executions in the world:

In 2023


2000 to present



  • Abolitionist
  • retentionist
  • De facto abolitionist
  • Moratorium on executions
  • Abolitionist for ordinary crimes
  • Committed to abolishing the death penalty

MACEDONIA (Former Yugoslav Republic of)

government: parliamentary democracy
state of civil and political rights: Partly free
constitution: 20 November 1991; amended many times, most recently in 2009
legal system: based on civil law system; judicial review of legislative acts
legislative system: Unicameral Assembly (Sobranje)
judicial system: Supreme Court - the Assembly appoints the judges; Constitutional Court - the Assembly appoints the judges; Republican Judicial Council - the Assembly appoints the judges
religion: Macedonian Orthodox 64.7%, Muslim 33.3%, other Christian 0.37%, other
death row:
year of last executions: 0-0-0
death sentences: 0
executions: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty: