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Everyone knows the age-old saying: one image says more than a thousand words. The Riigikogu makes its decisions in a rational way, often based on numbers. Numbers thus speak to the MPs more clearly than images, but for a particularly eloquent result, let us combine the two.

Statistics on the members of the 13th Riigikogu

13th Riigikogu has 101 members: 27 women, 74 men.

See the percentage of men and women in the 7th–12th Riigikogu!

Parliamentary experience

The members of the 13th Riigikogu are here for their:

  • first term: 51
  • second term: 15
  • third term: 14
  • fourth term: 12
  • fifth term: 5
  • sixth term: 2
  • seventh term: 2

See the parliamentary experience in the 12th Riigikogu (incl. substitute members)!

Education

  • Secondary: 2
  • Secondary-Prof.: 4
  • Higher: 95

Graduated from

  • University of Tartu: 47
  • Tallinn University of Technology: 11
  • Tallinn University: 11
  • Estonian University of Life Sciences: 6
  • Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre: 4
  • Estonian Academy of Arts: 2
  • Other: 17

Profession

Professions of the members of the 13th Riigikogu:

  • Economist: 13
  • Lawyer: 11
  • Journalist: 10
  • Business manager: 9
  • Teacher: 8
  • Engineer: 7
  • Historian: 7
  • Administrative manager: 5
  • Philologist: 3
  • Social worker: 3
  • Actor: 2
  • Director: 2
  • Environmental specialist: 2
  • Geographer: 2
  • Political scientist: 2
  • Psychologist: 2
  • Agronomist: 1
  • Architect: 1
  • Artist: 1
  • Biologist: 1
  • Border guard: 1
  • Coach: 1
  • Conductor: 1
  • Forest technician: 1
  • Geneticist: 1
  • Mathematician: 1
  • Military officer: 1
  • Philosopher: 1
  • Physician: 1
  • Sociologist: 1
  • Technician-technologist: 1
  • Theologian: 1
  • Waiter: 1
  • Web designer: 1
  • Welder: 1
  • Zootechnician: 1

Year of birth

  • 1985–or later: 4
  • 1975–1984: 28
  • 1965–1974: 17
  • 1955–1964: 30
  • 1945–1954: 22

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Last updated: 24.01.2017

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