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21% of Saeima deputy candidates have no higher education

Friday, August 10, 2018

20.8% of candidates participating in 13th Saeima elections do not have higher education, according to information from the Central Election Commission’s website. The number of candidates with higher education has reduced slightly for this year’s Saeima elections. 79.2% of all candidates or 1,164 of them have higher education. 20.3% or 298 people have secondary education. 0.5% or 8 candidates have only primary education. In the 12th Saeima elections, 957 candidates or 82.8%…