Pelagićevo

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Pelagićevo
Пелагићево
Village and municipality
Coat of arms of Pelagićevo
Coat of arms
Location of Pelagićevo within Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location of Pelagićevo within Bosnia and Herzegovina
Coordinates: 44°54′N 18°37′E / 44.90°N 18.61°E / 44.90; 18.61Coordinates: 44°54′N 18°37′E / 44.90°N 18.61°E / 44.90; 18.61
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Municipality Brod
Government
 • Mayor

Simo Stakić (Independent)

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Area
 • Total 122,49 km2 (4,729 sq mi)
Population (2013 census)
 • Total 7,332
 • Density 59,9/km2 (1,550/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) 54

Pelagićevo (Serbian Cyrillic: Пелагићево) is a village and municipality located in Republika Srpska, an entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Pelagićevo is located in the Posavina region. Pelagićevo was originally named Gornji Žabar, and was later renamed after Vaso Pelagić, a representative of utopian socialism in Serbia during the second half of the nineteenth century, born in the town in 1833.

History[edit]

The municipality was created after the Dayton Agreement from part of the pre-war municipality of Gradačac (the other part of the pre-war municipality is now in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina).

Demographics[edit]

1991[edit]

In 1991, the population of the Pelagićevo village numbered 537 people, of whom 532 (99%) were Serbs.

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