Pehčevo Municipality

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Pehčevo Municipality
Општина Пехчево
Rural municipality
Flag of Pehčevo Municipality
Flag
Official logo of Pehčevo Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Pehčevo Municipality
Country  Macedonia
Region Eastern Statistical Region
Municipal seat Pehčevo
Government
 • Mayor Igor Popovski (VMRO-DPMNE)
Area
 • Total 207 km2 (80 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 5,517
 • Density 26.9/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Area code(s) 033
car plates KO
Website http://www.opstinapehcevo.gov.mk/

Pehčevo Municipality (Macedonian: Општина Пехчево [ˈpɛxtʃɛvɔ]) is a municipality in eastern part of Republic of Macedonia. Pehčevo is also the name of the town where the municipal seat is found. This municipality is part of the Eastern Statistical Region.

Basic information[edit]

Pehčevo Municipality is located in the easternmost part of the Republic of Macedonia between 41°06' and 41°53' latitude and 22°37' and 23°12' longitude. It is bordered to the east by the city of Sandanski in Bulgaria, to south and west by the Municipality of Berovo and to the north by the Municipality of Delčevo.

The municipality has a moderate continental climate with modification of the climate in the higher mountain and lowland parts. The relief is mainly hilly-mountainous, with lowland terrains.

Demographics[edit]

According to the last national census from 2002, this municipality has 5,517 inhabitants.[1]

Inhabited places and number of inhabitants by place[edit]

  • Pehčevo = 3,193
  • Umlena = 319
  • Robovo = 385
  • Ciflik = 309
  • Pancarevo = 395
  • Negrevo = 122
  • Crnik = 794
  • TOTAL = 5,517

Ethnic groups in the Municipality of Pehcevo[edit]

  • Macedonians = 4,737 (85.9%)
  • Roma = 390 (7.1%)
  • Turks = 357 (6.5%)
  • Others = 33 (0.6%)
  • TOTAL = 5,517

Employment and Unemployment[edit]

Employed[edit]

  • Male = 885
  • Female = 485
  • Total employed = 1,370

Unemployed[edit]

  • Male = 458
  • Female = 451
  • Total unemployed = 909

Agriculture and rural development[edit]

Agriculture[edit]

Livestock by inhabitant place[edit]

Cattle[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 190
  • Robovo = 510
  • Umlena = 194
  • Pancarevo = 276
  • Crnik = 100
  • Negrevo = 138
  • Ciflik = 144
Sheep[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 3000
  • Robovo = 1400
  • Umlena = 1441
  • Pancarevo = 1850
  • Crnik = 2130
  • Negrevo = 1120
  • Ciflik = 631
Poultry[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 977
  • Robovo = 1755
  • Umlena = 1234
  • Pancarevo = 2124
  • Crnik = 836
  • Negrevo = 617
  • Ciflik = 944
Pigs[edit]
Goats[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 170
  • Robovo = 100
  • Umlena = 60
  • Pancarevo = 100
  • Crnik = 124
  • Negrevo = 50
  • Ciflik = 60

Orchards by inhabitant place[edit]

Plums[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 17000
  • Robovo = 7000
  • Umlena = 6000
  • Pancarevo = 11000
  • Crnik = 12000
  • Negrevo = 9000
  • Ciflik = 6000
Apples[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 3200
  • Robovo = 2000
  • Umlena = 1600
  • Pancarevo = 5300
  • Crnik = 5300
  • Negrevo = 400
  • Ciflik = 1300
Cheries[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 150
  • Robovo = 50
  • Umlena = 70
  • Pancarevo = 1000
  • Crnik = 1000
  • Negrevo = 70
  • Ciflik = 30
Sour-cheries[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 1200
  • Robovo = 50
  • Umlena = 500
  • Pancarevo = 400
  • Crnik = 400
  • Negrevo = /
  • Ciflik = 400
Pears[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 150
  • Robovo = 400
  • Umlena = 300
  • Pancarevo = 800
  • Crnik = 800
  • Negrevo = 80
  • Ciflik = 80
Quinces[edit]
  • Pehčevo = /
  • Robovo = /
  • Umlena = /
  • Pancarevo = /
  • Crnik = /
  • Negrevo = 10
  • Ciflik = /
Walnuts[edit]
  • Pehčevo = 100
  • Robovo = 20
  • Umlena = 50
  • Pancarevo = 800
  • Crnik = 800
  • Negrevo = 100
  • Ciflik = 20

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

Coordinates: 41°46′N 22°53′E / 41.76°N 22.88°E / 41.76; 22.88