Croatian German

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Croatian Germans are citizens in Germany of Croatian descent.

Demographics[edit]

According to the German Federal Statistical Office from Wiesbaden in year 2007 225,309 Croatian citizens living in Germany.[1] According to data from church institutions there are about 310,000 to 350,000 Croatians living in Germany.

Numbers of Croats[edit]

In Germany per year[edit]

  • 2006: 227,510
  • 2005: 228,926
  • 2004: 229,172
  • 2003: 236,570
  • 2002: 230,987
  • 2001: 223,819
  • 1994: 176,251
  • 1993: 153,146

Per federal state[edit]

In year 2005

Number of Croats per German federal state
# Federal state People
1. Baden-Württemberg 77,461
2. Bayern 51,237
3. Berlin 11,517 [2]
4. Brandenburg 259
5. Bremen 950
6. Hamburg 4,966
7. Hessen 31,207
8. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 222
9. Niedersachsen ¹ 6,424
10. Nordrhein-Westfalen 36,488
11. Rheinland-Pfalz 7,243
12. Saarland 634
13. Sachsen 253
14. Sachsen-Anhalt 177
15. Schleswig-Holstein 1,753
16. Thüringen 95

¹31. December 2007

Cities[edit]

In year 2005

Number of Croats in larger cities
City People
München 24,866
Stuttgart 13,386
Frankfurt am Main 12,408
Berlin 11,517
Mannheim 6,555
Hamburg 4,585
Düsseldorf ¹ 3,550
Nürnberg 3,392
Hannover ³ 3,102
Köln 2,854
Karlsruhe 2,423
Augsburg ³ 2,237
Offenbach am Main 1,999
Essen ² 1,944
Pforzheim ¹ 1,481
Wiesbaden 1,263
Ulm 1,107
Darmstadt ¹ 751
Heidelberg 326

¹31. December 2004, ²30. June 2006, ³31. December 2007

Art and culture[edit]

Notable Croatian artists in Germany:

References[edit]

  1. ^ German Federal Statistical Office, http://www.destatis.de/
  2. ^ Einwohnerregisterstatistik http://www.statistik-berlin.de/statistiken/EinwohnArbeitsm/Auslaender_Tabelle.htm

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