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Biogradska gora, national park, is one of only three remaining primeval and virgin forests in Europe Boka Kotorska bay is Europe`s most southern fjord Montenegro was declared an Ecological State in 1991 82 km long canyon of the river Tara is the second largest and deepest chasm in the world after the Grand Canyon in Colorado

  Montenegro Facts & Figures
Latitude and Longitude 43º 00' N, 19º 00' E
Area 13812 km2
Capital Podgorica
Time Zone UTC+1
Official Name Montenegro
Currency Euro (EUR)
Government Republic
Legislature Unicameral
Population 678177
Independence Date 06/03/06
International Dialing Code 382
ISO Code alpha-3 ME
ISO Code alpha-2 MNE
GDP per Capita (PPP) $3,800.00
Climate Type Mediterranean
Major Language(s) Albanian, Bosnian, Croatian, Montenegrin (official), Serbian
Major Ethnic Groups Albanian, Bosniak, Montenegrin, Serbian
Major Religious Groups Christian (Orthodox, Roman Catholic), Muslim
Administrative Divisions 21 municipalities (opstine)
Neighbouring Countries Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Serbia
Major Industries Steelmaking, Aluminum, Agricultural processing, Consumer goods, Tourism
Natural Resources Bauxite, Hydelpower