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Organisations covered:

  • Representative assemblies of regional authorities that are endowed with self-government. Regional authorities are territorial authorities between the central government and local authorities but this does not necessarily imply a hierarchical relationship between regional and local authorities. Regional authorities are not applicable in all countries. See mapping tablepdf(110 kB) for a list of regions and organisations covered in each country

Positions covered:

  • President
  • Members (count includes the president)

Main sources of data:

  • Official websites
  • Direct contacts

Periodicity of data collection:

Annual except in the case of elections when the data for affected regions will be updated with the next quarterly update of political data.

The latest data and all existing historical data:

Data in Excel format excel8book(189 kB) Choose translations of the previous link 

Regional assemblies

  Number of Regions President (regional assembly) Members (regional assembly)
  Covered With data Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
EU-28 297 297 14 86 32 68
             
Belgium 5 5 0 100 40 60
Bulgaria - - - - - -
Czech Republic 14 14 7 93 20 80
Denmark 5 5 40 60 38 62
Germany 16 16 31 69 31 69
Estonia - - - - - -
Ireland - - - - - -
Greece 13 13 8 92 18 82
Spain 17 17 29 71 43 57
France 26 26 8 92 49 51
Croatia 21 21 19 81 22 78
Italy 22 22 14 86 17 83
Cyprus - - - - - -
Latvia 5 5 20 80 26 74
Lithuania - - - - - -
Luxembourg - - - - - -
Hungary 20 20 5 95 11 89
Malta - - - - - -
The Netherlands 12 12 8 92 34 66
Austria 9 9 22 78 32 68
Poland 16 16 19 81 24 76
Portugal 2 2 50 50 25 75
Romania 42 42 0 100 15 85
Slovenia - - - - - -
Slovakia 8 8 0 100 16 84
Finland 19 19 21 79 45 55
Sweden 21 21 24 76 47 53
United Kingdom 4 4 50 50 31 69
             
Montenegro - - - - - -
Iceland - - - - - -
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of - - - - - -
Republic of Serbia 1 1 0 100 18 82
Turkey 81 81 7 93 8 92
             
Liechtenstein - - - - - -
Norway 19 19 26 74 44 56
             
All countries 398 398 14 86 28 72
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014 except Andalucia (ES), Madeira (PT) 06/05/2015; NL 07/05/2015, Hamburg (DE) 08/05/2015

Regional assemblies: Belgium

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Bruxelles-Capitale M 37 52 42 58
Deutschsprachige Gemeinschaft M 7 18 28 72
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles M 31 63 33 67
Vlaanderen M 53 71 43 57
Wallonie M 34 41 45 55
           
All regions 0W 5M 162 245 40 60
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Czech Republic

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Hlavni mesto Praha W 17 48 26 74
Jihocesky M 9 46 16 84
Jihomoravsky M 11 54 17 83
Karlovarsky M 7 38 16 84
Kralovehradecky M 7 38 16 84
Liberecky M 9 36 20 80
Moravskoslezsky M 18 47 28 72
Olomoucky M 13 42 24 76
Pardubicky M 10 35 22 78
Plzensky M 8 37 18 82
Stredocesky M 15 50 23 77
Ustecky M 7 48 13 87
Vysocina M 6 39 13 87
Zlinsky M 10 35 22 78
           
All regions 1W 13M 147 593 20 80
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014 except Havni mesto Praha 24/02/2015

Regional assemblies: Denmark

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Hovedstaden W 16 25 39 61
Midtjylland M 13 28 32 68
Nordjylland W 22 19 54 46
Sjælland M 17 24 41 59
Syddanmark M 9 32 22 78
           
All regions 2W 3M 77 128 38 62
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Germany

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Baden-Württemberg M 26 112 19 81
Bayern W 53 127 29 71
Berlin M 49 100 33 67
Brandenburg M 31 57 35 65
Bremen M 32 51 39 61
Hamburg W 47 74 39 61
Hessen M 32 86 27 73
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern W 20 51 28 72
Niedersachsen M 39 98 28 72
Nordrhein-Westfalen W 70 167 30 70
Rheinland-Pfalz M 40 61 40 60
Saarland M 18 33 35 65
Sachsen M 40 91 31 69
Sachsen-Anhalt M 34 71 32 68
Schleswig-Holstein M 20 44 31 69
Thüringen W 33 55 38 62
           
