Official name: Republic of Kosovo
Local short name: Kosova/Kosovë/Kosovo
Capital: Prishtina/Prishtinë/Pristina
Location: Southeast Europe
Domonym: Kosovar, Kosovan
Population: 1.895.250
Age Structure: 0-14 years:     25.01%  (Males: 246.281/ Females: 227,718)
15-24 years:    17.22% (Males: 170,515/ Females: 155,840)

23-54 years:   42.57% (Males: 425,815/ Females: 381/037)

55-64 years:    7.92%   (Males: 75,964/  Females: 74.170)

65 years and over: 7.28 % (Males:57,965/  Females: 79.945)
M)edian Age: 29.1 years (estimation)
Density: 159/km2 or  412/sq mi (estimation)
Life Expectancy: 69
Government: Parliamentary Republic
Independence Day: 17 February 2008 (from Serbia)
Area: 10 908 km2/4,212 sq miles
Currency: Euro
GDP per capita: € 3,641 $  (World Bank, 2016)
Language: Official: Albanian, Serbian. Other: English, Turkish, German
Religion: Muslim, Roman Catholic, and Orthodox
Time zone: UTC +1
Literacy rate: Males: 98
Females: 90