Istočni Drvar

Istočni Drvar (Serbian Cyrillic: Источни Дрвар) is a municipality located in western Republika Srpska, an entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. it is situated in the central part of the Bosanska Krajina region. The seat of the municipality is in the village of Potoci.

Istočni Drvar
Источни Дрвар
Istočni Drvar
Istočni Drvar
Coat of arms of Istočni Drvar
Location of Istočni Drvar within Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location of Istočni Drvar within Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location of Istočni Drvar
Coordinates: 44°23′22″N 16°37′25″E / 44.38944°N 16.62361°E / 44.38944; 16.62361Coordinates: 44°23′22″N 16°37′25″E / 44.38944°N 16.62361°E / 44.38944; 16.62361
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Entity Republika Srpska
Geographical regionBosanska Krajina
Government
 • MayorMilka Ivanković (ZSD)
Area
 • Total75.3 km2 (29.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2013)
 • Total79
 • Density1.0/km2 (2.7/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)51

HistoryEdit

In 1995, following the end of the Bosnian War, Istočni Drvar was created from part of the pre-war municipality of Drvar (the other part of the pre-war municipality is now in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina).[1] During the war, it was also known as Srpski Drvar (Српски Дрвар).

As of 2019, it is the smallest municipality by number of inhabitants in Republika Srpska and the whole of Bosnia and Herzegovina.[1]

GeographyEdit

It is located in a densely wooded area between municipalities of Petrovac in the north-west, Ribnik in the east, and Drvar in the south.

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

Population of settlements – Istočni Drvar municipality
Settlement 1991. 2013.
Total 79
1 Potoci 61 66

Ethnic compositionEdit

Ethnic composition – Istočni Drvar municipality (2013)
Total 79 (100.0%)
Serbs 78 (98.73%)
Croats 1 (1.266%)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Milojević, Milkica (30 June 2019). "PATULJASTE OPŠTINE U SRPSKOJ Tri sela, sto stanovnika i gradonačelnica". srpskainfo.com (in Serbian). Retrieved 25 August 2019.

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