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List of political parties in Myanmar


List of political parties in Myanmar

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This article lists political parties in Myanmar (also known as Burma).


  • Parliamentary parties 1
  • Registered parties for 2010 general election but, not represented in Parliamentary 2
  • Mass Organization 3
  • Opposition organizations in exile 4
  • Defunct parties 5
  • Defunct significant parties 6
  • See also 7
  • References 8

Parliamentary parties

Name of Party Acronym House of Nationalities
(Amyotha Hluttaw)
House of Representatives
(Pyithu Hluttaw)
State and
Regional Assemblies
Union Solidarity and Development Party USDP 124 212
National League for Democracy NLD 5 39
National Unity Party NUP 5 12
Pa-O National Organization PNO 3
Wa National Unity Party WNUP 2
All Mon Region Democracy Party AMRDP 4 3 9
Shan Nationalities Democratic Party SNDP 4 18 31
Chin National Party CNP 2 2
Rakhine National Party RNDP 7 9 18
Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party PSDP 3 2
National Democratic Force NDF 4 8
Military appointed 56 110
Other parties 7 10
Vacant 5

Registered parties for 2010 general election but, not represented in Parliamentary

Mass Organization

Opposition organizations in exile

Defunct parties

Defunct significant parties

See also


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