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Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosna i Hercegovina
Босна и Херцеговина
Anthem: 
Državna himna Bosne i Hercegovine
National Anthem of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Capital
and largest city
Sarajevo[1]
43°52′N18°25′E / 43.867°N 18.417°E / 43.867; 18.417
Official languagesBosnian,
Croatian and
Serbian (de facto)
None (de jure)
Ethnic groups(2013 census[2])
Demonym
GovernmentFederalparliamentary
republic
[3]
Valentin Inzkoa
Mladen Ivanićb
Dragan Čovićc
Bakir Izetbegovićd
Denis Zvizdić
LegislatureParliamentary Assembly
House of Peoples
House of Representatives
Establishment history
c. 1154
c. 1377
c. 1463
• Secession from Austria-Hungary
29 October 1918
4 December 1918
25 November 1943
• Independence from SFR Yugoslavia
1 March 1992
• Observed[4]
6 April 1992
14 December 1995
Area
• Total
51,197 km2 (19,767 sq mi) (127th)
• Water (%)
0.8%
Population
• 2013 census
3,531,159[5]
• Density
68.97/km2 (178.6/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2016 estimate
• Total
$41.127 billion[6]
• Per capita
$11,647[6]
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
• Total
$16.306 billion[7]
• Per capita
$4,617.75[7]
Gini (2013)36.2[8]
medium
HDI (2014)Increase 0.733[9]
high · 85th
CurrencyConvertible mark (BAM)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
• Summer (DST)
CEST (UTC+2)
Date formatdd. mm. yyyy. (CE)
Drives on theright
Calling code387
ISO 3166 codeBA
Internet TLD.ba
  1. Not a government member; the High Representative is an international civilian overseer of the Dayton peace agreement with authority to dismiss elected and non-elected officials and enact legislation.
  2. Chair of current presidency (Serb)
  3. Current presidency member (Croat)
  4. Current presidency member (Bosniak)

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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