Types of Governments
democracy a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives.
representative ruled by Representative controlled by citizens holds elections for leaders constitutional government people have a say.
direct: controlled by citizens constitutional government people have a say.
autocracy: a system of government by one person with absolute power.
dictatorship: ruled by one government by a dictator.
monarchy: ruled by one power usually inherited
theocracy: a system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god.
oligarchy: ruled by a small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution.
anarchy: a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of authority.
communism: in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid according to their abilities and needs.