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Mali Žam (Serbian Cyrillic: Мали Жам; Romanian: Jamu Mic) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Vršac municipality, in the South Banat District, Vojvodina province.

Mali Žam
Мали Жам
Jamu Mic
The Romanian Orthodox Church
The Romanian Orthodox Church
Mali Žam is located in Serbia
Mali Žam
Mali Žam
Location of Mali Žam within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°12′23″N 21°20′13″E / 45.20639°N 21.33694°E / 45.20639; 21.33694Coordinates: 45°12′23″N 21°20′13″E / 45.20639°N 21.33694°E / 45.20639; 21.33694
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District South Banat
Elevation 88 m (289 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Mali Žam 279
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s) +381(0)13
Car plates



The name in Serbian means "Small Žam/Jam". Across the border into Romania, the first village is called Jamu Mare (Great Jam/Žam).

Ethnic groups (2011 census)Edit

The village has a Romanian ethnic majority and its population numbers 279 individuals (2011 census).

Historical populationEdit

  • 1961: 880
  • 1971: 698
  • 1981: 565
  • 1991: 499
  • 2002: 379
  • 2011: 275


  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

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