Translation for 'proportional representation' from English to Russian
пропорциональная избирательная система {ж}
proportional representation
unverified представлятьto give representation
пропорциональный {adj}proportional
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Usage Examples English
  • The Latvian parliament uses approval voting within open list proportional representation.
  • From the creation of the Folketing in 1849 through the introduction of proportional representation in 1918, there were only single-party governments in Denmark.
  • The House of Representatives currently has 59 members elected for a five-year term, 56 members by proportional representation and three observer members representing the Armenian, Latin and Maronite minorities.
  • Elections use a mixed-member proportional representation system which combines first-past-the-post elected seats with a proportional party list to ensure its composition mirrors the national popular vote.
  • The "Cámara de Diputados" (Chamber of Deputies) has 130 members elected to five-year terms, 63 from single-member districts ("circunscripciones"), 60 by proportional representation, and seven by the minority indigenous peoples of seven departments.

  • The legislative power is held by the parliament and is elected every four years by a system of party-list proportional representation by the Albanian people on the basis of free, equal, universal and periodic suffrage by secret ballot.
  • The National Assembly ("Assembleia Nacional") has 223 members, elected for a four-year term, 130 members by proportional representation, 90 members in provincial districts, and 3 members to represent Angolans abroad.
  • Under South Africa's closed-list proportional representation electoral system, parties have immense power in selecting candidates for legislative bodies.
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