Bogovinje Municipality

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Municipality of Bogovinje
Општина Боговиње
Komuna e Bogovinës
Rural municipality
Flag of Municipality of Bogovinje
Flag
Official logo of Municipality of Bogovinje
Coat of arms
Location of Municipality of Bogovinje
Coordinates: 41°56′N 20°55′E / 41.933°N 20.917°E / 41.933; 20.917Coordinates: 41°56′N 20°55′E / 41.933°N 20.917°E / 41.933; 20.917
Region Polog
Municipal seat Bogovinje
Population
 • Total 28,997
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Bogovinje (Macedonian: About this sound Боговиње , Albanian: Bogovinë) is a municipality in western part of Republic of Macedonia. Bogovinje is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found. Bogovinje Municipality is part of the Polog Statistical Region.

Geography[edit]

The municipality borders Tetovo Municipality to the north, Brvenica Municipality to the east, Vrapčište Municipality to the south, and Kosovo to the west.

Demographics[edit]

According to the last national census from 2002 this municipality has 28,997 inhabitants.[1]

Ethnic groups in the municipality include:

  • Albanians = 27,614 (95.2%)
  • Turks = 1,183 (4.1%)
  • Macedonians = 37 (0.1%)
  • others = 163

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

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