1990 Montenegrin general election

General elections were held in Montenegro on 9 December 1990,[1] with a second round of the presidential election held on 23 December. Momir Bulatović of the League of Communists of Montenegro won the presidential election, whilst his party emerged as the largest in Parliament, winning 83 of the 125 seats.[1]

1990 Montenegrin general election

Presidential election
9 December 1990 (first round)
23 December 1990 (second round)
1992–93 →
Turnout75.6% (first round), 65.2% (second round)
  Momir Bulatović (cropped).jpg Lj Stankovic, Podgorica 2019, crop.jpg
Candidate Momir Bulatović Ljubiša Stanković
Party SKCG SRSJ
Popular vote 203,616 56,990
Percentage 76.1% 21.3%

President before election

Momir Bulatović
SKCG

Elected President

Momir Bulatović
SKCG

Parliamentary election

9 December 1990 1992 →
Party Leader % Seats
SKCG Momir Bulatović 56.29 83
SRSJ Ljubiša Stanković 14.07 17
NS Novak Kilibarda 13.31 13
SDADS Hajrudin Hadžić 10.47 12
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Radoje Kontić
SKCG
Milo Đukanović
SKCG

ResultsEdit

PresidentEdit

In order to be elected in the first round, a candidate had to cross a threshold of 50% of the registered voters. Although incumbent President of the Presidency Momir Bulatović received 62% of the valid votes, this was only 42.2% of the registered voters. However, he went on to win the second round convincingly against Ljubiša Stanković of the Union of Reform Forces of Yugoslavia, becoming the first elected President of Montenegro.

Candidate First round Second round
Votes % Votes %
Momir Bulatović 170,092 62.62 203,616 78.13
Ljubiša Stanković 65,998 24.30 56,990 21.87
Novak Kilibarda 35,531 13.08
Invalid votes 33,326 2,128
Total 304,947 100 262,734 100
Registered voters/turnout 402,905 75.69 402,905 65.21
Source: B92
First round
Bulatović
42.22%
Stanković
16.4%
Kilibarda
8.3%
Second round
Bulatović
76.1%
Stanković
21.3%

National AssemblyEdit

Party Votes % Seats
League of Communists of Montenegro 171,316 56.29 83
Union of Reform Forces for Montenegro 41,364 14.07 17
People's Party 39,107 13.31 13
Democratic Coalition (SDA-DS-SR) 30,760 10.47 12
Democratic Party 3,442 1.17 0
Demo-Christian (Orthodox) Party 1,753 0.60 0
Socialist Alliance of Montenegro 1,638 0.56 0
Yugoslav People's Party 1,224 0.42 0
Democratic Alliance of Independent Entrepreneurs of Montenegro 844 0.29 0
Independents 2,435 0.83 0
Invalid/blank votes 11,358
Total 305,241 100 125
Registered voters/turnout 402,905 75.76
Source: Slavic-Eurasian Research Centre
Vote share
SKCG
56.18%
SRSJ
14.05%
NS
12.84%
DK
10.09%
Others
6.84%
Parliamentary seats
SKCG
66.40%
SRSJ
13.60%
NS
10.40%
DK
9.60%

ReferencesEdit