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Political Country Leaders

Analysis of the 196 current political country leaders in the world from their position to age and gender

196
Political leaders
in the world
13
Female leaders
6.6% of total

Position & titles

There are 196 current political leaders in the world with different positions or titles depending on the country's political system

Title Leaders Distribution
President 103 52%
Prime Minister 68 34%
King 5 2%
General Secretary of the Communist Party 3 1%
Federal Chancellor 2 1%
Emir 2 1%
Sultan and Prime Minister 2 1%
Sovereign 1 0%
High Representative 1 0%
Sovereign Prince 1 0%
Regent 1 0%
Taoiseach 1 0%
First Secretary of the Communist Party 1 0%
Chairman of the Workers Party of Korea 1 0%
Head of Government 1 0%
Supreme Leader 1 0%
Leader of the Sovereignty Council 1 0%
Captain Regent 1 0%

Age

The current political leader's average age is 64, they were born between 1929 and 1986

The youngest political leaders

The oldest political leaders

Gender

There are 13 female leaders around the world

6.6%

This represents 6.6% of all country leaders

Here is the full list

Data

Explore all data for the 196 country leaders

Name Title Country
Ashraf Ghani President Afghanistan
Edi Rama Prime Minister Albania
Abdelmadjid Tebboune President Algeria
Xavier Espot Zamora Head of Government Andorra
João Lourenço President Angola
Gaston Browne Prime Minister Antigua and Barbuda
Alberto Fernández President Argentina
Nikol Pashinyan Prime Minister Armenia
Scott Morrison Prime Minister Australia
Sebastian Kurz Federal Chancellor Austria
Ilham Aliyev President Azerbaijan
Hubert Minnis Prime Minister Bahamas
Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa King Bahrain
Sheikh Hasina Prime Minister Bangladesh
Mia Mottley Prime Minister Barbados
Alexander Lukashenko President Belarus
Sophie Wilmès Prime Minister Belgium
Dean Barrow Prime Minister Belize
Patrice Talon President Benin
Lotay Tshering Prime Minister Bhutan
Jeanine Áñez President Bolivia
Valentin Inzko High Representative Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mokgweetsi Masisi President Botswana
Jair Bolsonaro President Brazil
Hassanal Bolkiah Sultan and Prime Minister Brunei
Boyko Borisov Prime Minister Bulgaria
Roch Marc Christian Kaboré President Burkina Faso
Pierre Nkurunziza President Burundi
Hun Sen Prime Minister Cambodia
Paul Biya President Cameroon
Justin Trudeau Prime Minister Canada
Jorge Carlos Fonseca President Cape Verde
Faustin-Archange Touadéra President Central African Republic
Idriss Déby President Chad
Sebastián Piñera President Chile
Xi Jinping General Secretary of the Communist Party China
Iván Duque President Colombia
Azali Assoumani President Comoros
Carlos Alvarado Quesada President Costa Rica
Andrej Plenković Prime Minister Croatia
Raúl Castro First Secretary of the Communist Party Cuba
Nicos Anastasiades President Cyprus
Andrej Babiš Prime Minister Czech Republic
Félix Tshisekedi President Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mette Frederiksen Prime Minister Denmark
Ismaïl Omar Guelleh President Djibouti
Roosevelt Skerrit Prime Minister Dominica
Danilo Medina President Dominican Republic
Francisco Guterres President East Timor
Lenín Moreno President Ecuador
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi President Egypt
Nayib Bukele President El Salvador
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo President Equatorial Guinea
Isaias Afwerki President Eritrea
Jüri Ratas Prime Minister Estonia
Mswati III King Eswatini
Abiy Ahmed Prime Minister Ethiopia
Frank Bainimarama Prime Minister Fiji
Sanna Marin Prime Minister Finland
Emmanuel Macron President France
Ali Bongo Ondimba President Gabon
Adama Barrow President Gambia
Giorgi Gakharia Prime Minister Georgia
Angela Merkel Federal Chancellor Germany
Nana Akufo-Addo President Ghana
Kyriakos Mitsotakis Prime Minister Greece
Keith Mitchell Prime Minister Grenada
Alejandro Giammattei President Guatemala
Alpha Condé President Guinea
Umaro Sissoco Embaló President Guinea-Bissau
David A. Granger President Guyana
Jovenel Moïse President Haiti
Pope Francis Sovereign Holy See
Juan Orlando Hernández President Honduras
Viktor Orbán Prime Minister Hungary
Katrín Jakobsdóttir Prime Minister Iceland
Narendra Modi Prime Minister India
Joko Widodo President Indonesia
Ali Khamenei Supreme Leader Iran
Adil Abdul-Mahdi Prime Minister Iraq
Leo Varadkar Taoiseach Ireland
Benjamin Netanyahu Prime Minister Israel
Giuseppe Conte Prime Minister Italy
Alassane Ouattara President Ivory Coast
Andrew Holness Prime Minister Jamaica
Yoshihide Suga Prime Minister Japan
