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Šibenik-Knin County (Croatian:
županija) is a county in Croatia, located in north-central Dalmatia. Its center is Šibenik;
other notable towns are Knin, Drniš and Skradin.
The county covers 3000 km² and has over 110 000 inhabitants. It
also includes 242 islands and national parks Krka and Kornati.
According to the 2001 census, Šibenik-Knin County has a
population of 112,891. Croats
make up an absolute majority with 88.44% of the population.
In 1991, the Croats were in majority, with a Serb minority of
Šibenik-Knin county is divided:
- Župan (prefect): Goran Pauk
- Deputy župan: Željko Šimunac (HDZ)
- Deputy župan: Ante Tanfara (HSP)
The county assembly is composed of 41 representatives, presided
by Josip Odak (HDZ) and composed as follows:
Based on election results in 2005.
Creation of a Greater Serbia -
Bukovica and Ravni Kotari
Coordinates: 43°55′44″N 16°03′43″E / 43.929°N