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Getting to know your country_Bosnia and Herzegovina

Posted by Tina on July 18, 2015 at 9:20 PM

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Official country name: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Governmental system: emerging federal democratic republic

Head of state: Chairman of the Council of Ministers Denis ZVIZDIC

Official languages: Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian

Region: Europe

Allies or blocs: Korea, North Korea, USA, Russia



Population and growth rate:3,871,643 -0.11%

Major religions or cultures: Muslim 40%, Orthodox 31%, Roman Catholic 15%, other 14%

Standard of living:



Development status: underdeveloped country

Climate : hot summers and cold winters; areas of high elevation have short, cool summers and long, severe winters; mild, rainy winters along coast

Environment(problems, innovations, etc) : air pollution from metallurgical plants; sites for disposing of urban waste are limited; water shortages and destruction of infrastructure because of the 1992-95 civil strife; deforestation

Has this nation met the Millennium Development Goal targets?


Economic system: transitional economy

GDP and growth rate $19.55 billion (2014 est.)

Major cities Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Tuzla, Zenica, Mostar, Bijeljina

Infrastructure status(good, poor, etc) poor


Trade blocs/associations


Balance of payments/trade

Major exports/imports Major exports : metals, clothing, wood products Major imports : machinery and equipment, chemicals, fuels, foodstuffs


Major trade partners


International monetary Fund, World bank positions

(debtor nation? donor nation?


Natural resources: coal, iron ore, bauxite, copper, lead, zinc, chromite, cobalt, manganese, nickel, clay, gypsum, salt, sand, timber, hydropower


Energy sources: electricity, crude oil, refined petroleum products, natural gas



Military organization

Percent of GDP spent of defense: 0.98%

Major weapons, nuclear capability, etc




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