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Countries of the World: Montenegro
Resources about Montenegro including maps, facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, and economy.

Economy of Montenegro GDP (2009): $3.77 billion (€3 billion, at July 2010 exchange rate). Real GDP growth rate (2009 est.): -7%. Per capita GDP (2009): $5,655 (€4,500, at July 2010 exchange rate). Inflation rate (2008): 8.4%. Natural resources: Bauxite, hydropower, timber. Tourism: 21% of GDP. Industry: 13.8% of GDP. Agriculture: 8.4% of GDP. Services: 49.6% of GDP. Trade (2008): Exports--$728.2 million (€565.6 million). Major markets--Italy ($196.1 million; €133.3 million), Serbia ($168.4 million; €114.5 million), Greece ($80.7 million; €54.9 million) Slovenia ($57.1 million, €38.8 million); Kosovo ($55.6 million; €37.8 million). Imports-- $2.865 billion (€1.948 billion). Major suppliers--Serbia ($1.119 billion; €761.3 million), Italy ($216.5 million; €147.2 million), Bosnia and Herzegovina ($207.1 million, €140.8 million); Croatia ($201.2 million, €136.8 million), Slovenia ($195.8 million, €133.2 million).

Geography of Montenegro Area: Montenegro (13,938 sq. km.) is slightly smaller than Connecticut. Cities: Capital--Podgorica. Other cities--Bar, Berane, Bijelo Polje, Budva, Cetinje, Herceg Novi, Kotor, Niksic, Pljevlja, Tivat, Ulcinj. Terrain: Varied; mountainous regions with thick forests; central plains; southwestern Adriatic coast with high shoreline with very few islands off the coast. Climate: Generally continental; Mediterranean along the coast.

Government of Montenegro Type: Republic. Constitution: Adopted October 19, 2007, and proclaimed October 22, 2007. Independence: June 3, 2006 (declared by parliament after referendum in favor of independence from state union of Serbia and Montenegro). Branches: Executive--president (chief of state); prime minister (head of government). Legislative--Montenegrin parliament. Judicial--Constitutional Court and Supreme Court. Political parties (in alphabetical order): Albanian Alternative (AA), Albanian Coalition “Perspective”, Bosniak Democratic Party, Bosniak Party (BS), Croatian Civic Initiative (HGI), Democratic Center, Democratic League in Montenegro (DSCG), Democratic Party of Socialists (DPS), Democratic Party of Unity, Democratic Serbian Party (DSS), Democratic Union of Albanians (DUA), Democratic Union of Muslims-Bosniaks, FORCA, Green Party of Montenegro, Homeland Serbian Party, Liberal Party (LP), Montenegrin Communists, Movement for Change (PZP), New Serbian Democracy (NOVA), Party of Democratic Prosperity, Party of Pensioners and Invalids of Montenegro, Party of Serbian Radicals (SSR), Party of Serbian Unity (SSJ), People’s Party of Montenegro (NS), People's Socialist Party (NSS), Serbian National List, Social Democratic Party (SDP), and Socialist People’s Party (SNP). Suffrage: Universal at 18. Administrative divisions (21 municipalities): Andrijevica, Bar, Berane, Bijelo Polje, Budva, Cetinje, Danilovgrad, Herceg Novi, Kolasin, Kotor, Mojkovac, Niksic, Plav, Pljevlja, Pluzine, Podgorica, Rozaje, Savnik, Tivat, Ulcinj, Zabljak.

Map of Montenegro This Map of Montenegro shows the borders of the country, as well as rivers, and cities including Podgorica the capital of Montenegro. (Maps from the U.S. State Department)

Official Name of Montenegro The Official Name of Montenegro is Montenegro. (Facts from the U.S. State Department)

People of Montenegro Nationality: Noun--Montenegrin(s); adjective--Montenegrin. Population (2003 Republic census): 630,548. Population growth rate (EU 2008 Progress Report): 3.0%. Ethnic groups (2003 census): Montenegrin 43%, Serbian 32%, Bosniak 8%, Albanian 5%, Muslim 5%, other (Croatian, Roma) 7%. Religions (2003 census): Orthodox 74%, Muslim 18%, Roman Catholic 4%, other 4%. Languages (2003 census): Serbian 64%, Montenegrin 22%, Albanian 5.3%, Bosnian 5.5%, Croatian 0.4%, Roma 0.4%, unspecified 2.4%. The October 2007 constitution established Montenegrin as the official language, and decreed that Serbian, Bosniak, Albanian, and Croatian also may be used officially. Health (2008 EU Progress Report): Infant mortality rate--7.5 deaths/1,000 (2008 data). Life expectancy--male 71.2 yrs., female 76.1 yrs. (2008 data).

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