1996 Yugoslavian parliamentary election

Parliamentary elections were held in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia on 3 November 1996.[1] A coalition of the Socialist Party of Serbia, the Yugoslav Left and New Democracy emerged as the largest bloc in the Federal Parliament, winning 64 of the 138 seats.[2] Radoje Kontić, member of the Montenegrin ruling party, the Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro, was confirmed as Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. He was replaced, in 1998, by Momir Bulatović, leader of Socialist People's Party of Montenegro.

ResultsEdit

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Serbia
SPS-JUL-ND 1,848,669 45.3 64 +17
Together[a] 969,296 23.8 22
Serbian Radical Party 779,259 19.1 16 –14
Union of Vojvodina Hungarians 81,311 2.0 3 New
List for Sandžak 62,111 1.5 2 New
Vojvodina Coalition 57,645 1.4 1 New
Other parties 279,036 6.8 0
Invalid/blank votes 231,175
Total 4,308,502 100 108 0
Registered voters/turnout 7,141,484 60.3
Montenegro
Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro 146,221 50.8 20 +3
People's Party of Montenegro 66,165 23.0 8 +4
Social Democratic Party of Montenegro 26,128 9.1 1 New
Party of Democratic Action of Montenegro 12,327 4.3 1 New
Other parties 36,746 12.8 0
Invalid/blank votes 11,691
Total 299,278 100 30 0
Registered voters/turnout 450,303 66.5
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

a Together was an alliance of the Serbian Renewal Movement, the Democratic Party, the Civic Alliance of Serbia, the Democratic Party of Serbia and the Association of Free and Independent Trade Unions of Serbia.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1715 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1724
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1717