Parliamentary Republic
Population: 10.8 million
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Head of state
Aníbal Cavaco Silva (president)

Head of government
Pedro Passos Coelho (prime minister)

Governing party
Social Democratic Party , with People’s Party

Parliamentary elections
Last: June 2011
Next: June 2015 (latest possible)

Presidential elections
Last: January 2011
Next: January 2016

Current Assembly of the Republic (230 total seats)
Social Democratic Party (108)
Socialist Party (74)
People’s Party (24)
Democratic Unity Coalition (16)
Left Bloc (8)

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