Braničevo District

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Braničevo District
Браничевски округ
Braničevski okrug
District of Serbia
Location of Braničevo District in Serbia
Location of Braničevo District in Serbia
Coordinates: 44°37′N 21°11′E / 44.617°N 21.183°E / 44.617; 21.183Coordinates: 44°37′N 21°11′E / 44.617°N 21.183°E / 44.617; 21.183
Country  Serbia
Administrative centre Požarevac
Government
 • Commissioner Goran S. Petrović (DS)
Area
 • Total 3,865 km2 (1,492 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 180,480
 • Density 46.7/km2 (121/sq mi)
Municipalities 7 and 1 city
Settlements 189
- Cities and towns 7
- Villages 182

The Braničevo District (Serbian: Браничевски округ / Braničevski okrug), (pronounced [brǎnitʃɛv̞ɔ]; expands in the north-east of Serbia. It has a population of 180,480. The administrative centre of the district is Požarevac, a famous cross-roads, with numerous communications running through it still today. The district corresponds to the Braničevo region.

Municipalities[edit]

The district encompasses the municipalities of:

Municipalities of the Braničevo district

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1948 246,475 —    
1961 263,344 +6.8%
1971 263,015 −0.1%
1981 263,677 +0.3%
1991 253,492 −3.9%
2002 200,503 −20.9%
2011 180,480 −10.0%

Ethnic groups (2002 census)[edit]

  • Serbs = 174,818 (87.2%)
  • Vlachs = 14,083 (7.0%)
  • Roma = 3,188 (1.6%)
  • other (4.2%)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Note: All official material made by the Government of Serbia is public by law. Information was taken from www.srbija.gov.rs.