Bavanište

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Bavanište
Баваниште
Village
The Orthodox Church
The Orthodox Church
Bavanište is located in Serbia
Bavanište
Bavanište
Location of Bavanište within Serbia
Coordinates: 44°49′05″N 20°52′20″E / 44.81806°N 20.87222°E / 44.81806; 20.87222Coordinates: 44°49′05″N 20°52′20″E / 44.81806°N 20.87222°E / 44.81806; 20.87222
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District South Banat
Elevation 82 m (269 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Bavanište 6,106
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 26222
Area code(s) +381(0)13
Car plates KO

Bavanište (Serbian Cyrillic: Баваниште) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Kovin municipality, in the South Banat District of Vojvodina province. The village has a Serb ethnic majority (89.37%) and its population numbers 6,106 people (2002 census).

Name[edit]

In Serbian the village is known as Bavanište (Баваниште), in Romanian as Bavaniște, in Hungarian as Homokbálványos, and in German as Bawanischte.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1948: 5,805
  • 1953: 6,066
  • 1961: 6,133
  • 1971: 6,322
  • 1981: 6,412
  • 1991: 6,517

Major ethnic groups[edit]

Year Total Serbs Romani Macedonians Yugoslavs Hungarians Romanians Croats Rest
1991 6,517 87.32% 6.82% 0.87% 1.93% 0.75% 0.29% 0.38% 1.64%
2002 6,106 89.37% 6.73% 0.58% 0.26% 0.60% 0.26% 0.613% 2.03%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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