Name Montenegro (formerly Serbia and Montenegro, before that Montenegro was part of Yugoslavia )
Population (2004): 630,548; birth rate: 12.6/1000; density per sq mi: 118
Capital City Podgorica (Administrative capital) 117,875; Cetinje (capital city), 14,700
Latitude/Longitude 44° 00'N, 21° 00'E
Official Currency (Euro)
Religions Orthodox, Muslim, Catholic, others
Land Area 5,414 sq mi
Calling Code +381
Land area: 5,333 sq mi (13,812 sq km); total area: 5,415 sq mi (14,026 sq km)
Large cities (1991): Nikšić, 56,141; Kotor, 5,620
Ethnicity/race: Montenegrin 43%, Serbian 32%, Bosniak 8%, Albanian 5%, other (Muslims, Croats, Roma) 12%
Religions: Orthodox, Muslim, Roman Catholic
Literacy rate: 96.4% (2002 est.)
Economic summary: GDP/PPP (2005 est.): $2.412 billion; per capita $3,800. Real growth rate: n.a. Inflation: 3.4% (2004). Unemployment Rate: 27.7%.Agriculture: grains, potatoes, tobacco, fruits, olives, grapes; commercial fishing negligible.
Communications: Telephones: main lines in use: 177,663 (2005); mobile cellular: 543,220 (2005). Radio broadcast stations: 31 (2004). Television broadcast stations: 13 (2004). Internet users: 50,000 (2004).
Transportation: Railways: total: 50,000 (2004). Highways: total: 7,353 km; paved: 4,274 km (including 560 km of expressways); unpaved: 3,079 km (2005).
The name "Montenegro" (Crna Gora) is Italian word that means "Black Mountain".
The highest point in Montenegro is Bobotov Kuk at 2,522m.
An independence referendum was held in 2006 under EU rules. Montenegro become independent country on 3 June 2006.
Work force: 259,100. Strong Industries: tourism, consumer goods, agricultural processing, steelmaking. Natural resources: hydroelectricity. Exports: $171.3 million (2003). Imports: $601.7 million (2003). Major trading partners: Switzerland, Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Germany. Source infoplease.com
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