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1992 Tatarstani sovereignty referendum

A sovereignty referendum was held in Tatarstan on 21 March 1992. Voters were asked whether they approved of Tatarstan being a sovereign state. The proposal was approved by 62% of voters.


Do you agree that the republic of Tatarstan is a sovereign state, a subject of international law, building its relations with the Russian Federation and other republics (states) on an equal basis?[1]

Choice Votes %
For 1,309,056 62.23
Against 794,444 37.77
Invalid/blank votes 28,851
Total 2,132,351 100
Registered voters/turnout 2,600,297 82.00
Source: Republic of Tatarstan