Zenica-Doboj Canton

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Zenica-Doboj Canton

Zeničko-dobojski kanton[1]

Zeničko-dobojski kanton (bs)
Zeničko-dobojska županija (hr)
Зеничко-добојски кантон (sr)
Flag of Zenica-Doboj Canton
Flag
Coat of arms of Zenica-Doboj Canton
Coat of arms
Location of the Zenica-Doboj Canton
Location of the Zenica-Doboj Canton
Coordinates: 44°14′N 18°12′E / 44.233°N 18.200°E / 44.233; 18.200
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina
EntityFederation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Main cityZenica
Municipalities
Government
 • Prime MinisterMirza Ganić (SDA)
Area
 • Total3,415.3 km2 (1,318.7 sq mi)
Population
(2013 census)[2]
 • Total385,067
 • Density112.75/km2 (292.0/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codeBA-04
Websitewww.zdk.ba

The Zenica-Doboj Canton (Bosnian: Zeničko-dobojski kanton[1]) is one of 10 cantons of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The capital is Zenica.

History

During the protests and riots in Bosnia and Herzegovina in February 2014, the entire government of the Zenica-Doboj Canton resigned.[3][4]

2013 Census

Nationality
Total
Bosniaks
%
Croats
%
Serbs
%
299,462 82.17 43,819 12.02 5,543 1.52 364,433

[5]

Geography

This canton is situated in the central part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The cantonal capital is Zenica and the other town mentioned in the name is Doboj, which is in Republika Srpska, but part of the former Doboj municipality is in the Zenica-Doboj Canton. The canton has an area of 3,904 km2.

Municipalities

The canton is split into the municipalities of Breza, Doboj Jug, Kakanj, Maglaj, Olovo, Tešanj, Vareš, Visoko, Zavidovići, Zenica, Žepče, Usora.

See also

References

  1. ^ a b The Constitution of the Zenica-Doboj Canton Archived April 10, 2012, at the Wayback Machine Official name of canton is Zenica-Doboj Canton
  2. ^ "First release" (PDF). Federal Office of Statistics, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. June 30, 2011.
  3. ^ "Government of Zenica-Doboj Canton Resigned". Sarajevo Times. 7 February 2014. Retrieved 1 April 2015.
  4. ^ "Vlada Zeničko-dobojskog kantona podnosi ostavku". RTVBN. 7 February 2014. Retrieved 1 April 2015.
  5. ^ Link text, additional text.

Coordinates: 44°14′N 18°12′E / 44.233°N 18.200°E / 44.233; 18.200