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Albania FlagMajor cities : Tirana (Capital), Durrës, Vlorë, Elbasan and Shkodër.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Albania Subdivision

List of administrative levels in that compounds Albania.


Albania Information

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ISO 3166-1AL - ALB - 008
NATO country codeAL - ALB
FIPS 10-4 codeAL
ContinentEurope / Southern Europe
Albania CapitalTirana
Official languageAlbanian
Name of the inhabitantsAlbanian
Albania National Day28 November
Albania Currency Albanian lek (ALL)
Albania 20 % (10 %)
Albania Calling code+355
Albania Country domain code .al
Albania Vehicle registration plateAL
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
Union for the Mediterranean
Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation
Albania National anthemHymni i Flamurit

Albania Head of state

PresidentBujar Nishani (2012)
Prime ministerEdi Rama (2013)

Albania Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Albania.

  1. Islam 70 %
  2. Orthodoxy 20 %
  3. Christianity 10 %

Albania Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Albania (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area28,748 km² (11,100 sq mi)
Population2,874,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 100.0 /km² (258.9 /sq mi)
Length of coastline362 km
Perimeter1,082 km
Life expectancy77.8 Year (2015), ♀ : 80.7 Year, ♂ : 75.1 Year
Average years of schooling 9.6 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.785 (2018)
Gross domestic product15 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 4.2 %
5,289 US$ per capita
Unemployment12.2 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation2.0 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B+ (Stable, 20 February 2012)
  • Moody's: B1 (Stable, 4 August 2017)

Albania Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Albania Covid-19

Incident rate4,366.95
Case fatality ratio1.78557 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Albania Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Coal
  4. Copper
  5. Chromite
  6. Salt
  7. Bauxite
  8. Nickel
  9. Timber
  10. Iron
  11. Hydroelectricity

Albania Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Fruits
  3. Corn
  4. Potatoes
  5. Vegetables
  6. Sugar beets
  7. Grapes
  8. Meat
  9. Dairy products

Albania Border

Albania's border with 4 other countries. The list of Border countries of Albania below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Greece Greece 282 km
  2. Montenegro Montenegro 172 km
  3. North Macedonia North Macedonia 151 km
  4. Serbia Serbia 115 km

Albania Map

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Albania Climate

  1. Mediterranean climate 55 %
  2. Mediterranean climate 30 %
  3. Oceanic climate 7.2 %
  4. Humid continental climate 6.4 %
  5. Humid subtropical climate 1.9 %

Albania Weather (Tirana)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Albania for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Tirana).

Albania Electricity

Electrical standard in Albania (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : F

Albania Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Albania classified by annual passenger transit.

Tirana International Airport Nënë Tereza

Albania Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Albania selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Hotel Vila e ArteHotel Vila e Arte

Centrally located in the heart of Tirana, Hotel Vila e Arte features air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. The city centre is a 5-minute walk away. Scanderbeg Square, the main pedestrian zone, is only few steps from the hotel... view more
€ 32
Hotel Milingona HostelMilingona Hostel
Milingona Hostel is located 900 metres from the centre of Tiranë. Free Wi-Fi access and free parking are available. All rooms are equipped with a work desk and a cooling fan... view more
€ 9
Hotel Hotel BahamasHotel Bahamas

Hotel Bahamas is located right on the private pebbly beach near the town of Saranda. It offers an outdoor pool with sun loungers and parasols, a restaurant and free Wi-Fi. A games room and a children’s playground are also available... view more
€ 25
Hotel Dick's Sons HotelDick's Sons Hotel

Located by the Durres-Kavaje national road, right in front of a pebbly beach, Dick's Sons Hotel features a swimming pool with a poolside bar and a rooftop terrace overlooking the ancient Greek city of Durres... view more
€ 25
Hotel Villa ArberVilla Arber

Villa Arber enjoys a hilltop position among olive trees in Golem, Kavajë. Surrounded by a large garden, it overlooks the bay of Durrës and offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi... view more
€ 20
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Albania Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Albania and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 8Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
WinterParticipation : 4Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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