Surduk

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Surduk
Сурдук
Village
The Orthodox church.
The Orthodox church.
Surduk is located in Serbia
Surduk
Surduk
Coordinates: 45°05′N 20°19′E / 45.083°N 20.317°E / 45.083; 20.317
Country  Serbia
Province  Vojvodina
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,589
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Surduk (Serbian Cyrillic: Сурдук) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Stara Pazova municipality, in the Srem District, Vojvodina province. The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbering 1,589 people (2002 census).

Name[edit]

Surduk derives its name from the Turkish word for the cliffs near the Danube river. In ancient times it was known as Rittium.

Ethnic groups (2002 census)[edit]

  • Serbs = 1,463 (92.07%)
  • Roma = 61
  • Slovaks = 10
  • others (including Hungarians, Croats, etc.).

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 1,782
  • 1971: 1,467
  • 1981: 1,332
  • 1991: 1,253

References[edit]

  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 45°05′N 20°19′E / 45.083°N 20.317°E / 45.083; 20.317