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Živinice is a city located in Tuzla Canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, an entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is located in northeastern Bosnia and Herzegovina, south of Tuzla. As of 2013, it has a population of 57,765 inhabitants.

Živinice

Живинице
Grad Živinice
City of Živinice
Location of Živinice within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Location of Živinice within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Živinice is located in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Živinice
Živinice
Location of Živinice
Coordinates: 44°27′N 18°39′E / 44.450°N 18.650°E / 44.450; 18.650Coordinates: 44°27′N 18°39′E / 44.450°N 18.650°E / 44.450; 18.650
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina
Government
 • MayorSamir Kamenjaković (SDP BiH)
Area
 • Total291 km2 (112 sq mi)
Population
 (2013 census)
 • Total57,765
 • Density198,50/km2 (51,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)+387 35
Websitewww.zivinice.ba

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HistoryEdit

The origin of the name Živinice is still not established. According to M. Hadžijanić Živinice was mentioned in a Turkish document of 1764 as "Živinice called Uskopči, probably (Oskovci) in nahija Tuzla".[1]

DemographicsEdit

1991Edit

In the 1991 census, the municipality of Živinice had 54,783 inhabitants, of which there were:

The town of Živinice itself had 11,956 residents. By the last documents, Živinice had 12,102 residents.

2013 CensusEdit

Municipality Nationality
Total
Bosniaks
%
Croats
%
Serbs
%
Živinice 53,089 91.90 2,508 4.03 242 0.41 57,765

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SportEdit

Općina ŽiviniceEdit

Bašigovci, Brnjica, Djedino, Dubrave Donje, Dubrave Gornje, Dunajevići, Đurđevik, Gračanica, Kovači, Kršići, Kuljan, Lukavica Donja, Lukavica Gornja, Odorovići, Strašanj, Priluk, Spreča, Suha, Svojat, Šarenjak - Hornica, Šerići, Tupković Donji, Tupković Gornji, Višća Donja, Višća Gornja, Vrnojevići, Zelenika, Zukići, Živinice Gornje, Brcanine, Šišici, Mestrici, Zenuni.

Notable residentsEdit

MonumentsEdit

EducationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Official results from the book: Ethnic composition of Bosnia-Herzegovina population, by municipalities and settlements, 1991. census, Zavod za statistiku Bosne i Hercegovine - Bilten no.234, Sarajevo 1991.

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