Ostrovo, Croatia

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Ostrovo
Острово (Serbian)[1]
Village
Skyline of Ostrovo
Location of Ostrovo
Ostrovo is located in Croatia
Ostrovo
Ostrovo
Coordinates: 45°22′26″N 18°42′22″E / 45.373766°N 18.706208°E / 45.373766; 18.706208
Country  Croatia
County Flag of Vukovar-Syrmia County.svg Vukovar-Srijem
Municipality Markušica
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 612
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Ostrovo (Serbian Cyrillic: Острово)[3] is a village in Croatia, municipality Markušica, Vukovar-Srijem County.

Education[edit]

Branch school of Elementary school Markušica is located in Ostrovo. Education at local schools is implemented in Serbian language.[4]

History[edit]

During the war in Croatia Ostrovo was within self-proclaimed Serb political entity SAO Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Syrmia. In the final stages of conflict United Nations Mission conducted peaceful reintegration this region into Croatian jurisdiction.

Demographic history[edit]

According to the 1991 census, the village was inhabited by a majority of Serbs (85,18%), and minority of Croats (7,91%) and Yugoslavs (4,29%).[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Government of Croatia (October 2013). "Peto izvješće Republike Hrvatske o primjeni Europske povelje o regionalnim ili manjinskim jezicima" (PDF) (in Croatian). Council of Europe. p. 36. Retrieved 30 November 2016. 
  2. ^ "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Ostrovo". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Registar Geografskih Imena Nacionalnih Manjina Republike Hrvatske" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-03-08. 
  4. ^ Popis osnovnih i srednjih škola s nastavom na jeziku i pismu nacionalnih manjina po modelu A, školska godina 2011./2012., Ministarstvo znanosti obrazovanja i sporta
  5. ^ "попис становништва 1991" (PDF). Савезни завод за статистику и евиденцију ФНРЈ и СФРЈ.