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Šibenik-Knin County

Šibenik-Knin County
Šibensko-kninska županija
County
Flag of Šibenik-Knin County
Flag
Coat of arms of Šibenik-Knin County
Coat of arms
Šibenik-Knin County (light orange) within Croatia (light yellow)
Šibenik-Knin County (light orange)
within Croatia (light yellow)
Country Croatia
County seat Šibenik
Government
 • Župan Goran Pauk (HDZ)
Area[1]
 • Total 2,984 km2 (1,152 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 109,375
 • Density 37/km2 (95/sq mi)
Area code 022
ISO 3166 code HR-15
Website http://www.sibensko-kninska-zupanija.hr/

Šibenik-Knin County (pronounced ; Croatian: Šibensko-kninska županija) is a county in southern Croatia, located in the north-central part of Dalmatia. The biggest city in the county is Šibenik, which also serves as county seat. Other notable towns in the county are Knin, Drniš and Skradin.

The county covers 2984 km2. It includes 242 islands and national parks Krka and Kornati.

Contents

  • Administrative division 1
  • Demographics 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Administrative division

Šibenik-Knin county is administratively subdivided into:

Islands:

Demographics

According to the 2011 census, Šibenik-Knin County has a population of 109,375.[2] Croats make up a majority with 87.39% of the population.[3]

In 1991, before the war, Croats were in majority, with a Serb minority of 34.2%.[4]

References

  1. ^ Ostroški, Ljiljana, ed. (December 2013). ]2013 Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia [Statistički ljetopis Republike Hrvatske 2013 (PDF). Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia (in Croatian and English) 45. Zagreb:  
  2. ^ a b "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: County of Šibenik-Knin". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb:  
  3. ^ "Population by Ethnicity, by Towns/Municipalities, 2011 Census: County of Šibenik-Knin". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb:  
  4. ^ Creation of a Greater Serbia - Bukovica and Ravni Kotari

External links

  • Official website (Croatian)

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