Zvečan

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Zvečan
Municipality an ceety
Звечан / Zvečan
Zveçan / Zveçani
The toun of Zvečan wi Zvečan Fortress
The toun of Zvečan wi Zvečan Fortress
Offeecial seal o Zvečan
Seal
Zvečan is located in Serbia
Zvečan
Zvečan
Location in Serbie
Coordinates: 42°54′N 20°50′E / 42.900°N 20.833°E / 42.900; 20.833
Kintra Kosovo
Govrenment
 • Mayor Dragiša Milović
Aurie
 • Tot 104 km2 (40 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Tot 17,000 (municipality)
 • Density 204/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38227
Aurie code(s) +381 28
Caur plates 02
Wabsteid Municipality o Zvečan

Zvečan (Serbie: Звечан, Zvečan; Albanie: Zveçan or Zveçani) is a toun an municipality in the Kosovska Mitrovica destrict o Kosovo. It is a pairt o North Kosovo, a region wi an ethnic Serb majority that functions lairgely autonomously frae the remainder o the ethnic-Albanie-majority Kosovo. The municipality covers an aurie o 104 km2 (40 sq mi), an consists o 35 veelages.[1] As o 2008, the municipality haes a population o approximately 17,000.[1]

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In November 2005, it wis estimatit that the municipality wis 95% Serb, wi anerlie 4 Albanie faimilies in the aurie.

Accordin tae 2006 estimates, the municipality o Zvečan haed a population o 16,600 fowk. As o 2008, the municipality haes a population o approximately 17,000 inhabitants, o which ca. 16,050 (ca. 94%) are Serbs. Some 350 Albanies are concentratit in the veelages o Boljetin, Lipa an Žaža, wi 80 Kosovo Albanie faimilies haein returned tae the municipality syne 2000. A sma nummer o ither minorities reside in the municipality an aw. Aboot 4,000 Kosovo Serbs are locatit in the municipality as Internally displacit persons (IDPs) as well as 250 refugees frae Croatie.[1]

Ethnic Composition, Including IDPs
Year/Population Albanies  % Serbs  % Ithers  % IDP  % Total
1991 1,934 19.3 7,591 75.7 554 5 0 0 10,030
Januar 1999 2,261 24.5 6,825 73.9 146 1.6 0 0 9,229
Current figur 350 2.1 12,050 72.6 250 1.5 4,200 25.3 16,600
Ref: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe[2]

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References:

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 OSCE Mission in Kosovo: Municipal profile of Zvečan, April 2008. – Retrieved on 15 May 2009.
  2. Documents Library. OSCE. Retrieved on 29 November 2011.

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