All regions 5W 11M 584 1,278 31 69
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014 except Hamburg 08/05/2015

Regional assemblies: Greece

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Anatoliki Makedonia & Thraki M 8 43 16 84
Attiki M 28 73 28 72
Ditiki Ellada M 6 45 12 88
Ditiki Makedonia M 7 44 14 86
Epiros M 6 50 11 89
Ionia Nisia M 10 31 24 76
Kentriki Makedonia M 15 56 21 79
Kriti M 8 43 16 84
Notio Aigaio W 11 40 22 78
Peloponnisos M 7 44 14 86
Sterea Ellada M 4 47 8 92
Thessalia M 10 41 20 80
Vorio Aigaio M 6 35 15 85
           
All regions 1W 12M 126 592 18 82
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Spain

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Andalucía M 54 55 50 50
Aragón M 25 42 37 63
Asturias (Principado de) M 21 24 47 53
Canarias M 27 33 45 55
Cantabria M 17 22 44 56
Castilla y León W 34 50 40 60
Castilla-La Mancha M 26 22 54 46
Catalunya W 56 79 41 59
Euskadi/País Vasco W 35 40 47 53
Extremadura M 26 39 40 60
Galicia W 26 49 35 65
Illes Balears W 27 32 46 54
La Rioja M 14 19 42 58
Madrid (Comunidad de) M 54 75 42 58
Murcia (Region de) M 17 28 38 62
Navara (Communidad Floral de) M 19 31 38 62
Valenciana (Comunitat) M 41 58 41 59
           
All regions 5W 12M 519 698 43 57
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014 except Andalucia 06/05/2015

Regional assemblies: France

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Alsace M 24 23 51 49
Aquitaine M 39 46 46 54
Auvergne M 22 25 47 53
Basse-Normandie M 23 24 49 51
Bourgogne M 27 30 47 53
Bretagne M 42 41 51 49
Centre M 35 42 45 55
Champagne-Ardenne M 23 26 47 53
Corse M 29 22 57 43
Franche-Comté W 21 22 49 51
Guadeloupe M 20 21 49 51
Guyane M 15 16 48 52
Haute-Normandie M 27 28 49 51
Ile-de-France M 104 105 50 50
Languedoc-Roussillon M 32 35 48 52
Limousin M 21 21 50 50
Lorraine M 37 36 51 49
Martinique M 22 19 54 46
Midi-Pyrénées M 43 48 47 53
Nord-Pas-de-Calais M 55 58 49 51
Pays de la Loire M 48 45 52 48
Picardie M 27 30 47 53
Poitou-Charentes W 26 29 47 53
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur M 59 64 48 52
Réunion (La) M 23 22 51 49
Rhône-Alpes M 74 82 47 53
           
All regions 2W 24M 918 960 49 51
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Croatia

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Bjelovar-Bilogora M 6 35 15 85
Brod-Posavina M 6 35 15 85
City of Zagreb M 17 34 33 67
Dubrovnik-Neretva M 7 34 17 83
Istria M 15 30 33 67
Karlovac M 8 35 19 81
Koprivnica-Križevci M 8 33 20 80
Krapina-Zagorje W 11 30 27 73
Lika-Senj M 6 26 19 81
Medimurje M 9 33 21 79
Osijek-Baranja M 10 45 18 82
Požega-Slavonia W 9 27 25 75
Primorje-Gorski Kotar M 13 32 29 71
Šibenik-Knin M 8 34 19 81
Sisak-Moslavina M 8 35 19 81
Split-Dalmatia M 10 41 20 80
Varaždin W 14 27 34 66
Virovitica-Podravina W 7 29 19 81
Vukovar-Syrmia M 5 37 12 88
Zadar M 7 35 17 83
Zagreb M 11 40 22 78
           
All regions 4W 17M 195 707 22 78
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Italy

