President of North Macedonia
|President of the Republic of North Macedonia
Претседател на Република Северна Македонија (Macedonian)
Presidenti i Republikës së Maqedonisë së Veriut (Albanian)
|Term length||Five years|
|Constituting instrument||Constitution of North Macedonia|
|Formation||16 April 1991|
|First holder||Kiro Gligorov|
|Salary||17,250 USD annually|
The president of the Republic of North Macedonia (Macedonian: Претседател на Република Северна Македонија; is the head of state of North Macedonia. The presidency of the modern North Macedonia state began after the Macedonian declaration of independence on 8 September 1991.
North Macedonia's presidency is largely a ceremonial post and the prime minister of North Macedonia is the country's main political figure.
The president must be a citizen of North Macedonia, be over 40 years of age and have lived in North Macedonia for at least ten of the last fifteen years.
List of presidents[change | change source]
Republic of Macedonia[change | change source]
|Term of office||Political Party||Election|
|Took office||Left office||Time in office|
|18 September 1991||4 October 1995||4 years, 16 days||SDSM||1994|
|4 October 1995||17 November 1995||44 days||LPM||—|
|17 November 1995||19 November 1999||4 years, 2 days||SDSM||—|
|19 November 1999||15 December 1999||26 days||DA||—|
(Died in plane crash)
|15 December 1999||26 February 2004 †||4 years, 73 days||VMRO–DPMNE||1999|
|26 February 2004||12 May 2004||76 days||SDSM||—|
|12 May 2004||12 May 2009||5 years, 0 days||SDSM||2004|
|12 May 2009||12 May 2019||10 years, 0 days||VMRO–DPMNE||2009|
|12 May 2019||Incumbent||3 years, 137 days||SDSM||2019|
References[change | change source]
- "www.dnevnik.com.mk". Archived from the original on September 28, 2011.
- "Infographic: What are the Monthly Salaries of Presidents in the Region". Sarajevo Times. 25 February 2018.
- Constitution of the Republic of Macedonia, Article 80.