyptian voter inside a polling station
MENA
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