Majur, Sisak-Moslavina County

Majur is a settlement and a municipality in central Croatia in the Sisak-Moslavina County. It has a population of 1,185, 70.04% of whom are Croats (2011 census) and 27.26% are ethnic Serbs.[3]

Majur
Općina Majur
Municipality of Majur
Majur is located in Croatia
Majur
Majur
Location of Majur in Croatia
Coordinates: 45°15′0″N 16°31′48″E / 45.25000°N 16.53000°E / 45.25000; 16.53000
Country Croatia
RegionContinental Croatia
CountyFlag of Sisak-Moslavina County.png Sisak-Moslavina
MunicipalityMajur
Area
 • Total67.96 km2 (26.24 sq mi)
Elevation
160 m (520 ft)
Population
 (2011)[2]
 • Total1,185
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)(+385) 044
Image of Majur municipality within Sisak-Moslavina County

By census 1991 Serbs were majority 1,381 (54.05%), then Croats 1,036 (40.54%), Yugoslavs 72 (2.81%) and others 66 (2.58%).[citation needed] Majur is underdeveloped municipality which is statistically classified as the First Category Area of Special State Concern by the Government of Croatia.[4]

HistoryEdit

DemographicsEdit

SettlementsEdit

The municipality consists of 11 settlements:[2]

SightsEdit

Notable natives and residentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Općine na područjima posebne državne skrbi Republike Hrvatske" (PDF). Croatian Chamber of Economy. Retrieved 15 April 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Majur". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  3. ^ "Population by Ethnicity, by Towns/Municipalities, 2011 Census: County of Sisak-Moslavina". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  4. ^ Lovrinčević, Željko; Davor, Mikulić; Budak, Jelena (June 2004). "AREAS OF SPECIAL STATE CONCERN IN CROATIA- REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT DIFFERENCES AND THE DEMOGRAPHIC AND EDUCATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS". Ekonomski pregled, Vol.55 No.5-6. Archived from the original on 18 August 2018. Retrieved 25 August 2018.

Coordinates: 45°15′0″N 16°31′48″E / 45.25000°N 16.53000°E / 45.25000; 16.53000