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Montenegro

Montenegro is a small country located in the Balkans. The country is bordered by Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo, and Albania. Montenegro has a population of about 620,000 people and its capital is Podgorica. The official language of Montenegro is Montenegrin. Montenegro is a beautiful country with a lot to offer tourists. The country has a long coastline along the Adriatic Sea. Montenegro also has many mountains and forests. The country is known for its medieval villages and castles. Montenegro has a long history. The first inhabitants of the area were the Illyrians. The Romans conquered the area in the 2nd century BC. After the Romans, the area was ruled by the Byzantine Empire, the Bulgarian Empire, the Serbian Empire, and the Ottoman Empire. Montenegro was an independent country from 1918 to 2006. In 2006, Montenegro became part of the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro. In 2008, Montenegro declared independence from Serbia. The economy of Montenegro is based on tourism, steelmaking, aluminum production, and agriculture. Montenegro is a popular tourist destination. The country has many medieval villages and castles. The coastline is also a popular tourist destination. Montenegro has a diverse landscape, with mountains, forests, and coastline.

Geographic data

Timezone
Central European Time

Economy

GDP
11.08 billion US dollars
Currencies
Euro
German Mark
Yugoslavian New Dinar (1994–2002)

Date format

Calendar
Gregorian Calendar
First workday
Monday
Weekend
Saturday - Sunday

Measurement units

Measurement system
Metric
Length units
Kilometer
Meter
Centimeter
Area units
Square kilometer
Hectare
Square meter
Square centimeter
Speed unit
Kilometer per hour
Temperature unit
Celsius

Population
609.86K
Literacy percentage
98.5%