Kosovo - Daten & Fakten

Daten & Fakten
Flagge: Kosovo Kosovo
Hauptstadt
name: Pristina (Prishtine, Prishtina) geographic coordinates: 42 40 N, 21 10 E time difference: UTC+1 (6 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time) daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
Staatsbürgerschaft
citizenship by birth: no citizenship by descent only: at least one parent must be a citizen of Kosovo dual citizenship recognized: yes residency requirement for naturalization: 5 years
Government type
parliamentary republic
Legal system
civil law system; note - the European Union Rule of Law Mission (EULEX) retained limited executive powers within the Kosovo judiciary for complex cases from 2008 to 2018
Suffrage
18 years of age; universal
Country Comparison :: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24
52.4
est.
Country Comparison :: GDP - per capita (PPP)
$10,900
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Labor force
500,300
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Unemployment rate
30.50
2017 est.
Labor force
500,300
Population below poverty line
17.6%(2015 est.)
Unemployment rate   (%)
30.5%(2017 est.)27.5%(2016 est.) note: Kosovo has a large informal sector that may not be reflected in these data
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24   (%)
total:52.4%male:47.3%female:65.4%(2016 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years:24.74%(male 245,188 /female 226,766)15-24 years:17.12%(male 170,448 /female 156,199)25-54 years:42.52%(male 428,030 /female 383,045)55-64 years:8.19%(male 79,415 /female 76,743)65 years and over:7.43%(male 59,830 /female 81,928)(2018 est.)
Languages
Albanian (official) 94.5%, Bosnian 1.7%, Serbian (official) 1.6%, Turkish 1.1%, other 0.9% (includes Romani), unspecified 0.1% (2011 est.) note: in municipalities where a community's mother tongue is not one of Kosovo's official languages, the language of that community may be given official status according to the 2006 Law on the Use of Languages
Major urban areas - population
207,062 PRISTINA (capital) (2014)
Median age   (years)
total:29.6 yearsmale:29.3 yearsfemale:29.9 years(2018 est.)
Net migration rate
-2.6 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Population distribution
population clusters exist throughout the country, the largest being in the east in and around the capital of Pristina
Education expenditures
NA
Country Comparison :: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home
$3,590,000,000
31 December 2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad
$275,000,000
31 December 2017 est.
Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad
$275 million(31 December 2017 est.)$230 million(31 December 2016 est.)
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home
$3,590,000,000
Country Comparison :: Exports
$428,000,000
2017 est.
Exports
$428,000,000
Exports - partners
Albania 16%, India 14%, Macedonia, The Former Yugo Rep of 12.1%, Serbia 10.6%, Switzerland 5.6%, Germany 5.4% (2017)
Area   (sq km)
total:10,887 sq kmland:10,887 sq kmwater:0 sq km
Land use
agricultural land:52.8%(2001 est.)arable land:27.4%(2001 est.) / permanent crops:1.9%(2001 est.) / permanent pasture:23.5%(2001 est.)forest:41.7%(2001 est.)other:5.5%(2001 est.)
Location
Southeast Europe, between Serbia and Macedonia
Country Comparison :: Imports
$3,223,000,000
2017 est.
Imports
$3,223,000,000
Imports - partners
Germany 12.4%, Serbia 12.3%, Turkey 9.6%, China 9.1%, Italy 6.4%, Macedonia, The Former Yugo Rep of 5.1%, Albania 5%, Greece 4.4% (2017)
Country Comparison :: Inflation rate (consumer prices)
1.50
2017 est.
Inflation rate (consumer prices)   (%)
1.50
Country Comparison :: Electricity - production
5,638,000,000
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Electricity - consumption
3,957,000,000
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Electricity - exports
885,700,000
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Electricity - imports
557,000,000
2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Crude oil - production
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Crude oil - exports
2015 est.
Country Comparison :: Crude oil - imports
2015 est.
Country Comparison :: Natural gas - production
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Natural gas - exports
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Natural gas - imports
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Telephones - fixed lines
831,470
July 2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Telephones - mobile cellular
562,000
July 2016 est.
Country Comparison :: Airports
6
2013
Country Comparison :: Railways
333
2015
Country Comparison :: Roadways
2,012
2015
Airports
6
Crude oil - exports   (bbl/day)
0
Crude oil - imports   (bbl/day)
0 bbl/day(2015 est.)
Crude oil - production   (bbl/day)
0 bbl/day(2017 est.)
Electricity - consumption   (kWh)
3,957,000,000
Electricity - exports   (kWh)
885,700,000
Electricity - imports   (kWh)
557,000,000
Electricity - production   (kWh)
5,638,000,000
Natural gas - exports   (cu m)
0
Natural gas - imports   (cu m)
0 cu m(2017 est.)
Natural gas - production   (cu m)
0 cu m(2017 est.)
Railways   (km)
total:333 km(2015)standard gauge:333 km1.435-m gauge(2015)
Roadways   (km)
2,012
Telephones - fixed lines
total subscriptions:831,470(July 2016 est.)subscriptions per 100 inhabitants:45(July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellular
562,000
Disputes - international
Serbia with several other states protest the US and other states' recognition of Kosovo's declaration of its status as a sovereign and independent state in February 2008; ethnic Serbian municipalities along Kosovo's northern border challenge final status of Kosovo-Serbia boundary; NATO-led Kosovo Force peacekeepers under UN Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo authority continue to ensure a safe and secure environment and freedom of movement for all Kosovo citizens; Kosovo and North Macedonia completed demarcation of their boundary in September 2008; Kosovo ratified the border demarcation agreement with Montenegro in March 2018, but the actual demarcation has not been completed
Country Comparison :: Public debt
21.20
2017 est.
Public debt   (% of GDP)
21.20
Country Comparison :: GDP - real growth rate
3.70
2017 est.
Country Comparison :: Gross national saving
17.30
2017 est.
Budget surplus (+) or deficit (-)   (% (of GDP))
-2.1% (of GDP)(2017 est.)
GDP (purchasing power parity)
$19,600,000,000
Industrial production growth rate   (%)
1.20

