Administrative unit

Serbia Sov/Sov/Dep

Country

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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
SERBIA
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Not independent (1-DEC-1918 - 3-JUN-2006)
Sovereign State (1878 - 1-DEC-1918)
Sovereign State (after 3-JUN-2006)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704674
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Notes:

Although Serbia's formal independence was recognised by the Congress of Berlin in 1878, the last Turkish soldier had left the country in 1867, and this followed a series of uprisings starting in 1804.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
SERBIEN Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
SERBIA Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
SERBIA Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
LA SERBIE Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
SRBIJA Preferred Serbian     European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
SERBIEN Preferred Swedish     V. Petti (ed.), Standard Swedish Dictionary (London: Cassell, 1990)
THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
688 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
SRB Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EUROPE Continent     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 03 Jun 2006   United Nations, Member States of the United Nations
COUNCIL OF EUROPE Continental Organization 2006   Council of Europe, Council of Europe
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 2006   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
THE BALKANS Sub-Continent     Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Encyclopaedia Britannica 15th ed. (London: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. UK, 1986)
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO Sov Country 28 Apr 1992 3-JUN-2006 Wikimedia Foundation Inc., Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serbia_and_Montenegro)
YUGOSLAVIA Sov Country 1-DEC-1918 28 Apr 1992 Wikimedia Foundation Inc., Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serbia)

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1878 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov Pristina and Kosovsk Mitrovica   Halsall, Internet Modern History Sourcebook
1878 was created from part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov Serbia   Florida State University, Florida State University College of Law
1913 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov part of Kosovo   Zuljan, OnWar.com
1913 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov parts of Serbia proper   Zuljan, OnWar.com
1913 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov part of Macedonia   Hayles and Klaus, Aeroflight
1913 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov part of Kosovo   Gascoigne, Donebauer, Henghes, Jelley, HistoryWorld
1918 was enlarged by gaining part of AUSTRO HUNGARIAN EMPIRE Sov Banat, Backa, Baranja   Zuljan, OnWar.com
1918 was enlarged by gaining part of AUSTRO HUNGARIAN EMPIRE Sov Styria   Zuljan, OnWar.com
2008 was reduced to create KOSOVO Disputed Kosovo   BBC, BBC News

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Serbia Sov/Sov/Dep through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Europe through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704674

Date accessed: 02nd April 2020