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Description World's states coloured by form of government as of 2006, including only electoral democracies as judged by Freedom House
  • orange - parliamentary republics
  • green - presidential republics, executive presidency linked to a parliament
  • yellow - presidential republics, semi-presidential system
  • blue - presidential republics, full presidential system
  • red - parliamentary constitutional monarchies in which the monarch does not personally exercise power
  • magenta - constitutional monarchies in which the monarch personally exercises power, often (but not always) alongside a weak parliament
  • purple - absolute monarchies
  • brown - republics where the dominant role of a single party is enshrined in the constitution.
  • beige - states where constitutional provisions for government have been suspended
Date 1 May 2006
Source own work, from existing wikimedia blank world map, melding Image:Form of government.png with data from Image:Freedom House electoral democracies 2006.png
Author The_Tom
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