Yugoslavian parliamentary election, 1938

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Kingdom of Yugoslavia parliamentary election, 1938
Kingdom of Yugoslavia
1935 ←
December 11, 1938

All 373 seats to the Narodna skupština
  First party Second party
  Milan Stojadinovic facingright.jpg Vladko Maček crop.jpg
Leader Milan Stojadinović Vlatko Maček
Party Yugoslav Radical Union United Opposition
Last election 303 seats, 60.6% 67 seats, 37.4%
Seats won 306 67
Seat change +3 0
Percentage 54.1% 44.9%

PM before election

Milan Stojadinović

Elected PM

Dragiša Cvetković

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Parliamentary elections were held in Yugoslavia on 1 December 1938.[1] The result was a victory for the governing Yugoslav Radical Union, which won 306 of the 373 seats in Parliament.


The Yugoslav Radical Union was an alliance of the People's Radical Party led by Milan Stojadinović, the Yugoslav National Party led by Bogoljub Jevtić, the Yugoslav Muslim Organization led by Mehmed Spaho and the Slovene People's Party led by Anton Korošec.

The United Opposition consisted of:


Party Votes % Seats +/–
Yugoslav Radical Union 1,643,783 54.1 306 +3
United Opposition 1,364,524 44.9 67 0
Yugoslav National Movement 30,734 1.0 0 0
Total 3,039,041 100 373 +3
Registered voters/turnout 4,080,286 74.5
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Dolf Sternberger, Bernhard Vogel, Klaus Landfried (1969) Die Wahl der Parlamente und andere Staatsorgane, Walter de Gruyter, p784

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