The country of Montenegro (literally translated, the Black Mountain) is located in the Balkan region of eastern Europe. it was once part of the former Yugoslavia and the Sate Union of Serbia and Montenegro, finally Gaining its independence on 28 June 2006. Its neighboring countries are Serbia, Kosovo, Albainia, Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovinia. The current government is a functioning republic and the country has a population of about 650,000 people.

General Information
Official Name: 
Montenegro, Црна Гора, Crna Gora
Capitol: 
Podgorica
Population: 
624,000
Languages: 
Serbian, Montenegrin
Geographic Region: 
Geographic Size (km sq): 
13,812
Year of UN Membership: 
2006
Year of Present State Formation: 
2006
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Key Statistics & Indicators
Gross Domestic Product (GDP, Nominal): 
$4.680 Billion
Per Capita Income (PPP Adjusted): 
$12,412 (CID)
GDP Growth: 
1.50 (%)
Human Development Index (HDI): 
0.79
Gini Index (Income Inequality): 
24.30
Unemployment: 
19.10%
Foreign Aid Recieved: 
$103.22Million (USD)
Economic Grouping: 
Developing Country
History
International Relations
UN Voting Blocs & Caucuses: 
Eastern European Group
Major International & Regional Organizations: 
CoEu: Council of Europe
CEI: Central European Initiative
EAPC: Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council
EBRD: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICC: International Chamber of Commerce
ICRM: International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
IFRCS: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
IHO: International Hydrographic Organization
IMSO: International Mobile Satellite Organization
Interpol: International Criminal Police Organization
IOC: International Olympic Committee
IOM: International Organization for Migration
IPU: Inter-Parliamentary Union
ISO: International Organization for Standardization
ITSO: International Telecommunications Satellite Organization
ITUC: International Trade Union Confederation
OIF: Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
OSCE: Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
PCA: Permanent Court of Arbitration
PFP: Partnership for Peace
SELEC: Convention of the Southeast European Law Enforcement Center
WCO: World Customs Organization
UN Specialized Agencies & Organizations: 
CTBTO: Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
IBRD: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
ICSID: International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
IDA: International Development Association
IFC: International Finance Corporation
ILO: International Labor Organization
IMF: International Monetary Fund
IMO: International Maritime Organization
ITU: International Telecommunications Union
MIGA: Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
OPCW: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNIDO: United Nations Industrial Development Organization
UNWTO: United Nations World Tourism Organization
UPU: Universal Postal Union
WBG: World Bank Group
WHO: World Health Organization
WIPO: World Intellectual Property Organization
WMO: World Meteorological Organization
WTO: World Trade Organization
Current UN Peacekeeping Missions: 
UNMIL: United Nations Mission in Liberia
Bilateral Relations
United Nations Data
Government Sources
UN Mission
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