Bosnia and Herzegovina is a beautiful country with a large population on the Balkan Peninsula and is situated to Southern Europe. There are a number of rivers, lakes, medieval villages, and the craggy Dinaric Alps.
|January 01||New Year’s day|
|January 02||The day after New Year’s Day|
|January 07||Orthodox Christmas Eve|
|January 08||Orthodox Christmas Day|
|January 09||Republic Day||Republic of Srpska|
|January 14||Orthodox New Year’s Day||Known as Old New Year, New Year in the Julian calendar falls on 14 January in the Gregorian Calendar|
|March 01||Independence Day||Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina|
|March 03||Holy Wednesday||Observed by: Christians|
|April 02||Good Friday (Catholic)||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|April 04||Easter (Catholic)||Observed by: Christians|
|April 05||Easter Monday (Catholic)||Monday after Easter Sunday|
|April 31||Good Friday||Movable|
|April 02||Orthodox Easter Day||Movable|
|April 03||Orthodox Easter Monday||Movable|
|May 01||Labor Day||International observances began with Haymarket Riot in Chicago|
|May 02||Labor Day|
|May 09||Victory Day (Republika Srpska)||Celebrates the Russian victory over Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World War|
|May 13||Eid Al Fitr||End of Ramadan|
|August 9 – 10||Hijri New Year||Islamic New Year|
|November 01||All Saints’ Day|
|November 21||General Framework Agreement Day|
|November 25||Statehood Day (Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina)|
|December 25||Christmas Day|
|26 December||Boxing Day|
Bosnia and Herzegovina Country Profile
The capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina
The National Capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina is Sarajevo the largest city of the country with a large number of population situated along the Mijijacka River and surrounded by the Dinaric Alps.
The current Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina is Denis Zvizdic who is a Bosnian politician and the leader of Democratic Action party. He became the Chairman of the Council of Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina on March 31, 2015.
The total Population of Bosnia and Herzegovina is 3,502,300 as of March 15, , according to the estimate of the United Nations. This population is 0.05% of the total world population and in the ranking of populations, Bosnia and Herzegovina have 135 number. The urban population of the Bosnia and Herzegovina is 44.0% of the total population.
The National flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina is made up with a wide medium blue vertical band on the fly side with a yellow right triangle abutting the band and the top of the flag. Overall, the flag color is medium blue with seven full five-pointed white stars and two half stars located at the bottom and top with a hypotenuse of the triangle.
The dialing code of Bosnia and Herzegovina is +387 that’s used after the IDD along with the country code to perform calls.
The currency of Bosnia and Herzegovina is Bosnian Convertible Marka and the currency exchange rate is the USD to BAM. The currency code for Convertible Marka is BAM and the currency symbol is KM.
There are several religions in Bosnia and Herzegovina but the most popular and major religions are Islam, Eastern Orthodox Church, Agnosticism, and the Catholic Church.
There are total 20 airfields in Bosnia and Herzegovina but the popular and operational are Sarajevo International Airport, Mostar International Airport, Banja Luka International Airport, and Tuzla International Airport.
The GDP of Bosnia and Herzegovina is 18.17 Billion United States Dollars which is expected to cross 18.30 Billion US Dollars by the end of this year and expected to reach 18.80 Billion US Dollars by the end of according to the Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.
Top Destinations of Bosnia and Herzegovina include Sarajevo, Mostar, Blagaj and many other beautiful and attractive destinations surrounded by the mountains, lakes, and rivers attracting the tourists from all over the world.
The total area of Bosnia and Herzegovina is 51,197 square kilometers.
The most popular and commonly played sports in Bosnia and Herzegovina are Basketball and Football but some other sports like Volleyball, mountain biking, hiking, and rock climbing are also getting popular in the country.