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Serbs
Срби / Srbi
Total population
~12-13 million
Regions with significant populations
Former Yugoslavia 8,200,000+
 Serbia (including Kosovo Serbs) ~6,200,000 (2012)
 Bosnia and Herzegovina ~1,300,000 (2012)
 Montenegro 265,895 (Native Serbian speakers)(2011)
 Croatia ~200,000 (2011)
 Slovenia ~40,000 (2002)
 Macedonia ~40,000 (2002)
Europe 2,000,000+
 Germany ~800,000 (2012)
 Austria ~400,000 (2012)
 Switzerland ~200,000
 France ~120,000 (2012)
 Italy ~55,000 (2004)
 Sweden ~120,000 (2008)
 United Kingdom ~70,000 (2005)
 Romania ~20,000 (2002)
 Benelux ~40,000 (2008)
 Norway ~12,000 (2006)
 Denmark ~60,000 (2008)
 Greece ~15,000 (2001)
 Hungary ~7,000
 Spain ~5,000 (2008)
North America 1,200,000+
 United States ~1,000,000
 Canada 80,320 (2011)
Other unknown
 Australia and  New Zealand ~130,000
 United Arab Emirates ~15,000
 Turkey ~4,000
 Russia ~4,000 (2002)
Languages
Serbian
Religion
Predominantly Serbian Orthodox Christian
Related ethnic groups
Other Slavic peoples, especially South Slavs

Serbs (Serbian: Срби, Srbi) are a South Slavic people living in the Balkans and Central Europe, mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and in Croatia, in Krajina region.

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