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Serbia

Official English Name: Republic of Serbia

Official Local Name(s): Република Србија

Common English Name: Serbia

Capital: Belgrade

REGION
Southeastern Europe
NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES
Bosnia and Herzegovina (West)
Bulgaria (East)
Croatia (West)
Hungary (North)
Kosovo (South)
Macedonia (South)
Montenegro (West)
Romania (Northeast)
NEIGHBORING BODIES OF WATER
None (Landlocked)
TOTAL AREA
77,474 km2 (100% land, 0% water)
TOTAL LAND BOUNDARIES
2,026 km
TOTAL COASTLINE
0 km (Landlocked)
CLIMATE
Continental climate in the north
Mediterranean in the south
TERRAIN
Fertile plains in the north
Limestone ranges and basins in the east
Mountains in the southeast
HIGHEST POINT
Midzor (2,169 m)
LOWEST POINT
Danube and Timok Rivers (35 m)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Oil
Gas
Coal
Iron ore
Copper
Zinc
Antimony
NATURAL DISASTERS
Earthquakes
DEMONYM
Serb
LARGEST ETHNIC GROUPS
Serb (83.3%)
Hungarian (3.5%)
Romany (2.1%)
Bosniak (2%)
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S)
Serbian
OTHER MAJOR LANGUAGE(S)
Hungarian
Bosnian
Romany
LARGEST RELIGIOUS GROUPS
Serbian Orthodox (84.6%)
Catholic (5%)
Muslim (3.1%)
Protestant (1%)
POPULATION
7,143,921
LARGEST CITY
Belgrade (1,166,763)
OTHER MAJOR CITIES
Novi Sad (250,439)
Niš (183,164)
Kragujevac (150,835)
GOVERNMENT TYPE
Republic
HEAD OF STATE
President Tomislav Nikolić
HEAD OF GOVERNMENT
Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić
ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS
122 Municipalities
INDEPENDENCE GAINED
5 June 2006 (from Serbia and Montenegro)
NATIONAL SYMBOL
Double-headed eagle
NATIONAL ANTHEM
Bože pravde
GDP PER CAPITA
$13,700 (USD)
CURRENCY
РСД (Serbian Dinar)
EXCHANGE RATE
$1 (USD) = РСД 115.65
INTERNET COUNTRY CODE
.rs
TELEPHONE COUNTRY CODE
+381

Black humor is the most common type of humor in Serbia.

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ri.html (Majority of information)

http://pod2.stat.gov.rs/ObjavljenePublikacije/Popis2011/Knjiga20.pdf (City population data)

Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)

Information accurate to best of ability as of 29 November 2016