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Coordinates: 42°35′N 21°00′E / 42.583°N 21.000°E / 42.583; 21.000

Republic o Kosovo

  • Republika e Kosovës (Albanie)
  • Република Косово
    Republika Kosovo
     (Serbie)
Location an extent o Kosovo in Europe.
Location an extent o Kosovo in Europe.
StatusDisputit
CaipitalPristina
42°40′N 21°10′E / 42.667°N 21.167°E / 42.667; 21.167
Lairgest ceetycapital
Offeecial leids
Recognised regional leids
Demonym(s)
  • Kosovar, Kosovan
GovrenmentUnitar Pairlamentary republic
• Preses
Hashim Thaçi
Ramush Haradinaj
LegislaturAssemmly o Kosovo
Establishment
1877
31 Januar 1946
2 Julie 1990
10 Juin 1999
Juin 1999
17 Februar 2008
10 September 2012
19 Apryle 2013
Aurie
• Total
10,908 km2 (4,212 sq mi)
• Water (%)
1.0[2]
Population
• 2016 estimate
1,907,592[3]
• Density
159/km2 (411.8/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$19 billion[4]
• Per capita
$10,383
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Tot
$7 billion[4]
• Per capita
$3,581
Gini (FY2005/2006)30.0[5]
medium · 121
HDI (2013)Increase 0.786[6]
heich
CurrencyEuro ()c (EUR)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+2 (CEST)
Drivin sidericht
Cawin code+383d
ISO 3166 codeXK
  1. 2014 estimate. A new estimate haes been addit in order tae gie a mair correct GDP per capita.
  2. Preliminar results o 2011 census, that excludit fower northren Serb-majority municipalities whaur it coud nae be cairied oot.
  3. Adoptit unilaterally; Kosovo is nae a formal member o the eurozone.
  4. Assigned 15 December 2016 tae Kosovo bi ITU.[7] +381 wis previously uised for fixed lines. Kosovo-licensed mobile-phone providers uised +377 (Monaco) or +386 (Slovenie) insteid.
  5. XK is a "uiser assigned" ISO 3166 code nae designatit bi the staundart, but uised bi the European Commission, Swisserland, the Deutsche Bundesbank an ither organisations.

Kosovo is a Balkan kintra in sooth-wastren Europe. It haes a laund mairch wi Montenegro tae the nor'wast, Serbia in the nor'east, the Republic o Macedonie in the south an wi Albanie in the sooth east.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Assembly approves Kosovo anthem", b92.net, 11 June 2008. Link accessed 11 June 2008.
  2. "Water percentage in Kosovo (Facts about Kosovo; 2011 Agriculture Statistics)". Kosovo Agency of Statistics, KAS. 
  3. "Demographics of Kosovo (2016)". Geoba.se. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Kosovo". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 1 April 2017. 
  5. "Distribution of family income – Gini index". The World Factbook. CIA. Retrieved 31 August 2014. 
  6. "Kosovo Human Development Report 2014" (PDF). Swiss Cooperation Office Kosovo. 2014. Retrieved 4 July 2015. 
  7. LIST OF ITU-T RECOMMENDATION E.164 ASSIGNED COUNTRY CODES