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Governing body
  • Republic
  • The government of Ecuador is very similar to that of the United States in that it is composed of an Executive, a Legislative, and a Judicial branch. The President is elected to a four year term along with the Vice President by popular vote. To read more about the set up of Ecuador's government, click here.

Officials
Party
Title
Name
Time in Office
Alianza PAIS Movement
Chief of State
President Rafael Correa Delgado
Since January 15, 2007
Alianza PAIS Movement
Vice President
Lenin Moreno Garces
Since January 15, 2007
Christian Democratic Union

Luis ACOSTA Moreta

Democratic Left

Dalton BACIGALUPO




Cabinet
  • The cabinet is appointed by the president.

Constitution
  • The current Constitution was established on October 20, 2008

Voting
  • The people of Ecuador are allowed to vote at age 16. Citizens from age 18 to 65 are required to vote, but voting is optional for other eligible voters.

Information found at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ec.html


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President Rafael Correa Delgado