Bosniaks in Kosovo

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Bosniaks of Kosovo
Bosniaks in Kosovo 2011 census.GIF
Bosniaks in Kosovo by settlements according to the 2011 census
Total population
27,553 (1.6%) (2011 census)
Regions with significant populations
Prizren  · Dragaš  · Peć  · Istok
Bosnian language
Predominantly Sunni Islam
Related ethnic groups
Gorani, Serbs

Bosniaks are the second largest ethnic minority group in Kosovo, according to the 2011 Census.


The 2011 census states the number of Bosniaks in Kosovo are 27,553, with around 21,000 of them living in the municipalities of Prizren and Dragaš.[1] Bosniaks make up a part of the 1.6% non-Albanian population.


There is one Bosniak political party in Kosovo:

Most Bosniaks feel safe in Kosovo, but there are few that experience violence targeted towards them. There have been no Bosniak returns to Kosovo. Instead, more Bosniaks are selling their homes to leave for Bosnia and Herzegovina and Western Europe.[2]

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