Administrative divisions of Kosovo

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Kosovo[a] is administratively subdivided into districts (Albanian: rajone, Serbian: окрузи / okruzi).[1] They are further subdivided into municipalities (Albanian: komuna, Serbian: општина / opština).

The entities were created by UNMIK and based on the entities in the Autonomous Province of Kosovo and Metohija.

Type Quantity
Districts of Kosovo 7 (since 2000)
Municipalities of Kosovo 38

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a.   ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the 2013 Brussels Agreement. Kosovo has been recognized as an independent state by 112 out of 193 United Nations member states, while 10 states have recognized Kosovo only to later withdraw their recognition.