1971 population census in Bosnia and Herzegovina

The 1971 population census in Bosnia and Herzegovina was the tenth census of the population of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia conducted a population census on 31 March 1971. 3,746,111 people populated the territory of Socialist Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina at the time.[1]

10th Census of Bosnia and Herzegovina

31 March 1971 (1971-03-31)

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Ethnic map of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1971 by settlements
General information
CountrySocialist Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Results
Total population3,746,111

Population of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1971 by nationality

  ethnic Muslims (39.57%)
  Serbs (37.19%)
  Croats (20.62%)
  Yugoslavs (1.17%)
  Others (1.45%)

OverallEdit

Nationality Number Percentage Number change Percentage
change
ethnic Muslims 1,482,430 39.57%  640,183  13.88%
Serbs 1,393,148 37.19%  12,905  5.7%
Croats 772,491 20.62%  60,831  1.1%
Yugoslavs 43,796 1.17%  232,087  7.25%
Others 54,246 1.45%  2,694  0.17%
Total 3,746,111 -  468,176 -

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Marić, Franjo (1996). Pregled pučanstva Bosne i Hercegovine između 1879. i 1995. godine [Overview of the population of Bosnia and Herzegovina between 1879 and 1995] (in Croatian). Zagreb. ISBN 953-6055-18-X.