Abdullah II King Jordan
Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev President Kazakhstan
Uhuru Kenyatta President Kenya
Taneti Maamau President Kiribati
Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Emir Kuwait
Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev Prime Minister Kyrgyzstan
Bounnhang Vorachith General Secretary of the Communist Party Laos
Krišjānis Kariņš Prime Minister Latvia
Hassan Diab Prime Minister Lebanon
Tom Thabane Prime Minister Lesotho
George Weah President Liberia
Fayez al-Sarraj Prime Minister Libya
Hereditary Prince Alois Regent Liechtenstein
Gitanas Nausėda President Lithuania
Xavier Bettel Prime Minister Luxembourg
Andry Rajoelina President Madagascar
Peter Mutharika President Malawi
Muhyiddin Yassin Prime Minister Malaysia
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih President Maldives
Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta President Mali
Robert Abela Prime Minister Malta
David Kabua President Marshall Islands
Mohamed Ould Ghazouani President Mauritania
Pravind Jugnauth Prime Minister Mauritius
Andrés Manuel López Obrador President Mexico
David W. Panuelo President Micronesia
Ion Chicu Prime Minister Moldova
Albert II Sovereign Prince Monaco
Khaltmaagiin Battulga President Mongolia
Duško Marković Prime Minister Montenegro
Mohammed VI King Morocco
Filipe Nyusi President Mozambique
Win Myint President Myanmar
Hage Geingob President Namibia
Lionel Aingimea President Nauru
KP Sharma Oli Prime Minister Nepal
Mark Rutte Prime Minister Netherlands
Jacinda Ardern Prime Minister New Zealand
Daniel Ortega President Nicaragua
Mahamadou Issoufou President Niger
Muhammadu Buhari President Nigeria
Kim Jong-un Chairman of the Workers Party of Korea North Korea
Oliver Spasovski President North Macedonia
Erna Solberg Prime Minister Norway
Haitham bin Tariq Sultan and Prime Minister Oman
Imran Khan Prime Minister Pakistan
Thomas Remengesau Jr. President Palau
Mahmoud Abbas President Palestine
Laurentino Cortizo President Panama
James Marape Prime Minister Papua New Guinea
Mario Abdo Benítez President Paraguay
Martín Vizcarra President Peru
Rodrigo Duterte President Philippines
Mateusz Morawiecki Prime Minister Poland
António Costa Prime Minister Portugal
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Emir Qatar
Denis Sassou Nguesso President Republic of the Congo
Klaus Iohannis President Romania
Vladimir Putin President Russia
Paul Kagame President Rwanda
Timothy Harris Prime Minister Saint Kitts and Nevis
Allen Chastanet Prime Minister Saint Lucia
Ralph Gonsalves Prime Minister Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi Prime Minister Samoa
Alessandro Mancini Captain Regent San Marino
Evaristo Carvalho President Sao Tome and Principe
Salman King Saudi Arabia
Macky Sall President Senegal
Ana Brnabić Prime Minister Serbia
Danny Faure President Seychelles
Julius Maada Bio President Sierra Leone
Lee Hsien Loong Prime Minister Singapore
Igor Matovič Prime Minister Slovakia
Janez Janša Prime Minister Slovenia
Manasseh Sogavare Prime Minister Solomon Islands
Hassan Ali Khayre Prime Minister Somalia
Cyril Ramaphosa President South Africa
Moon Jae-in President South Korea
Salva Kiir Mayardit President South Sudan
Pedro Sánchez President Spain
Gotabaya Rajapaksa President Sri Lanka
Abdel Fattah al-Burhan Leader of the Sovereignty Council Sudan
Dési Bouterse President Suriname
Stefan Löfven Prime Minister Sweden
Simonetta Sommaruga President Switzerland
Bashar al-Assad President Syria
Tsai Ing-wen President Taiwan
Emomali Rahmon President Tajikistan
John Magufuli President Tanzania
Prayut Chan-o-cha Prime Minister Thailand
Faure Gnassingbé President Togo
Pōhiva Tu'i'onetoa Prime Minister Tonga
Keith Rowley Prime Minister Trinidad and Tobago
Kaïs Saïed President Tunisia
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan President Turkey
Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow President Turkmenistan
Kausea Natano Prime Minister Tuvalu
Yoweri Museveni President Uganda
Volodymyr Zelensky President Ukraine
Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan President United Arab Emirates
Boris Johnson Prime Minister United Kingdom
Joe Biden President United States
Luis Lacalle Pou President Uruguay
Shavkat Mirziyoyev President Uzbekistan
Charlot Salwai Prime Minister Vanuatu
Nicolás Maduro President Venezuela
Nguyễn Phú Trọng General Secretary of the Communist Party Vietnam
Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi President Yemen
Edgar Lungu President Zambia
Emmerson Mnangagwa President Zimbabwe
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