Culture of Macedonia
People in Macedonia speak the Macedonian language. The linguistic diversity of Macedonia is rather diverse according to a fractionalization scale which for Macedonia is 0.5021. The followers of Christianity are the religious majority in the country. 59.3% of Macedonia's population live in cities. This percentage comprises the urban population of Macedonia. The rate of urbanization in Macedonia is considered to be 0.8. According to data on inbound tourists in Macedonia, 400,000 tourists arrive in the country each year.
The national anthem of Macedonia is called 'Denes nad Makedonija', which in English means 'Today Over Macedonia'. It was adopted in 1992. The lyrics have been written by Vlado Maleski and the music has been composed by Todor Skalovski.
Around 21% of the population of Macedonia are obese.
Each year, the people of Macedonia consume 2.8 litre of alcohol per capita, and this volume consists of 47.4% beer, 39.9% wine, 12.7% distilled spirits, 0% other alcohol.
One of the most popular national dishes of Macedonia is tavče gravče.