Kosovo

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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.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  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