Country Data


Last updated

Sep, 2022

President/Head of StateAbdelmadjid Tebboune
Prime MinisterNoureddine Bedoui
Size of Cabinet33
National Assemblyal-Majlis al-Sha'abi al-Watani
Seats in NA407
Parties in NA14
Female MPs in NA8.11%
Term of National Assembly5
Term of President5
Number of NA Elections held6
Number of PE held6
Next NA Elections2026
Next Presidential Elections2024

List of cabinet

Head of StatePresident + Minister of DefenseAbdelmadjid Tebboune
Head of GovernmentPrime Minister + Minister of FinanceAïmene Benabderrahmane
ForeignMinister of Foreign Affairs and National Community AbroadRamtane Lamamra
HealthMinister of HealthAbderrahmane Benbouzid
JusticeMinister of Justice, Keeper of the SealsAbderrachid Tabi
AgricultureMinister of Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentMohamed Abdelhafid Henni
Minister of Maritime Fishing and Fishing ProductsHisham Sofiane Salaouatchi
EnergyMinister of Energy and MinesMohamed Arkab
Minister of Energy Transition and Renewable EnergiesBenatou Ziane
Natural ResourcesMinister of Water Resources and Water SecurityKarim Hasni
EducationMinister of National EducationAbdelhakim Belaabed
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific ResearchAbdel Baqi Bin Zayane
Minister of Vocational Education and TrainingYassin Merabbi
EconomyMinister of Trade and Export PromotionKamel Rezig
Minister of IndustryAhmed Zeghdar
Digital/ITMinister of Post anf TelecommunicationsKarim Bibi Triki
Minister of Digitization and StatisticsHocine Charhabil
InteriorMinister of the Interior, Local Government and Regional PlanningKamal Beldjoud
MediaMinister of CommunicationMohamed Bouslimani
EnvironmentMinister of EnvironmentSamia Mawalfi
LaborMinister of Labour, Employment and Social SecurityYoucef Cherfa
OthersMinister of National Solidarity, Family Status of WomenKaouter Kriko
Minister of Relations with ParliamentBasma Azwar
Minister of Mujahidin and Rights HoldersLaïd Rebigua
Minister of Religious Affairs and WakfsYoucef Belmehdi
Minister of Pharmaceutical IndustryAbderrahmane Lotfi Djamel Benbahmed
Minister of Culture and ArtsWafaa Chaâlal
Minister of Tourism and HandicraftsYacine Hamadi
Minister of Housing, Town Planning and the CityMohamed Tarek Belaribi
Minister of Public WorksKamel Nasri
Minister of Youths and SportsAbderrezak Sebgag
Minister of TransportAïssa Bekkaï
General Secretary of GovernmentYahia Boukhari

Main political parties

Name of partyFoundationTimes Elected to NATimes Won at NATimes Won at PE
National Liberation Front (FLN)1954651
Movement of Society for Peace (MSP)501
National Democratic Rally (RND)1997613
El-Moustakbel Front ("Future", FM)2012300
National Building Movement /El Binaa Movement (MB)2013100

Last NA elections results

NA elections/Parties winning seatsSeats
National Liberation Front (FLN)98
Movement of Society for Peace (MSP)65
National Democratic Rally (RND)58
El-Moustakbel Front ("Future", FM)48
National Building Movement /El Binaa Movement (MB)39
Voice of the People Party3
Freedom and Justice Party (PLJ)2
Justice and Development Party2
El Fadjr El djadid Party2
Good Governance Front2
New Algeria Front (FAN)1
El Karama Party ("Dignity")1
Jil Jadid Party1
Algerian National Front (FNA)1
Number of parties winning seats14
Number of parties contesting28
Female MPs8.11%
Voter turnout22.99%

Last Presidential elections results

Presidential elections  
Abdelmadjid TebbouneIndp58.1
Abdelkader BengrinaMCN17.4
Ali BenflisAGL10.5
Azzedine MihoubiRND7.3
Abdelaziz BelaidFA6.7
Total no of candidates5
Voter Turnout39.90%

Voting System

  • PE: President directly elected by absolute majority popular vote in two rounds if needed for a 5-year term (eligible for a second term)
  • NA: Members directly elected in multi-seat constituencies by open-list proportional representation vote to serve 5-year terms

Source: CIA World Factbook