Prime Minister of Armenia

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The Prime Minister of Armenia is the most senior minister in the Armenian government. They "oversee the Government's regular activities and coordinate the work of the Ministers." The President of Armenia chooses the Prime Minimster. The office of President is generally thought to be more powerful than the office of Prime Minister.

List of Heads of Government of Armenia (1918 – present)[change | change source]

Democratic Republic of Armenia (1918–1920)[change | change source]

Prime Ministers

Transcaucasian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic (1922–1936) and Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic (1936–1991)[change | change source]

Chairmen of the Council of People's Commissars
Chairmen of the Council of Ministers

Republic of Armenia (1991 – present)[change | change source]

Prime Ministers
# Name Took Office Left Office Party
1 Vazgen Manukyan 25 September 1991 22 November 1991 National Democratic Union
2 Gagik Harutyunyan 22 November 1991 30 July 1992 (None)
3 Khosrov Harutyunyan 30 July 1992 2 February 1993 (None)
4 Hrant Bagratyan 2 February 1993 4 November 1996 Pan-Armenian National Movement
5 Armen Sargsyan 4 November 1996 20 March 1997 (None)
6 Robert Kocharyan 20 March 1997 10 April 1998 (None)
7 Armen Darbinyan 10 April 1998 11 June 1999 (None)
8 Vazgen Sargsyan 11 June 1999 27 October 1999[α] Republican Party
9 Aram Sargsyan 3 November 1999 2 May 2000 Republican Party
10 Andranik Margaryan 12 May 2000 25 March 2007[β] Republican Party
11 Serzh Sargsyan 26 March 2007 9 April 2008 Republican Party
12 Tigran Sargsyan 9 April 2008 13 April 2014 Republican Party
13 Hovik Abrahamyan 13 April 2014 Incumbent Republican Party