ElectionGudie

Dec. 23, 2000 Held

6,395,862
Registered to Vote
Serbia

Republic of Serbia

Election for Narodna skupština (Serbian National Assembly)

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • 250 seats in the Parliament

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Slobodan MILOSEVIC
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Momir BULATOVIC
  • Assembly: Serbia has a unicameral Parliament with 250 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by parliament to serve a 4-year term.
  • In the Parliament 250 members are elected by popular vote to serve 4-year terms.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Bloc: Democratic Opposition of Serbia (DOS)
    • Leader: Vojislav KOSTUNICA and Zoran DJINDJIC
    • Seats won in this election: 176
    • Seats won in last election: N/A
  • Party: Socialist Party of Serbia (SPS)
    • Leader: Slobodan MILOSEVIC
    • Seats won in this election: 37
    • Seats won in last election: N/A
  • Party: Serbian Radical Party (SRS)
    • Leader: Vojislav SESELJ
    • Seats won in this election: 23
    • Seats won in last election: N/A
  • Party: Party of Serbian Unity (PSU)
    • Leader: Zeljko RAZNJATOVIC
    • Seats won in this election: 14
    • Seats won in last election: N/A
  • Party: Serbian Renewal Movement (SPO)
    • Leader: Vuk DRASKOVIC
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: N/A
  • Party: Jugoslav Left (JUL)
    • Leader: Miriana MARKOVIC
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: N/A

Last Parliamentary election:

  • The last parliamentary elections were held on September 21, 1997.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 7,516,346 (2000)
  • Registered Voters: 6,395,862 (September 2000)

Gender Data:

·         Female Population:3,827,523 (2000)

·         Is Serbia a signatory to CEDAW: No

·         Has Serbia ratified CEDAW: Yes, succession (12 May 2001)

·         Gender Quota: Yes

·         Female candidates in this election: Yes

·         Number of Female Parliamentarians: 10 (following the 2000 elections)

·         Human Development Index Position: 66 (2014)

·         Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) Categorization: Very Low (2014)

Disability Data:

·         Is Serbia a signatory to CRPD: Yes (17 December 2007)

·         Has Serbia ratified CRPD: Yes (31 July 2009)

·         Population with a disability: 1,127,451 (est.)