Government: Parliamentary Democracy with a bicameral parliament
Offical Languages: Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian
Ethnic Groups: Bosniaks, Serbs, Croats, others
Currency: Konvertibilna Marka (BAM)
Religion: Islam, Orthodox Christian, Roman Catholic, others
Time Zone: GMT +1
Tel. Code: +387
Climate: Snowy winters, warm summers
GDP Per Capita
Trade Volume with EU
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There are in total 28 banks in Bosnia and Herzegovina divided between the two constituencies. There are 18 banks in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and 10 in the Republika Srpska.
Smartphones penetration stands at 15.5% of all subscribers and overall 47.5% of users are making use of 3G services.
Forest resources in Bosnia & Herzegovina are among the richest in Europe in terms of their extent and variety relative to the size of the country, covering almost 50 percent of the land area.
(World Bank, 2014)
Through the assistance by FARMA in technical issues as well as capacity building, around 500 Bosnian agricultural producer organizations have been able to increase their value of sales above 28 percent since 2011.
World Tourism Organization counted BIH among the three tourism destinations with overall tourism market growth potential above 10% per year until 2020.