Montenegrin parliamentary election, 2002

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Montenegrin parliamentary election, 2002
Montenegro
← 2001 20 October 2002 2006 →
Party Leader % Seats ±
ECG Milo Đukanović 48.0 39 +3
ZZP Predrag Bulatović 38.4 30 -3
LSCG Miodrag Živković 5.8 4 -2
AZ Fuad Nimani 2.4 2 0
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Filip Vujanović
DPS
Milo Đukanović
DPS

Parliamentary elections were held in Montenegro on 20 October 2002.[1] The result was a victory for the For a European Montenegro alliance formed by the Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro and the Social Democratic Party of Montenegro, which won 39 of the 75 seats.[2] It was the last parliamentary election held in Montenegro prior to independence in 2006.

Electoral system[edit]

Of the 75 seats in Parliament, 73 were elected by proportional representation in a nationwide constituency and two were elected in a special constituency for the Albanian minority.[3] The electoral threshold was set at 3% and seats allocated using the d'Hondt method.[3] Closed lists were used with a single list for both constituencies, although parties only had to awawrd half their seats according to the order of the list, with the remaining half free for them to allocate.[3]

Results[edit]

Dark Blue: absolute SNP-SNS-NS majority
Light Blue: relative SNP-SNS-NS majority
Red: DPS-SDP absolute majority
Orange: relative DPS-SDP majority
Pink: Albanian Coalition relative majority
Party Votes % Seats
For a European Montenegro (DPSSDP) 167,166 48.0 39
Together for Change (SNPSNSNS) 133,894 38.4 30
Liberal Alliance of Montenegro 20,306 5.8 4
Patriotic Coalition for Yugoslavia 9,911 2.8 0
Albanians Together (DUADS CG) 8,498 2.4 2
Bosniak Democratic Coalition 2,480 0.7 0
Bosniak Coalition 2,173 0.6 0
Other parties 3,988 1.1 0
Invalid/blank votes
Total 348,416 100 75
Registered voters/turnout 455,791 74.6
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Vote share
ECG
  
48.0%
ZZP
  
38.4%
LSCG
  
5.8%
Others
  
7.8%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1372 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1375
  3. ^ a b c Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1370 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7