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Čajetina (Serbian Cyrillic: Чајетина) is a small town and municipality located in the Zlatibor District of western Serbia. According to the 2011 census results, the municipality has 14,745 inhabitants. One of the most notable settlements in the municipality of Čajetina is a popular tourist town of Zlatibor.

Čajetina

Чајетина
Zlatibor-vazdušna banja 006.jpg
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Coat of arms of Čajetina
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Čajetina within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Čajetina within Serbia
Coordinates: 43°45′N 19°43′E / 43.750°N 19.717°E / 43.750; 19.717Coordinates: 43°45′N 19°43′E / 43.750°N 19.717°E / 43.750; 19.717
Country Serbia
RegionŠumadija and Western Serbia
DistrictZlatibor
Settlements20
Government
 • MayorMilan Stamatović Democratic Party of Serbia
Area
 • Urban39.32 km2 (15.18 sq mi)
 • Municipality647 km2 (250 sq mi)
Elevation
843 m (2,766 ft)
Population
 (2011 census)[2]
 • Urban
3,342
 • Urban density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
 • Municipality
14,745
 • Municipality density23/km2 (59/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
31310
Area code+381(0)31
Car platesUE
Websitewww.cajetina.org.rs

Contents

ClimateEdit

Čajetina has a humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification: Dfb).

Climate data for Čajetina
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 1.2
(34.2)
4.1
(39.4)
9.0
(48.2)
12.5
(54.5)
17.3
(63.1)
20.8
(69.4)
23.0
(73.4)
23.2
(73.8)
19.9
(67.8)
14.8
(58.6)
7.5
(45.5)
2.9
(37.2)
13.0
(55.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) −2.1
(28.2)
0.3
(32.5)
4.5
(40.1)
7.7
(45.9)
12.3
(54.1)
15.7
(60.3)
17.7
(63.9)
17.7
(63.9)
14.6
(58.3)
10.1
(50.2)
4.0
(39.2)
−0.1
(31.8)
8.5
(47.4)
Average low °C (°F) −5.4
(22.3)
−3.5
(25.7)
0.0
(32.0)
3.0
(37.4)
7.4
(45.3)
10.7
(51.3)
12.4
(54.3)
12.3
(54.1)
9.3
(48.7)
5.4
(41.7)
0.5
(32.9)
−3.1
(26.4)
4.1
(39.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 67
(2.6)
59
(2.3)
60
(2.4)
75
(3.0)
100
(3.9)
99
(3.9)
89
(3.5)
74
(2.9)
78
(3.1)
77
(3.0)
86
(3.4)
76
(3.0)
940
(37)
Source: Climate-Data.org [3]

SettlementsEdit

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
194820,266—    
195321,529+1.22%
196120,716−0.48%
197119,224−0.74%
198117,098−1.17%
199115,996−0.66%
200215,628−0.21%
201114,745−0.64%
Source: [4]

According to the 2011 census results, the municipality has 14,745 inhabitants.

Ethnic groupsEdit

The ethnic composition of the municipality:

Ethnic group Population
Serbs 14,440
Montenegrins 36
Croats 13
Macedonians 7
Others 132
Total 14,745

EconomyEdit

The following table gives a preview of total number of employed people per their core activity (as of 2016):[5]

Activity Total
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 72
Mining 5
Processing industry 961
Distribution of power, gas and water 33
Distribution of water and water waste management 180
Construction 191
Wholesale and retail, repair 572
Traffic, storage and communication 103
Hotels and restaurants 1,080
Media and telecommunications 16
Finance and insurance 26
Property stock and charter 2
Professional, scientific, innovative and technical activities 77
Administrative and other services 88
Administration and social assurance 261
Education 213
Healthcare and social work 364
Art, leisure and recreation 130
Other services 91
Total 4,465

GalleryEdit

Twin townsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Municipalities of Serbia, 2006". Statistical Office of Serbia. Retrieved 2010-11-28.
  2. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia: Comparative Overview of the Number of Population in 1948, 1953, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, 2002 and 2011, Data by settlements" (PDF). Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2014. ISBN 978-86-6161-109-4. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
  3. ^ "Climate: Čajetina, Serbia". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  4. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia" (PDF). stat.gov.rs. Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia. Retrieved 11 January 2017.
  5. ^ "ОПШТИНЕ И РЕГИОНИ У РЕПУБЛИЦИ СРБИЈИ, 2017" (PDF). stat.gov.rs (in Serbian). Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia. Retrieved 20 February 2018.

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