In Croatia, Pandak families are Croats (from Jastrebarsko area ). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and in Jastrebarsko area. In Dvoranci in Jastrebarsko area every fiftieth inhabitant had the family name Pandak.
About 30 people with faimily name Pandak live in Croatia today, in 17 households. There were 50 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 40 percent. They are located in four Croatian counties, two cities and 6 other places, mostly in Kupinecki Kraljevec (<10), Slavonski Brod (<5), Zagreb (<5), Mlini in Dubrovnik area (<5), and in Kupinec in Jastrebarsko area (<5).
In the sources analysed in the project Acta Croatica so far, the name is mentioned few times, the first time 1917 in source List of Dignitaries, Officials and Public Servants of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.