Albania: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 41.15297 / longitude: 20.09102

General information


In 2021 the GDP was $18,255,787,479 USD, placing it at position 111 in the market. The currency symbol is Lek, and the ISO code for that currency is ALL.


There are UNESCO listed sites: Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra, Butrint. Here is a list of famous dishes in this country: Tavë kosi.


The inhabitants stay 14 years in school (tertiary education included).


The median age of the population is 34.30 years with a birth growth rate of 0.19%. This country represents 0.039% of the world's population with about 2,886,026 individuals.


Tirana serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Montenegro, Greece, Macedonia, Kosovo. The area of the country is 28,748 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Tiranë, Tirana, Elbasan, Durrës, Shkoder. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Albanian.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. Phone numbers start with +355, the country's ISO code is AL, the country's websites have the domain name ".al"


ISO code AL
Capital Tirana
Population 2,886,026
World percentage 0.039%
Median age 34.30 years
Population growth rate 0.19%
Main cities
Spoken languages Albanian
GDP (2021) $18,255,787,479
GDP position #111
Currency code ALL
Currency symbol Lek
School life expectancy 14 years
National dish Tavë kosi
TLD .al
Phone prefix +355