ElectionGudie

Dec. 22, 2002 Held

209,598
Voted
Montenegro

Montenegro

Election for President

Results

45%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:209,598
Valid Votes:204,504
Invalid Votes:5,094

Candidates:

Filip VUJANOVIC175,328

85.73

Dragan HAJDUKOVIC12,319

6.02

Aleksandar VASILJEVIC6,448

3.15

Milan-Milo RADULOVIC3,115

1.52

Obrad MARKOVIC1,747

0

Jovan PEJOVIC1,704

0

Milan SPAROVIC1,229

0

Ilija DARMANOVIC971

0

Milivoje BAKIC717

0

Djoridjije MILIC489

0

Mihailo Milo MARKOVIC437

0

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • The office of President of Montenegro

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Filip VUJANOVIC *
  • Head of Government: Premier-Designate Milo DJUKANOVIC
  • Assembly: Montenegro has a unicameral Assembly (Skupstina) with 75 seats.

* On November 25, President Milo Djukanovic resigned and the President of the Assembly, Filip Vujanovic, assumed the powers of the President until a new president is elected. On November 26, 2002 Acting President Vujanovic handed the mandate of government to former President Milo Djukanovic.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by direct popular vote to serve a 5-year term.
  • In the Assembly (Skupstina) 75 members are elected by direct vote to serve 4-year terms.

Main Candidates in the Presidential race:

  • Filip VUJANOVIC
    • Party: Democractic Party of Socialists and Social Democratic Party
  • Dragan HAJDUKOVIC
    • Party: Independent
  • Aleksandar VASILJEVIC
    • Party: Serbian Radical Party
  • Milan-Milo RADULOVIC
    • Party: Natural Law Party
  • Obrad MARKOVIC
    • Party: Yugoslav Communists
  • Jovan PEJOVIC
    • Party: Independent
  • Milan SPAROVIC
    • Party: Independent
  • Ilija DARMANOVIC
    • Party: Serbian Radical Party of Montenegro
  • Milivoje BAKIC
    • Party: Independent
  • Djoridjije MILIC
    • Party: Independent
  • Mihailo Milo MARKOVIC
    • Party: Independent

Note: Due to insufficient turnout, the results were declared invalid and fresh elections were held on February 9, 2003.

Last Presidential election:

  • The last presidential election was held on October 5 and 19, 1997.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 615,035 ( 1991 (according to the 1991 Population Census))
  • Registered Voters: 456,981 (December 2002)

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 609,828 (2002)
  • Registered Voters: 456,981 ( 2002 Republican Election Commission)

Gender Data:

·         Female Population: 309,424 (2002)

·         Is Montenegro a signatory to CEDAW: N/A

·         Has Montenegro ratified CEDAW: Yes, succession (23 October 2006)

·         Gender Quota: Yes

·         Female candidates in this election: No

·         Number of Female Parliamentarians: - 

·         Human Development Index Position: 49 (2014)

·         Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) Categorization: N/A

Disability Data:

·         Is Montenegro a signatory to CRPD: Yes (27 September 2007)

·         Has Montenegro ratified CRPD: Yes (2 November 2009)

·         Population with a disability: 91,149 (est.)