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Bosnia
Bosnia and Herzegovina

The World Language Process program of the UNKOMMON Foundation is proposing a World Conference / Congress on the subject of a Universal Auxiliary Language.

We would like to have participants from every country in the world including individuals from as many languages possible.

As people agree to participate we hope to update these web pages.

Persons the WLP Proposes to Participate
name

Name

Geographic Location
Location:

    Southeastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic Sea and Croatia

Border countries:

    Croatia 932 km, Serbia and Montenegro 527 km

Cultural Demographics
Population:

4,025,476 (July 2005 est.)

Cultural Groups:

Ethnic groups: Serb 37.1%, Bosniak 48%, Croat 14.3%, other 0.6% (2000) note: Bosniak has replaced Muslim as an ethnic term in part to avoid confusion with the religious term Muslim - an adherent of Islam

Religions: Muslim 40%, Orthodox 31%, Roman Catholic 15%, other 14%

Languages Spoken:

Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian

Literacy:
male:98.4%
female:91.1% (2000 est.)

Provinces and Universities
Capital:

    Sarajevo

Number of provinces

2 first-order administrative divisions and 1 internationally supervised district* - Brcko district (Brcko Distrikt)*, the Bosniak/Croat Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federacija Bosna i Hercegovina) and the Bosnian Serb-led Republika Srpska; note - Brcko district is in northeastern Bosnia and is an administrative unit under the sovereignty of Bosnia and Herzegovina; the district remains under international supervision

Universities go here.

Bosnia


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