Albania

Where is it?

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Geography

    

Continent:
Europe
Area:
28,748 sq km OR 11,100 sq mi
Coastline:
362 km OR 225 mi
Elevation extremes:
lowest point: 0 m OR 0 ft
highest point: 2764 m OR 9,068 ft

    

Population

    

Population:
2,896,679 (2010)
Population growth rate:
0.24% (2010)
Population density:
101 per sq km OR 261 per sq mi
Urban vs Rural Population:
Urban: 57.40%
Rural: 42.60%
Life Expectancy:
77.41 (2010)
Infant Mortality:
14.61 (2010)
Birth Rate:
12.9 per 1000 (2010)
Death Rate:
9.4 per 1000 (2010)
Overall Literacy:
96.80% (2010)
Male Literacy:
98% (2010)
Female Literacy:
95.70% (2010)

    

Government

    

Capital:
Tirana
Official Language(s):
Albanian

    

Economy

    

GDP Per Capita:
$3,764
Currency:
Lek

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