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Montenegro Facts

Montenegro's Information

Flag of Montenegro
Land Area 13,452 km2
Water Area 360 km2
Total Area 13,812km2 (#156)
Population 644,578 (#166)
Population Density 47.92/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $10.61 Billion
GDP Per Capita $17,000
Currency Euro (EUR)
Largest Cities
  • Name: Montenegro
  • Capital City: Podgorica (156,169 pop.)
    (187,085 metro)
  • Montenegro Population: 653,474 (2013 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: Euro
    (conversion rates)

    euro
    20 Euros
  • Ethnicity: Montenegrin 43%, Serbian 32%, Bosniak 8%, Albanian 5%, other (Muslims, Croats, Roma (Gypsy)) 12%
  • GDP total: $7.31 billion (2012 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $11,700 (2012 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: Serbian 63.6%, Montenegrin (official) 22%, Bosnian 5.5%, Albanian 5.3%, other or unspecified 3.7%
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Podgorica, Niksic, Cetinje, Bar, Herceg-Novi, Ulcinj, Tivat, Dobrota, Kotor
  • Name: Meaning "black mountain," Montenegro's name comes from Venetian conquerors
  • National Day: July 13
  • Religion: Orthodox 74.2%, Muslim 17.7%, Catholic 3.5%, other 0.6%, unspecified 3%, atheist 1%
  • Symbols
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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