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Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosna i Hercegovina
Босна и Херцеговина
Anthem: "Državna himna Bosne i Hercegovine"
(English: "The National Anthem of Bosnia and Herzegovina")

Location of  Bosnia and Herzegovina  (green)in Europe  (dark grey)
Location of  Bosnia and Herzegovina  (green)

in Europe  (dark grey)

Capital
and largest city
Sarajevo[1]
43°52′N18°25′E / 43.867°N 18.417°E / 43.867; 18.417
Official languagesNone at federal level
National languagesBosnian
Croatian
Serbian
Demonym
GovernmentFederalparliamentary
constitutionalrepublic
[2]
Valentin Inzkoa
Dragan Čovićb
Mladen Ivanićc
Bakir Izetbegovićd
Denis Zvizdić
LegislatureParliamentary Assembly
House of Peoples
House of Representatives
Establishment history
c. 1154
c. 1377
c. 1463
1878
• Secession from Austria-Hungary
29 October 1918
4 December 1918
25 November 1943
• Independence from SFR Yugoslavia
1 March 1992
• Observed[3]
6 April 1992
14 December 1995
Area
• Total
51,129 km2 (19,741 sq mi) (125th)
• Water (%)
0.8%
Population
• 2013 census
3,531,159[4]
• Density
68.97/km2 (178.6/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2016 estimate
• Total
$42.239 billion[5]
• Per capita
$11,034[5]
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
• Total
$14.412 billion[6]
• Per capita
$4,617.75[6]
Gini (2011)33.8[7]
medium · 18th
HDI (2016)Increase 0.750[8]
high · 81st
CurrencyConvertible mark (BAM)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
• Summer (DST)
CEST (UTC+2)
Date formatdd. mm. yyyy. (CE)
Drives on theright
Calling code+387
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 (Croat)
  3. Current presidency member (Serb)
  4. Current presidency member (Bosniak)

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 20, 2018


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