Southeastern Europe - Croatia - Nationwide Newspapers

English
Croatian Times


Regional Newspapers

Croatian
Brod-Posavina
Slavonski Brod

Dubrovnik-Neretva
Dubrovnik Net
E-Metkovic

Istria
Glas Istre


Croatian
Međimurje
E-medjimurje

Osijek-Baranja
Glas Slavonije
Osijek 031


Croatian
Rijeka
Novi list

Split
Slobodna Dalmacija


Croatian
Varazdin
E-Varazdin

Zagreb
Drevnik
Glas Koncila
Zagreb Online


English
Dubrovnik-Neretva
The Dubrovnik Times

Italian
Rijeka
La Voce Del Popolo

Country Information

Location:  Southeastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic Sea, between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenia
Geographic Coordinates:   45 10 N, 15 30 E
Area:   56,594 sq km (land: 55,974 sq km water: 620 sq km)
Climate:  Mediterranean and continental; continental climate predominant with hot summers and cold winters; mild winters, dry summers along coast
Languages:  Croatian (official) 96.1%, Serbian 1%, other and undesignated (including Italian, Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, and German) 2.9% (2001 census)
Population:  4,475,611 (July 2013 est.)
Capital:  Zagreb
Religion:  Roman Catholic 87.8%, Orthodox 4.4%, other Christian 0.4%, Muslim 1.3%, other and unspecified 0.9%, none 5.2% (2001 census)
Ethnic Groups:  Croat 89.6%, Serb 4.5%, other 5.9% (including Bosniak, Hungarian, Slovene, Czech, and Roma) (2001 census)
Independence:  25 June 1991 (from Yugoslavia)

Source:  CIA Factbook