Official Name: The Republic of Albania
Sovereign Status: Sovereign Country
Government Type: Parliamentary Republic
Official Name (Local Language): Republika e Shqiperise
ISO Country Codes: AL : ALB
Internet Domain: .al
Government Web Site:
Capital: Tirana Main Airports: Tirana International Airport
Language(s): Albanian Population: 3,088,385
Currency: Albanian Lek ISO Currency Code: ALL
Telephone Dial In: +355 ID Prefix: 00


Government Website:
Sovereign Ratings:
Central Bank: Bank of Albania
Currency USD Exchange Rate: 102.43 leke (ALL) per US dollar (2020 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 5.83% (2019 est.)
Population below poverty line: 14.3% (2012 est.)
Inflation Rate: 1.4% (2019 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 4.60% (Dec-20 - TradingEconomics)
GDP: $15.273 billion (2019 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $13,965 (2019 est.)
Currency Name: Albanian Lek
Currency Code: ALL
World Bank Classification: Upper Middle Income

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 21.6% wheat, corn, potatoes, vegetables, fruits, olives and olive oil, grapes; meat, dairy products; sheep and goats
Industry: 14.9% food; footwear, apparel and clothing; lumber, oil, cement, chemicals, mining, basic metals, hydropower
Services: 63.5%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

Financial Exchanges:
Stock & Securities Exchange: Bursa e Tiranes ;

National Statistics Office:


Subject to Country Specific Sanctions? NO

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Investment & Export Promotion Agency: Albanian Investment Development Agency ;

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