kids encyclopedia robot

Prime Minister of Mongolia facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Prime Minister of Mongolia
Coat of Arms of Mongolia.svg
Official Emblem of Mongolia
Secretary Pompeo meets with Mongolian Prime Minister Khurelsukh Ukhnaa (44084216754) (cropped).jpg
Incumbent
Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh

since 4 October 2017
Appointer President of Mongolia
Term length 4 years or less per election term
(No limits are imposed on total times or length of Prime Minister tenures of the same person.)
Inaugural holder Tögs-Ochiryn Namnansüren (1912)
Puntsagiin Jasrai (1992)
Formation November 1912
21 July 1992
Salary 11,390 USD annually

The Prime Minister of Mongolia (Mongolian: Монгол Улсын Ерөнхий Сайд, Mongol Ulsyn Yerönkhii Said) is the head of government, and heads the Mongolian cabinet.

The Prime Minister is appointed by the President of Mongolia, and can be removed by the State Great Hural with a vote of no confidence.

The incumbent prime minister is Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh, since 4 October 2017.

List

Portrait Name Term of office Electoral mandates Party
Took Office Left Office Days
1
No image.svg
Puntsagiin Jasrai 21 July 1992 19 July 1996 1459 1992 — 56.90% People's Revolutionary Party
2 No image.svg Mendsaikhany Enkhsaikhan 19 July 1996 23 April 1998 643 1996 — 47.00% Democratic Party
3 Tsakhiagiin Elbegdor.jpg Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
(1st term)
23 April 1998 9 December 1998 230 State Great
Khural Resolution
Democratic Party
4 No image.svg Janlavyn Narantsatsralt 9 December 1998 22 July 1999 225 State Great
Khural Resolution
Democratic Party
During this interval, Nyam-Osoryn Tuyaa was the Acting Prime Minister.
5 Р.Амаржаргал ажлын өрөөндөө.jpg Rinchinnyamyn Amarjargal 30 July 1999 26 July 2000 362 State Great
Khural Resolution
Democratic Party
6 Nambaryn Enkhbayar 2005.jpg Nambaryn Enkhbayar 26 July 2000 20 August 2004 1486 2000 — 51.60% People's Revolutionary Party
(3) Tsakhiagiin Elbegdor.jpg Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
(2nd term)
20 August 2004 13 January 2006 511 2004 — 44.27%
(Hung State Great Khural)
Democratic Party
7 Miyeegombyn Enkhbold July 2016.jpg Miyeegombyn Enkhbold 25 January 2006 22 November 2007 678 State Great
Khural Resolution

(Hung State Great Khural)
People's Revolutionary Party
8 Sanjaa Bayar August 2009-6.jpg Sanjaagiin Bayar
(1st term)
22 November 2007 29 June 2008 707 State Great
Khural Resolution

(Hung State Great Khural)
People's Revolutionary Party
Sanjaagiin Bayar
(2nd term)
29 June 2008 29 October 2009 2008 — 52.67%
9 Sükhbaataryn Batbold (cropped).jpg Sükhbaataryn Batbold 29 October 2009 10 August 2012 1016 State Great
Khural Resolution
People's Revolutionary Party (2009-10)
People's Party (2010-12)
10 No image.svg Norovyn Altankhuyag 10 August 2012 5 November 2014 817 2012 — 35.32%
(Hung State Great Khural)
Democratic Party
During this interval, Dendeviin Terbishdagva was the Acting Prime Minister.
11 Chimediin Saikhanbileg 2015.jpg Chimediin Saikhanbileg 21 November 2014 7 July 2016 594 State Great
Khural Resolution
Democratic Party
12 Mongolia PM Jargatulgyn Erdenebat 2017.jpg Jargaltulgyn Erdenebat 7 July 2016 7 September 2017 427 2016 — 45.69% People's Party
During this interval, Jargaltulgyn Erdenebat was the Acting Prime Minister.
13 Secretary Pompeo meets with Mongolian Prime Minister Khurelsukh Ukhnaa (44084216754) (cropped) Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh 4 October 2017 1242 State Great
Khural Resolution
People's Party
kids search engine
Prime Minister of Mongolia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.