1908 Serbian parliamentary election

Parliamentary elections were held in Serbia on 31 May 1908.[1] The result was a victory for the ruling People's Radical Party, which won 84 of the 160 seats in the National Assembly.[2]

1908 Serbian parliamentary election
Kingdom of Serbia
← 1906 31 May 1908 1912 →

All 160 seats in the National Assembly
81 seats needed for a majority
Turnout70.0%
Party Leader % Seats +/–
NRS Nikola Pašić 43.6 84 -7
SRS Ljubomir Stojanović 31.1 48 +1
NSSNS 16.3 17 +16
National Party (Kingdom of Serbia) Stojan Ribarac 4.1 7 -8
SNS Stojan Novaković 2.9 3 -2
SSDP Dragiša Lapčević 0.8 1 0
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Nikola Pašić
People's Radical Party
Petar Velimirović
People's Radical Party

ResultsEdit

Party Votes % Seats +/–
People's Radical Party 175,667 43.6 84 –7
Independent Radical Party 125,131 31.1 48 +1
National PartyProgressive coalition 65,608 13.6 17 +16
National Party 16,449 4.1 7 –8
Serbian Progressive Party 11,855 2.9 3 –2
Serbian National Peasant Accord 2,585 0.6 0 0
Social Democratic Party 3,043 0.8 1 0
People's Radical dissidents 1,870 0.5 0 0
Independent Radical dissidents 370 0.1 0 0
Independent lists 2,151 0.6 0 0
Total 402,684 100 160 0
Registered voters/turnout 574,851 70.0
Source: Slobodan Antonic

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "News in Brief", The Times, 13 April 1908
  2. ^ Democracy in Serbia on the eve of World War I Archived 2016-09-19 at the Wayback Machine Sociological Overview