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Demographics of Montenegro

The total population of Montenegro is 629,219 people. People in Montenegro speak the Montenegrin language. The median age is approximately 39.2 years. Life expectancy in Montenegro is 76. The female fertility rate in Montenegro is 1.6. Around 23% of the population of Montenegro are obese. To find out specifics of language, religion, age, gender distribution, and advancement of people in Montenegro see the sections below, as well as visit the section concerning the education in the country.


In Montenegro, the population density is 45 people per square kilometer (117 per square mile). Because of this statistic, this country is considered to be sparsely populated. The total population of Montenegro is 629,219 people. Montenegro has approximately 82,541 foreign immigrants. Immigrants in Montenegro represent 0.1 percent of the total number of immigrants in the world. Immigrants in Montenegro represent 8.2 percent of the total number of immigrants in the world. Read below for statistics of Montenegro on median age and gender distribution at various ages.


The median age is approximately 39.2 years. The median age for men is 38.2, while the median age for women is 40.5.


The sex ratio, or the number of males for each female (estimated at birth), is 1.072. It can be further divided into the following categories: sex ratio under 15 - 0.96; sex ratio from 15 to 64 - 1.08; sex ratio over 64 - 0.68; total sex ratio - 0.99. Total sex ratio is different from sex ratio estimated at birth. This is due to the fact that some newborns are considered in the sex ratio estimated at birth but pass away within the first weeks of their life and are not included in the total sex ratio.


The majority religion of Montenegro is Christianity, the followers of which comprise 71% of all religious believers in the country. Christianity is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ as presented in the New Testament. Christianity is the world's largest religion, with over 2.4 billion adherents, known as Christians. Christians believe that Jesus is the Son of God and the savior of humanity whose coming as Christ or the Messiah was prophesied in the Old Testament. Besides Christianity, there are several other religions present within the country. Other religions in Montenegro are Islam, folk religions.

General development

Montenegro is considered to be a developing nation. The developmental stage of a nation is determined by a number of factors including, but not limited to, economic prosperity, life expectancy, income equality, and quality of life. As a developing nation, Montenegro may not be able to offer consistent social services to its citizens. These social services may include things like public education, reliable healthcare, and law enforcement. Citizens of developing nations may have lower life expectancies than citizens of developed nations. In Montenegro, 56.84 in every 100 people use internet. Montenegro has a Human Development Index (HDI) of 0.789. Montenegro has a high HDI score. This indicates that the majority of citizens will be able to attain a desirable life while providing substantial aid and assistance to citizens with lower living standards. In Montenegro, 8.6% of the population lives below the poverty line. The percentage of citizens living below the poverty line in Montenegro is low, indicating that it has a stable economy. Investors should consider Montenegro to be a safe location for investments and other financial ventures.


People in Montenegro speak the Montenegrin language.