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Croatia

Republic of Croatia

4,475,611 11

Population (as of July 1, 2013)

Elections in our database

52.24%

Registered Voters (as of )

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
Prime Minister Prime Minister Head of Government
Assembly Hrvatski Sabor Assembly
President President Head of State

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Ivo JOSPOVIĆ
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Zoran MILANOVIĆ
  • Assembly: Croatia has a unicameral Assembly (Hrvatski Sabor) with 151 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by absolute majority vote through a two-round system to serve a 5-year term.
  • Prime Minister is appointed by the president.
  • In the Assembly (Hrvatski Sabor) 151 members are elected through a closed-list proportional representation system to serve 4-year terms.***

*** Parties present candidate lists in 12 electoral districts. Districts 1-10 are the domestic electoral districts, and elect a total of 140 members to the Assembly. District 11 elects 3 representatives, and is reserved for the Croatian diaspora. District 12 is reserved for ethnic minorities in Croatia and fills 8 seats. All seats are filled using closed-list proportional representation.

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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
President 2000-01-24 2,677,561 4,252,921 62.96%
Assembly 2003-11-23 2,520,008 4,087,553 61.65%
President 2005-01-02 2,227,073 4,403,933 50.57%
President 2005-01-16 2,241,760 4,392,220 51.04%
Assembly 2007-11-25 2,425,269 3,824,731 63.41%
President 2009-12-27 1,975,909 4,495,233 43.96%
President 2010-01-10 2,253,154 4,495,528 50.12%
Assembly 2011-12-04 2,435,811 4,254,121 57.26%
Referendum 2012-01-22 1,959,564 4,504,765 43.5%
Referendum 2013-12-01 1,436,163 3,791,000 37.88%
President 2014-12-28 - - -

Voter Turnout