Serbs

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Serbs
Срби / Srbi
Total population

~12-13 million [1][2]

Regions with significant populations
Former Yugoslavia 8,200,000+
 Serbia (including Kosovo Serbs) ~6,200,000 (2012) [3]
 Bosnia and Herzegovina ~1,300,000 (2012) [4]
 Montenegro 265,895 (Native Serbian speakers)(2011) [5]
 Croatia ~200,000 (2011) [6]
 Slovenia ~40,000 (2002) [7]
 Macedonia ~40,000 (2002) [8]
Europe 2,000,000+
 Germany ~800,000 (2012) [9]
 Austria ~400,000 (2012) [10]
 Switzerland ~200,000 [11]
 France ~120,000 (2012) [12]
 Italy ~55,000 (2004) [13]
 Sweden ~120,000 (2008) [14]
 United Kingdom ~70,000 (2005) [15]
 Romania ~20,000 (2002) [16]
 Benelux ~40,000 (2008) [17]
 Norway ~12,000 (2006) [18]
 Denmark ~60,000 (2008) [19]
 Greece ~15,000 (2001) [20]
 Hungary ~7,000 [21]
 Spain ~5,000 (2008) [22]
North America 1,200,000+
 United States ~1,000,000 [23]
 Canada ~200,000 [24]
Other unknown [25]
 Australia and  New Zealand ~130,000 [26]
 United Arab Emirates ~15,000 [27]
 Turkey ~4,000 [28]
 Russia ~4,000 (2002) [29]
Languages
Serbian
Religions
Predominantly Serbian Orthodox Christian

Serbs (Serbian: Срби, Srbi) are a South Slavic people living in the Balkans and Central Europe, mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and in Croatia, in Krajina region.

References[change | change source]

  1. rs.one.un.org
  2. web.archive.org
  3. CIA - The World Factbook - Serbia[dead link]
  4. "CIA - The World Factbook - Bosnia and Herzegovina". Archived from the original on 2010-01-16. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bk.html.
  5. CEDEM November 2008[dead link]
  6. Demographics of Croatia
  7. "The Euromosaic study - Other languages in Slovenia". European Commission. http://ec.europa.eu/education/policies/lang/languages/langmin/euromosaic/slov4_de.html.
  8. Државен завод за статистика: Попис на населението, домаќинствата и становите во Република Македонија, 2002: Дефинитивни податоци (PDF)
  9. Über uns | Zentralrat der Serben in Deutschland
  10. Serben-Demo eskaliert in Wien
  11. "Erstmals über eine Million EU- und EFTA Angehörige in der Schweiz". Neue Zürcher Zeitung. 14. Oktober 2008. http://www.nzz.ch/nachrichten/schweiz/erstmals_ueber_eine_million_eu-_und_efta-angehoerige_in_der_schweiz__1.1105409.html.
  12. Présentation de la République de Serbie
  13. Statistiche demografiche ISTAT Archived 1 February 2010 at WebCite
  14. Nordstrom, p. 353. (Serbia and Iran as top two countries in terms of immigration beside "Other Nordic Countries," based on Nordic Council of Ministers Yearbook of Nordic Statistics, 1996, 46-47)
  15. The Serbian Council of Great Britain
  16. Agenţia Naţionala pentru Intreprinderi Mici si Mijlocii: Recensamânt România 2002[dead link]
  17. "Etrangers inscrits dans tous les registres (1,2,3,4 et 5) du registre national - Remarque : Une nationalité "d'origine" désigne un réfugié politique reconnu". Statistiques Population étrangère. 2 January 2008. Archived from the original on 2009-07-16. http://www.dofi.fgov.be/fr/statistieken/statistiques_etrangers/Stat_ETRANGERS.htm.
  18. Федеральная служба государственной статистики: 4.1. Национальный состав населения Archived 21 August 2011 at WebCite
  19. "Denmark gets tough on immigrants". Archived from the original on 2011-08-21. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/1679235.stm.
  20. Greece national statistical service: Statistics of Greece 2002[dead link]
  21. Hungarian Central Statistical Office: Population by languages spoken with family members or friends, affinity with nationalities' cultural values and sex Archived 16 January 2010 at WebCite
  22. Anuario Estadístico de España 2008. Instituto Nacional de Estadística. Population figures include Montenegro-born migrants.
  23. United States - Selected Population Profile in the United States (Serbian (152))
  24. Ethnic groups in Canada[dead link]
  25. Srbi u rasejanju
  26. Australian Bureau of Statistics
  27. Miloš Rajković (2007-04). "Maqamat of New Babylon". Jat Airways. http://www.jat.com/active/en/home/main_menu/travel_info/jat_review/april_2007/makame_iz_novog_vavilona.html. Retrieved 2007-09-23.
  28. Ethnic groups of Turkey
  29. Федеральная служба государственной статистики: