Macedonia Key Information & Country Data

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Updated: 2018-05-13.

General points to know about the country of FYR Macedonia – demographics, important ages, phone numbers, key statistics, and more – whether you are traveling there or not.

Capital: Skopje (& largest city)

Population: 2.2 million (2016 estimate)

Language(s): Macedonian & Various Regional

President: Gjorge Ivanov

Prime Minister: Zoran Zaev

Currency: Macedonian denar (MKD)

Area: 25,713 km2 (9,928 mi2)

Dialing Code: +389

Time Zone: Central European Time “CET” (UTC+1)
•   DST/Summer Time: Central European Summer Time “CEST” (UTC+2)

Demonym: Macedonian (what’s a demonym?)

EndonymMakedonija
(their name for their country)
Emergency Dialing Tel. Number: 112 (general number for police, fire, ambulance, etc.)

Drinking Age: 18

Smoking Age: None, 18 to purchase

Age of Consent: 16/18

Drives on the: Right

Electricity & Adapter: 230V, 50Hz, Plug Types C / F (plug types)

Country Code (ISO): MK (also the country’s primary TLD {top-level domain})

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