Macedonia Facts

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Where is Macedonia:

Republic of Macedonia is located in the central part of the Balkan peninsula in South-East Europe. Macedonia is surrounded by land from all sides and it borders with Serbia and Kosovo from North, Greece from South, Bulgaria from East, Albania from West.

Geo coordinates:

40º51’16” / 42º22’21” N20º27’32” / 22º18’04” E


25.713 km2 (equals 6% of the territory of EU-25). Hills and mountains occupy 80 % of the territory of Republic of Macedonia, plains 18% and natural lakes 2 % of the total area. Macedonia can roughly be divided in three areas: East Macedonia, Central Macedonia or Povardarie and West Macedonia.


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Capital of Macedonia:



Parliamentary republic


2.022.547 (2002 census)


Macedonian denar (MKD)

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CET (UTC+1) / Summer (DST) CEST(UTC+2)

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