Europe

Montenegro profile

  • 23 May 2013
  • From the section Europe
Montenegro's Adriatic coast
Montenegro, which means "Black Mountain", is seeking membership of the European Union
  • Full name: Republic of Montenegro
  • Population: 633,000 (UN 2012)
  • Administrative capital: Podgorica
  • Area: 13,812 sq km (5,333 sq miles)
  • Main religions: Christianity, Islam
  • Languages: Serbian, Montenegrin
  • Life expectancy: 73 years (men), 77 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: euro
  • Main export: Aluminium
  • GNI per capita: $7,140 (World Bank 2011)
  • Internet domain: .me and .cg.yu
  • International dialling code: (+382)