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Croatia     [95]
(Independent in 199- )
LAND AREA: 55920 sq. km
NUMBER OF ISLANDS BY SIZE (sq. km):
>17,000 >10,000 >1,000 >100 >10 >1 <1 Unknown TOTAL
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DEMOGRAPHY
  POPULATION: 4501000 (1996)
  DENSITY: 80 persons/sq. km    GROWTH RATE: 0%/year
  POP AGR/FISH/MINING: 35%
  URBAN POP: 64% (1994)
  LIFE EXPECTANCY: 71.3 years,  ADULT LITERACY: 97.0%
  HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX: 0.760
ECONOMY
  GNP: US$12.0 billion
  GDP/Capita: $2017  GDP/Capita PPP: $3960
ENVIRONMENT (see also individual islands)
  TOTAL FOREST AREA: 1825,000 ha, 32.6% of land area, 0.4 ha/capita
SPECIES OF CONSERVATION INTEREST:

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
INSTITUTIONS
GOVERNMENT ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY:

ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION:

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Last updated 11/02/98


Islands of Croatia
Brac (Croatia)
Cres (Croatia)
Dugi (Croatia)
Hvar (Croatia)
Korcula (Croatia)
Krk (Croatia)
Mljet (Croatia)
Pag (Croatia)


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