Diosig

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Diosig
Bihardiószeg
Commune
Diosig is located in Romania
Diosig
Diosig
Coordinates: 47°18′N 22°0′E / 47.300°N 22.000°E / 47.300; 22.000
Country  Romania
County Bihor County
Population (2002)[1] 9,653
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Diosig (Hungarian: Bihardiószeg) is a commune in Bihor County, northwestern Romania with a population of 9653 people. It is composed of two villages, Diosig and Ianca (Jankafalva).

At the 2002 census, 56.5% of inhabitants were Hungarians, 32.6% Romanians and 10.7% Roma. 53.4% were Reformed, 27.7% Romanian Orthodox, 8.2% Roman Catholic, 4.9% Pentecostal, 2.2% Seventh-Day Adventist and 1.5% Baptist.

Coordinates: 47°18′N 22°00′E / 47.300°N 22.000°E / 47.300; 22.000

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010