Essential info for Bosnia and Herzegovina
Population: About 3.5 million
Capital city: Sarajevo
Neighbouring countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina is bordered by Croatia to the north and west, Serbia to the east, and Montenegro to the south.
Geography: Bosnia and Herzegovina is a largely landlocked country located in the western Balkans. It is home to the Dinaric Alps as well as a substantial number of lakes and rivers.
Political system: Federal parliamentary constitutional republic
Major religions: Islam and Orthodox Christianity
Main languages: Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Money: The local currency is the Bosnia and Herzegovina Mark (BAM) which is divided into 100 pfennigs.
Time: GMT+1, GMT+2 in during daylight savings time.
Electricity: 230 volts, 50 Hz. Plugs with two round pins are used throughout the country.
Internet domain: .ba
International dialling code: +387
Emergency number: 112
Drives on the: Cars in Bosnia and Herzegovina drive on the right-hand side of the road.