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Teočak (Cyrillic: Теочак) is a town and municipality located in Tuzla Canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, an entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Teočak

Теочак
Location of Teočak within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Location of Teočak within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Teočak is located in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Teočak
Teočak
Location of Teočak
Coordinates: 44°36′10″N 18°59′05″E / 44.60278°N 18.98472°E / 44.60278; 18.98472Coordinates: 44°36′10″N 18°59′05″E / 44.60278°N 18.98472°E / 44.60278; 18.98472
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Government
 • Municipality presidentTaib Muminović (SDA)
Area
 • Total29 km2 (11 sq mi)
Population
 (2013 census)
 • Total7,607
 • Density262/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)+387 35

GeographyEdit

The town of Teočak is located north of Kalesija and northeast of Tuzla. It is administratively part of the Tuzla Canton and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

HistoryEdit

During the 1990s, due to the Bosnian war, the area of Teočak received several hundred Bosniak refugees from primarily the north and northeast areas of Teočak.

Before the war, Teočak was part of the Ugljevik municipality, and became itself a municipality as part of the Dayton Agreement.

ReligionEdit

The total number of mosques in the Teočak municipality is 7.[1]

DemographicsEdit

The total population of the municipality of Teočak is estimated at approximately 9,000 inhabitants.

Demographics / 1991 censusEdit

2013 CensusEdit

Municipality Nationality
Total
Bosniaks
%
Croats
%
Serbs
%
Teočak 7,398 99.64 5 0.06 7 0.09 7,424

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GalleryEdit

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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