ElectionGudie

Dec. 28, 2003 Held

3,825,471
Voted
Serbia

Republic of Serbia

Election for Narodna skupština (Serbian National Assembly)

Results

58%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:3,825,471
Valid Votes:3,775,716
Invalid Votes:49,755

Parties:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

Serbian Radical Party 82 - 1,056,256

27.97%

Democratic Party of Serbia 53 - 678,031

17.96%

Others - - 537,335

14.23%

Democratic Party 37 - 481,249

12.75%

G-17 Plus 34 - 438,422

11.61%

Serbian Renewal Movement-New Serbia 22 - 293,082

7.76%

Socialist Party of Serbia 22 - 291,341

7.72%

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • 250 seats in the National Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Natasa MICIC
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Zoran ZIVKOVIC
  • Assembly: Serbia has a unicameral National Assembly with 250 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by popular vote to serve a 5-year term.
  • In the National Assembly 250 members are elected by direct popular vote to serve 4-year terms.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Party: Serbian Radical Party (SRS)
    • Leader: Vojislav SESELJ
    • Seats won in this election: 82
    • Seats won in last election: 23
  • Party: Democratic Party of Serbia (DSS)
    • Leader: Vojislav KOSTUNICA
    • Seats won in this election: 53
    • Seats won in last election: 46
  • Party: Democratic Party (DS)
    • Leader: Boris TADIC
    • Seats won in this election: 37
    • Seats won in last election: 45
  • Party: G-17 Plus
    • Leader: Mladjan DINKIC and Miroljub LABUS
    • Seats won in this election: 34
    • Seats won in last election: N/A
  • Party: Serbian Renewal Movement-New Serbia (SPO-NS)
    • Leader: Vuk DRASKOVIC and Velemir ILIC
    • Seats won in this election: 22
    • Seats won in last election: 8
  • Party: Socialist Party of Serbia (SPS)
    • Leader: Zoran ANDJELKOVIC
    • Seats won in this election: 22
    • Seats won in last election: 37
  • Party: Others
    • Leader: N/A
    • Seats won in this election: 0
    • Seats won in last election: N/A

Last Parliamentary election:

  • The first multiparty parliamentary election was held in Serbia on December 23, 2000.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 7,480,591 (2003)
  • Registered Voters: 6,511,450 (2003)

Gender Data:

·         Female Population:3,819,209 (2003)

·         Is Serbia a signatory to CEDAW: No

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

·         Gender Quota: Yes

·         Female candidates in this election: No

·         Number of Female Parliamentarians: 10 (following the 2003 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: 1,122,088 (est.)