Svoge Municipality

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Svoge Municipality

Община Своге
Map of Svoge municipality (Sofia Province).png
Country Bulgaria
ProvinceSofia Province
SeatSvoge

Svoge Municipality is located in western Bulgaria and is a part of Sofia Province. It covers a territory of 868,6 km² and has a population of around 21,000 people, more than 1/3 of which lives in the town of Svoge itself. The municipality also includes 37 villages. The municipality is one of the largest by area in the country. It neighbours Montana Province, Vratsa Province & Sofia (City of) province.

Demography[edit]

Religion[edit]

According to the latest Bulgarian census of 2011, the religious composition, among those who answered the optional question on religious identification, was the following:

Religious composition of Svoge Municipality [1]
Orthodox Christianity
95.1%
Catholicism
0.3%
Protestantism
0.2%
Islam
0.1%
No religion
1.3%
Prefer not to answer, others and indefinable
%

Nearly all inhabitants are Christians.

Populated places[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Religious composition of Bulgaria 2011". pop-stat.mashke.org.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 43°36′00″N 23°34′59″E / 43.60000°N 23.58306°E / 43.60000; 23.58306