Rogatica

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Rogatica
Рогатица
Location of Rogatica within Republika Srpska
Location of Rogatica within Republika Srpska
Coordinates: 43°48′N 19°00′E / 43.800°N 19.000°E / 43.800; 19.000Coordinates: 43°48′N 19°00′E / 43.800°N 19.000°E / 43.800; 19.000
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Entity Republika Srpska
Government
 • Mayor Radomir Jovičić (Alliance of Independent Social Democrats)
Area
 • Total 645 km2 (249 sq mi)
Population (2013 census)
 • Total 11,603
 • Density 18/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) 57
Website City of Rogatica

Rogatica (Serbian Cyrillic: Рогатица) is a municipality and town in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina located 60 kilometres northeast of Sarajevo; midway on the road from Goražde towards Sokolac. Rogatica and the town of Žepa are located in the Rogatica municipality in the Republika Srpska entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Demographics[edit]

1971[edit]

25.501 total

1991[edit]

In the census of 1991, the municipality had 21,812 residents, the ethnic distribution of which were;

  • 15,374 Bosniaks (60.38%)
  • 10,169 Serbs (30.48%)
  • 185 Yugoslavs (0.85%)
  • 18 Croats (0.08%)
  • 66 others (0.30%)

The town of Rogatica itself had 8,930 inhabitants:

  • 5,662 Bosniaks (63%)
  • 3,062 Serbs (34%)
  • 139 Yugoslavs (2%)
  • others (1%)

From 1991, no census was conducted until 2013, but the results of that census will not be known until sometime in 2014.[1]

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