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Abruzzo M 2 29 6 94
Basilicata M 1 24 4 96
Bolzano (Provincia) M 10 25 29 71
Calabria M 1 30 3 97
Campania M 15 46 25 75
Emilia-Romagna W 17 33 34 66
Friuli-Venezia Giulia M 10 39 20 80
Lazio M 10 41 20 80
Liguria M 6 34 15 85
Lombardia M 15 65 19 81
Marche M 8 37 18 82
Molise M 3 18 14 86
Piemonte M 13 38 25 75
Puglia M 4 66 6 94
Sardegna M 4 56 7 93
Sicilia M 14 76 16 84
Toscana M 10 45 18 82
Trentino-Alto Adige W 16 54 23 77
Trento (Provincia) M 6 29 17 83
Umbria M 5 26 16 84
Valle d'Aosta W 5 30 14 86
Veneto M 3 57 5 95
           
All regions 3W 19M 178 898 17 83
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014 except Calabria and Emilia-Romagna 24/02/2015

Regional assemblies: Latvia

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Kurzeme W 7 13 35 65
Latgale M 9 12 43 57
Riga M 6 29 17 83
Vidzeme M 6 20 23 77
Zemgale M 4 18 18 82
           
All regions 1W 4M 32 92 26 74
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Hungary

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Bács-Kiskun M 2 22 8 92
Baranya M 1 18 5 95
Békés M 0 18 0 100
Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén M 4 26 13 87
Budapest M 8 26 24 76
Csongrád W 3 17 15 85
Fejér M 4 17 19 81
Györ-Moson-Sopron M 3 18 14 86
Hajdú-Bihar M 3 22 12 88
Heves M 1 14 7 93
Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok M 3 17 15 85
Komárom-Esztergom M 1 14 7 93
Nógrád M 1 14 7 93
Pest M 6 37 14 86
Somogy M 0 17 0 100
Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg M 2 24 8 92
Tolna M 1 14 7 93
Vas M 0 15 0 100
Veszprém M 3 15 17 83
Zala M 0 16 0 100
           
All regions 1W 19M 46 381 11 89
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: The Netherlands

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Drenthe M 12 30 29 71
Flevoland M 15 27 36 64
Friesland M 17 27 39 61
Gelderland M 18 38 32 68
Groningen M 13 31 30 70
Limburg M 13 36 27 73
Noord-Brabant M 18 36 33 67
Noord-Holland M 23 33 41 59
Overijssel W 19 29 40 60
Utrecht M 21 29 42 58
Zeeland M 10 30 25 75
Zuid-holland M 20 36 36 64
           
All regions 1W 11M 199 382 34 66
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 07/05/2015-07/05/2015

Regional assemblies: Austria

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Burgenland M 7 29 19 81
Kärnten M 9 31 23 77
Niederösterreich M 13 43 23 77
Oberösterreich M 24 32 43 57
Salzburg W 15 21 42 58
Steiermark M 19 37 34 66
Tirol M 11 25 31 69
Vorarlberg W 13 23 36 64
Wien M 35 65 35 65
           
All regions 2W 7M 146 306 32 68
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Poland

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Dolnoslaskie W 8 28 22 78
Kujawsko-pomorskie M 5 28 15 85
Lodzkie M 9 23 28 72
Lubelskie M 8 25 24 76
Lubuskie M 7 23 23 77
Malopolskie W 8 31 21 79
Mazowieckie M 21 30 41 59
Opolskie M 5 25 17 83
Podkarpackie M 9 23 28 72
Podlaskie M 4 26 13 87
Pomorskie M 5 27 16 84
Slaskie M 14 31 31 69
Swietokrzyskie M 3 27 10 90
Warminsko-Mazurskie M 8 21 28 72
Wielkopolskie M 9 30 23 77
Zachodino-pomorskie W 7 22 24 76
           
All regions 3W 13M 130 420 24 76
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 24/02/2015-25/02/2015

Regional assemblies: Portugal

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Açores W 15 42 26 74
Madeira M 11 36 23 77
           
All regions 1W 1M 26 78 25 75
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014 except Madeira 06/05/2015

