- Prilep municipality
Infobox Municipality in the Republic of Macedonia
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Prilep ( _mk. Прилеп) is a
municipalityin southern Republic of Macedonia. " Prilep" is also the name of the citywhere the municipal seat is found. It is located in the Pelagonia statistical region.
The municipality spreads over the northeastern part of the
Pelagoniavalley, it takes also a past of Mariovoregion.
The population of the municipality is 76,768 of whom approximately 70,000 live in the municipality center
Prilep, the rest lives in the suburbs and the villages of the municipality.
According to the last National Macedonian census from 2002 the majority in the municipality is represented by the ethnic Macedonians (70,878). Other ethnic groups include: Roma (4,433), Turks (917),
Serbs(172), Bosniaks(86), Albanians(22), Vlachs(17), and others (243).
The number of the inhabited places in the municipality is 59. There is one town and 58 villages.
# [http://www.stat.gov.mk/pdf/kniga_13.pdf 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)]
Republic of Macedonia
Municipalities of the Republic of Macedonia
* [http://www.Prilep.gov.mk Official site of Prilep municipality]
* [http://mls.gov.mk/default.asp?id=teritorial§ion=2&item=25 Prilep municipality on the site of the Macedonian ministry for local self-government]
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