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Barbados

Barbadian and Bajan Legislature (parliament) Stats

Definitions

  • Lower house members: Members of the lower house of the legislature or of the only chamber in a unicameral system.
  • People per member: Number of people each member of the legislature represents on average. The number of members of the legislature is the sum of the members of all chambers of parliament, if applicable.
  • Term of office for lower house members: Members of the lower (or sole) house.

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Term of office for upper house members: Members of the upper house*.

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Total members of parliament: Number of members of the legislature (sum of members of all chambers of parliament where applicable).
  • Upper house members: Members of the upper house of the legislature. Does not include countries with a unicameral system.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Lower house members 21 2014 111th out of 116
People per member 5,580 2014 108th out of 116
Term of office for lower house members 5 2014 85th out of 183
Term of office for upper house members 5 2014 45th out of 61
Total members of parliament 51 2014 107th out of 116
Upper house members 30 2014 45th out of 56

Citation

"Barbados Legislature (parliament) Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Barbados/Government/Legislature-(parliament)