Länderstatistik

Branche
Land
Unterschied in %
gesamt
Kosovo
235 213 000 EUR
257 077 000 EUR
9.30 %
Bekleidung
Kosovo
3 188 000 EUR
3 316 000 EUR
4.02 %
Chemische Erzeugnisse
Kosovo
13 472 000 EUR
14 611 000 EUR
8.45 %
Datenverarbeitungsgeräte, elektr. u. opt. Erzeugn.
Kosovo
9 911 000 EUR
13 134 000 EUR
32.52 %
Elektrische Ausrüstungen
Kosovo
7 507 000 EUR
6 793 000 EUR
-9.51 %
Energieversorgung
Kosovo
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Erdöl und Erdgas
Kosovo
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Erze
Kosovo
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Erzeugnisse der Landwirtschaft und Jagd
Kosovo
1 060 000 EUR
1 070 000 EUR
0.94 %
Fische und Fischereierzeugnisse
Kosovo
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Forstwirtschaftliche Erzeugnisse
Kosovo
0 EUR
9 000 EUR
0.00 %
Getränke
Kosovo
1 397 000 EUR
1 438 000 EUR
2.93 %
Glas und -waren, Keramik, Steine und Erden
Kosovo
1 973 000 EUR
2 736 000 EUR
38.67 %
Gummi- und Kunststoffwaren
Kosovo
21 658 000 EUR
22 310 000 EUR
3.01 %
Holz und Holz- Kork- Korb- Flechtwaren ohne Möbel
Kosovo
8 956 000 EUR
9 871 000 EUR
10.22 %
Kohle
Kosovo
0 EUR
0 EUR
0.00 %
Kokereierzeugnisse und Mineralölerzeugnisse
Kosovo
2 425 000 EUR
2 769 000 EUR
14.19 %
Kraftwagen und Kraftwagenteile
Kosovo
52 649 000 EUR
55 442 000 EUR
5.30 %
Leder und Lederwaren
Kosovo
931 000 EUR
2 022 000 EUR
117.19 %
Maschinen
Kosovo
48 403 000 EUR
40 890 000 EUR
-15.52 %
Metalle
Kosovo
3 024 000 EUR
3 887 000 EUR
28.54 %
Metallerzeugnisse
Kosovo
8 030 000 EUR
9 279 000 EUR
15.55 %
Möbel
Kosovo
1 287 000 EUR
1 224 000 EUR
-4.90 %
Nahrungsmittel und Futtermittel
Kosovo
28 624 000 EUR
33 825 000 EUR
18.17 %
Papier, Pappe und Waren daraus
Kosovo
1 988 000 EUR
4 166 000 EUR
109.56 %
Pharmazeutische und ähnliche Erzeugnisse
Kosovo
2 642 000 EUR
3 001 000 EUR
13.59 %
Sonstige Fahrzeuge
Kosovo
150 000 EUR
881 000 EUR
487.33 %
Sonstige Waren
Kosovo
5 684 000 EUR
12 082 000 EUR
112.56 %
Steine und Erden, sonstige Bergbauerzeugnisse
Kosovo
189 000 EUR
220 000 EUR
16.40 %
Tabakerzeugnisse
Kosovo
9 278 000 EUR
10 997 000 EUR
18.53 %
Textilien
Kosovo
787 000 EUR
1 104 000 EUR
40.28 %