Vidin Municipality ( Bulgarian: Община Видин) is a municipality ( ) in obshtina Vidin Province, Northwestern Bulgaria, located along the right bank of Danube river in the Danubian Plain. It is named after its administrative centre - the city of Vidin which is also the capital of the province.
The municipality embraces a territory of 501 km² with a population of 66,126 inhabitants, as of December 2009.
road E79 crosses the area, connecting the province centre of Vidin with the city of Montana and respectively with the western operating part of Hemus motorway.
Settlements [ edit ]
Vidin Municipality within Vidin Province
Vidin Municipality includes the following 34 places (towns are shown in bold):
Demography [ edit ]
The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades. Since 1992 Vidin Municipality has comprised the former municipality of Dunavtsi and the numbers in the table reflect this unification.
Sources: Census 2001, Census 2011, [5 ] „pop-stat.mashke.org“, [6 ] [7 ]
Ethnic composition [ edit ]
According to the 2011 census, among those who answered the optional question on ethnic identification, the ethnic composition of the municipality was the following: [8 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian provinces and municipalities in 2009
^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian towns in 2009
^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian villages under 1000 inhabitants - December 2009
^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian Settlements 1000-5000 inhabitants - December 2009
^ (English) National Statistical Institute - Census 2001
^ "Population of Bulgarian divisions". Pop-stat.mashke.org. 2011-02-01 . Retrieved 2012-03-28.
^ Population by province, municipality, settlement and ethnic identification, by 01.02.2011; Bulgarian National Statistical Institute (Bulgarian)
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