Regional assemblies: Romania

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Alba M 3 30 9 91
Arad M 3 30 9 91
Arges M 3 32 9 91
Bacau M 6 31 16 84
Bihor M 5 32 14 86
Bistrita-Nasaud M 6 24 20 80
Botosani M 3 30 9 91
Braila M 4 29 12 88
Brasov M 5 36 12 88
Bucuresti (City) M 13 40 25 75
Buzau M 4 29 12 88
Calarasi M 5 24 17 83
Caras-Severin M 4 27 13 87
Cluj M 5 32 14 86
Constanta M 6 31 16 84
Covasna M 4 27 13 87
Dâmbovita M 4 31 11 89
Dolj M 7 30 19 81
Galati M 9 26 26 74
Giurgiu M 5 26 16 84
Gorj M 4 28 13 87
Harghita M 1 30 3 97
Hunedoara M 6 27 18 82
Ialomita M 5 27 16 84
Iasi M 6 31 16 84
Ilfov M 4 27 13 87
Maramures M 5 30 14 86
Mehedinti M 7 18 28 72
Mures M 4 31 11 89
Neamt M 2 33 6 94
Olt M 5 28 15 85
Prahova M 8 29 22 78
Salaj M 3 28 10 90
Satu Mare M 7 26 21 79
Sibiu M 7 26 21 79
Suceava M 3 34 8 92
Teleorman M 8 25 24 76
Timis M 5 32 14 86
Tulcea M 7 24 23 77
Vâlcea M 5 28 15 85
Vaslui M 5 28 15 85
Vrancea M 6 27 18 82
           
All regions 0W 42M 217 1,214 15 85
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Slovakia

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Banskobystricky M 7 43 14 86
Bratislavsky M 10 35 22 78
Kosicky M 11 47 19 81
Nitriansky M 9 46 16 84
Presovsky M 5 58 8 92
Trenciansky M 13 33 28 72
Trnavsky M 6 35 15 85
Zilinsky M 4 54 7 93
           
All regions 0W 8M 65 351 16 84
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Finland

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Åland (province) W 6 24 20 80
Etelä-Karjala M 13 18 42 58
Etelä-Pohjanmaa M 21 35 38 62
Etelä-Savo W 28 39 42 58
Häme W 27 27 50 50
Kainuu M 18 18 50 50
Keski-Pohjanmaa M 19 24 44 56
Keski-Suomi M 34 46 43 57
Kymenlaakso M 17 18 49 51
Lappi M 26 36 42 58
Päijät-Häme M 18 23 44 56
Pirkanmaa M 29 30 49 51
Pohjanmaa W 16 22 42 58
Pohjois-Karjala M 25 29 46 54
Pohjois-Pohjanmaa M 35 39 47 53
Pohjois-Savo M 25 33 43 57
Satakunta M 28 29 49 51
Uusimaa M 38 39 49 51
Varsinais-Suomi M 48 54 47 53
           
All regions 4W 15M 471 583 45 55
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Sweden

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Blekinge M 25 22 53 47
Dalarna M 38 45 46 54
Gävleborg M 34 41 45 55
Gotland M 36 33 52 48
Halland M 36 35 51 49
Jämtland M 28 27 51 49
Jönköping M 37 44 46 54
Kalmar M 29 37 44 56
Kronoberg M 19 26 42 58
Norrbotten W 25 46 35 65
Örebro M 34 37 48 52
Östergötland M 47 53 47 53
Skåne W 65 84 44 56
Södermanland M 36 35 51 49
Stockholm W 75 74 50 50
Uppsala M 32 39 45 55
Värmland M 40 41 49 51
Västerbotten W 38 33 54 46
Västernorrland W 36 41 47 53
Västmanland M 34 43 44 56
Västra Götaland M 68 81 46 54
           
All regions 5W 16M 812 917 47 53
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: United Kingdom

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Greater London Authority M 8 17 32 68
Northern Ireland M 21 87 19 81
Scotland W 46 82 36 64
Wales W 25 35 42 58
           
All regions 2W 2M 100 221 31 69
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Republic of Serbia

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Vojvodina (Autonomna Pokrajina) M 21 96 18 82
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Turkey

