Socio-geographic Characteristics Of The Municipality Of Sokobanja Cover Image

Socio-geografska obeležja opštine Sokobanja
Socio-geographic Characteristics Of The Municipality Of Sokobanja

Author(s): Mila A. Pavlović, Ivan Filipović, Aleksandar Radivojević
Subject(s): Social Sciences
Published by: Универзитет у Нишу
Keywords: Depopulation; Development; Functional Transformation; Population

Summary/Abstract: The Municipality of Sokobanja is situated in the central part of Eastern Serbia. In terms of its foregoing socio-geographic development, it is a specific geographic area. Its specific nature and characteristics are reflected in the steady depopulation indicted by a constant decrease of the population rate, the reduced population growth, and the permanent demographic trend of population aging. The aim of this paper is to point out to the main characteristics of the socio-geographic development of this municipality in the second half of the 20th century and at the beginning of the 21st century.

  • Issue Year: 2012
  • Issue No: 03
  • Page Range: 1421-1437
  • Page Count: 17
  • Language: Serbian