Estonia


Currency

The official currency of Estonia is Euro.

Capital

Tallinn

Location

Estonia is located in Europe.


Estonia Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 1,311,000

Estimated population (2000): 1,397,000

Estimated population (1950): 1,101,000

Estimated population (1900): 428,000

Flag


Estonia Flag

Economy

Estonia is rated a high-income country by the World Bank. Estonia moved away from Communism in the late 1980s and became a capitalist economy in 1991.
Estonia is an energy independent country, supplying over 90% of its electricity needs from oil shale. Main exports of Estonia are: machinery and electrical equipment, wood and wood products, metals, furniture, vehicles and parts, food products and beverages, textiles, and plastics.