The official currency of Albania is called Lek (sign: L; code: ALL).
Albania is located in Southeastern Europe (Balkan Peninsula).
Estimated population (2014): 2,893,000
Estimated population (2000): 3,061,000
Estimated population (1950): 1,215,000
The flag of Albania has changed over the time. Here is the older version of the Albania flag:
The economy of Albania has moved from its Communist past into an open-market economy since the early 1990s. Albania is rich in natural resources, and its economy is mainly based on agriculture, food processing, lumber, oil, cement, chemicals, mining, tourism, and textile industry.
The main exports of Albania are: textiles and footwear; asphalt, metals and metallic ores, crude oil; vegetables, fruits, tobacco
The most popular places in Albania among international travellers