In Croatia, Brigadir families are Croats (from Gospic ). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Gospic and in Banja Luka Region, Bosnia (Banja Luka area).
About 10 people with faimily name Brigadir live in Croatia today, in three households only. There were 0 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number multiplied. They are located in only threee naselja i to in Bilaj (<10), Vojnic in Duga Resa area (<5), and in Gospic (<5).