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Bosnia-Herzegovina profile - Facts

  • 23 May 2013
  • From the section Europe
Image caption Wild horses graze on Krug Mountain in Western Bosnia, an area activists are trying to preserve
  • Full name: Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Population: 3.7 million (UN, 2012)
  • Capital: Sarajevo
  • Area: 51,129 sq km (19,741 sq miles)
  • Major languages: Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian
  • Major religions: Christianity, Islam
  • Life expectancy: 73 years (men), 78 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: 1 convertible marka = 100 convertible pfenniga
  • Main exports: Wood and paper, metal products
  • GNI per capita: US $4,780 (World Bank, 2011)
  • Internet domain: .ba
  • International dialling code: +387