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Montenegro
Crna Gora (Montenegrin)
Црна Гора
Anthem: 
Oj, svijetla majska zoro
Ој, свијетла мајска зоро
Oh, Bright Dawn of May
Location of  Montenegro  (Green)in Europe  (Dark Grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of  Montenegro  (Green)

in Europe  (Dark Grey)  –  [Legend]

Capital
and largest city
Podgoricaa
42°47′N19°28′E / 42.783°N 19.467°E / 42.783; 19.467
Official languagesMontenegrin[1]
Other languages
in official use
[2]
Ethnic groups(2011[3])
DemonymMontenegrin
GovernmentParliamentary republic
Filip Vujanović
Duško Marković
LegislatureSkupština
Events
• Formation of Duklja as a vassal of Byzantine Empire
625
• Independence gained at Battle of Bar
1042
• Kingdom of Zeta recognition
1077
• Independent dukedom established
1356
1516
• De facto monarchy established under the "Tsar" Šćepan Mali
1767
• Proclamation of principality
1 January 1852
• Kingdom proclaimed
28 August 1910
• Formation of Yugoslavia
1 December 1918
3 June 2006
Area
• Total
13,812 km2 (5,333 sq mi) (161st)
• Water (%)
1.5
Population
• 2017 estimate
678 931[4] (164th)
• 2011 census
625,883
• Density
45/km2 (116.5/sq mi) (121st)
GDP (PPP)2016 estimate
• Total
$10.436 billion[5]
• Per capita
$16,654[5] (74th)
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
• Total
$4.250 billion[5]
• Per capita
$6,783[5] (60th)
Gini (2013)26.2[6]
low · 9th
HDI (2015)Increase 0.807[7]
very high · 49th
CurrencyEuro ()b (EUR)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
• Summer (DST)
CEST (UTC+2)
Drives on theright
Calling code+382
ISO 3166 codeME
Internet TLD.me
  1. Constitution names Cetinje as the Old Royal Capital (prijestonica) of Montenegro.
  2. Adopted unilaterally; Montenegro is not a formal member of the Eurozone.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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