ElectionGudie

May 21, 2006 Held

419,240
Voted
Montenegro

Montenegro

Referendum

Results

86%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:419,240
Valid Votes:415,663
Invalid Votes:3,577

Provisions

“Do you want the Republic of Montenegro to be an independent state with full international and legal personality?"

No185,002

44.51

Yes230,661

55.49

More Info:

At stake in this Referendum:

  • This referendum asks voters whether they support the independence of Montenegro from the Union that it currently shares with Serbia.

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Filip VUJANOVIC
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Milo DUKANOVIC
  • Assembly: Montenegro has a unicameral Assembly (Skupstina) with 75 seats.

Main provisions in the Referendum:

  • Referendum on independence from the Union with Serbia

Population and Registered Voters:

  • Population: 615,025 (2006)
  • Registered voters:

Gender Data:

·         Female Population: 312,746 (2006)

·         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: N/A

·         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: 92,253 (est.)