Širine

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Širine
Village
Širine is located in Croatia
Širine
Širine
Coordinates: 45°46′07″N 18°33′38″E / 45.76861°N 18.56056°E / 45.76861; 18.56056
CountryCroatia
RegionBaranya
CountyOsijek-Baranja
MunicipalityPetlovac
Elevation
299 ft (91 m)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total58
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Area code(s)(+385) 31

Širine (Hungarian: Braidaföld) is a settlement in the region of Baranja, Croatia. Administratively, it is located in the Petlovac municipality within the Osijek-Baranja County. Population is 58 people.[1]

History[edit]

Širine has existed as part of the settlement from 1869. It was formally established as an independent settlement in 1991, when it was separated from the territory of Šumarina.

Population[edit]

Population data graph 1857.-2011.[2]

Ethnic composition, 1991. census[edit]

Širine
1991

total: 170

  Croats 70 (41.17%)
  Yugoslavs 25 (14.70%)
  Hungarians 20 (11.76%)
  Serbs 18 (10.58%)
  Germans 14 (8.23%)
  Slovenes 12 (7.05%)
  Montenegrins 4 (2.35%)
  Albanians 1 (0.58%)
  Turks 1 (0.58%)
  ethnically undeclared 3 (1.76%)
  regionaly declared 2 (1.17%)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Širine". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  2. ^ Naselja i stanovništvo Republike Hrvatske 1857.-2001., www.dzs.hr

Literature[edit]

  • Book: "Narodnosni i vjerski sastav stanovništva Hrvatske, 1880–1991: po naseljima, author: Jakov Gelo, izdavač: Državni zavod za statistiku Republike Hrvatske, 1998., ISBN 953-6667-07-X, ISBN 978-953-6667-07-9;

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