Socijalistička Federativna Republika Jugoslavija
  • Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. In 1917 the Yugoslav Committee in London drew up the Pact of Corfu, which proclaimed that all Yugoslavs would unite after the first world war to form a kingdom under the Serbian royal house. The Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes was proclaimed on 1 Dec. 1918. In 1929 the name was changed to Yugoslavia. During the Second World War Tito’s partisans set up a provisional government (AVNOJ) which was the basis of a Constituent Assembly after the war. On 29 Nov. 1945 Yugoslavia was proclaimed a republic.


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  1. Statistical Information: The Federal Statistical Office (Savezni Zavod za Statistiku; Kneza Miloša 20, Belgrade) was founded in Dec. 1944. Director: Dr D. Grupković. Its publications include: Statistički godisnjak Jugoslavije, annual since 1954 with a separate volume of captions and editorial matter in English Statistical Yearbook of Yugoslavia; Statistical Pocket-Book of Yugoslavia, annual since 1955; Statistics of Foreign Trade of the SFR of Yugoslavia, annual since 1946.Google Scholar
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