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Map of Albania

Map of Albania

Also Known As: Shqiperia
Bordering Countries: Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro
Demonym: Albanian
Motto: "Ti, Shqipëri, më jep nder, më jep emrin Shqipëtar" (You, Albania, give me honor, give me the name Albanian)
Population: 3,020,209 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.30% (2014)
Government: parliamentary republic
Capital City: Tirana
Capital Coordinates: 41°20′N 19°48′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+1
Currency: Lek
Currency Code: ALL
Currencies Issued: lek qindar
GDP: $12.8 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $4,536 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 0.70% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 1.70% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 16.90% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $5.7 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: AL
Internet Country Code: .al
Number of Internet Users: 1300000 (2009)
Calling Code: 355
Electrical Generation Capacity: 1726000 kW (2012)
Independence: 1912 from Ottoman Empire
Area: 28,748 square km (27,398 km land) (1,350 km water)
Coastline: 362 km
Lowest Point: Adriatic Sea (0 m)
Highest Point: Golem Korab (2,764 m)
Life Expectancy: 77.96 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.50 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 13.19 per 1000 (2014)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 21.30% (2008)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.1 (2011)
Literacy: 98.70 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 3

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 16

Location of Albania in Europe

Regional Map for Albania

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