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Adana M 1 78 1 99
Adiyaman M 0 30 0 100
Afyonkarahisar M 2 48 4 96
Agri M 4 24 14 86
Aksaray M 2 19 10 90
Amasya M 0 21 0 100
Ankara M 14 125 10 90
Antalya M 4 98 4 96
Ardahan M 0 14 0 100
Artvin M 0 18 0 100
Aydin W 7 73 9 91
Balikesir M 6 88 6 94
Bartin M 0 11 0 100
Batman W 4 18 18 82
Bayburt M 0 8 0 100
Bilecik M 1 19 5 95
Bingöl M 0 23 0 100
Bitlis M 0 24 0 100
Bolu M 1 22 4 96
Burdur M 0 27 0 100
Bursa M 12 89 12 88
Çankiri M 0 27 0 100
Çannakale M 0 34 0 100
Çorum M 3 35 8 92
Denizli M 9 66 12 88
Diyarbakir W 27 65 29 71
Düzce M 3 18 14 86
Edirne M 0 28 0 100
Elâzig M 1 29 3 97
Erzincan M 1 20 5 95
Erzurum M 7 71 9 91
Eskisehir M 4 42 9 91
Gaziantep W 4 49 8 92
Giresun M 3 37 8 92
Gümüshane M 0 14 0 100
Hakkari M 3 13 19 81
Hatay M 2 85 2 98
Igdir M 1 10 9 91
Isparta M 0 34 0 100
Istanbul M 48 261 16 84
Izmir M 27 147 16 84
Kahramanmaras M 5 56 8 92
Karabük M 0 17 0 100
Karaman M 2 15 12 88
Kars M 1 22 4 96
Kastamonu M 0 45 0 100
Kayseri M 4 66 6 94
Kilis M 0 10 0 100
Kirikkale M 1 21 5 95
Kirklareli M 5 19 21 79
Kirsehir M 0 18 0 100
Kocaeli M 12 69 15 85
Konya M 7 123 5 95
Kütahya M 2 35 5 95
Malatya M 3 46 6 94
Manisa M 4 85 4 96
Mardin M - - - -
Mersin M 4 73 5 95
Mugla M 0 66 0 100
Mus M 1 17 6 94
Nevsehir M 2 19 10 90
Nigde M 1 18 5 95
Ordu M 2 72 3 97
Osmaniye M 0 24 0 100
Rize M 3 27 10 90
Sakarya M 6 69 8 92
Samsun M 5 81 6 94
Sanliurfa M 11 70 14 86
Siirt W 1 20 5 95
Sinop M 0 21 0 100
Sirnak M 4 22 15 85
Sivas M 0 43 0 100
Tekirdag M 3 57 5 95
Tokat M 2 38 5 95
Trabzon M 2 67 3 97
Tunceli M 2 15 12 88
Usak M 1 17 6 94
Van W 24 49 33 67
Yalova M 0 17 0 100
Yozgat M 0 37 0 100
Zonguldak M 2 29 6 94
           
All regions 6W 75M 323 3,577 8 92
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014

Regional assemblies: Norway

  Members (regional assembly)
  President (regional assembly) Women
(N)
Men
(N)
Women
(%)
Men
(%)
Akershus W 20 23 47 53
Aust-Agder M 15 20 43 57
Buskerud M 18 25 42 58
Finnmark M 15 20 43 57
Hedmark M 14 19 42 58
Hordaland M 27 30 47 53
More Og Romsdal M 21 26 45 55
Nordland W 25 28 47 53
Nord-trondelag M 16 19 46 54
Oppland W 16 21 43 57
Oslo M 25 34 42 58
Østfold M 15 20 43 57
Rogaland W 22 25 47 53
Sogn Og Fjordane W 16 23 41 59
Sør-Trøndelag M 17 20 46 54
Telemark M 20 21 49 51
Troms M 16 21 43 57
Vest-Agder M 15 20 43 57
Vestfold M 16 23 41 59
           
All regions 5W 14M 349 438 44 56
- = not applicable, : = not available
Data collected between 13/10/2014-10/12/2014