Rakovica is a veelage in sooth-central Croatie, in the region o Kordun sooth o Karlovac an Slunj, an north o the Plitvice Lochs. The total municipality population is 2,623 (2001), while the veelage itsel haes 356 residents. Accordin tae that census, 91% (2387) are Croats an 3,58% (94) are Serbs. Due tae proximity o Plitvice lochs ane of the main fields o income is tourism. Ane o its sichts are the Caves o Barać which wur reopened for visitors in 2004.
Rakovica achieved some prominence in Croatie history in October 1871, when several members o the Croatie Pairty o Richts led bi Eugen Kvaternik disavoued the offeecial pairty poseetion advocatin a poleetical solution tae the issue o Croatie athin the Habsburg Monarchy an insteid launched a revolt in the veelage.