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Serbia

Serbia
  • Capital

    Capital

    Belgrade

  • Local time

    Local time

    10:28

  • Population

    Population

    7.04 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +381

  • Currency

    Currency

    дин RSD (dinar)

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Serbia

Serbia
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Belgrade

  • Local time

    Local time

    10:28

  • Population

    Population

    7.04 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +381

  • Currency

    Currency

    дин RSD (dinar)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 507

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.55 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    704mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    88 361 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    7%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    31%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    40%

  • Railways

    Railways

    3809km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    2.49 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Serb - 66 %
    Albanian - 17 %
    Hungarian - 3 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Serbian Orthodox
    Muslim
    Muslim

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    98.8%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Serbian
    Hungarian
    Bosniak

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    28 150

  • Murders

    Murders

    1 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    12.9 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    43.6%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    10.3%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    21 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.1%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    base metals, furniture, food processing, machinery, chemicals, sugar, tires, clothes, pharmaceuticals

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    wheat, maize, sugar beets, sunflower, raspberries, beef, pork, milk

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    oil, gas, coal, iron ore, copper, zinc, antimony, chromite, gold

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    28%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    oil, gas, coal, iron ore, copper, zinc, antimony, chromite, gold

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    23%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    37 667kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    43 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    46

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What not to do when visiting Serbia

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Business & Communication

Don't mention politics, war or Kosovo topics.

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2/12
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Street & Behavioral

Don't sit on the corner of a table - it will bring you bad luck and you run the risk of staying forever alone.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't ask to open window - there's a belief that leaving your window open can invite the dreaded "promaja" )also know as draft) and can cause illness or even death.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Eighteen Roman Emperors were born in Serbia.

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Business & Communication

Don't necessarily photograph the ruins - it's a very sensitive topic still, and locals don't make pictures with ruins.

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5/12
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Business & Communication

Don’t expect locals to be indirect communicators - they tend to be direct and say what they think.

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6/12
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Business & Communication

Don’t enter someone's home without removing your shoes.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't expect to eat vegetarian dishes if invited for a meal.

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to handshake when greeting (men). Women usually greet with light kisses on both cheeks (”air kisses” where you just touch cheeks and kiss the air), a handshake is common on first meeting. Eye contact is important.

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Business & Communication

Don't smack or slurp - it's not appreciated.

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10/12
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Business & Communication

Don't avoid eye contact business and personal conversations. It's a sign of courtesy.

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Don't enter buses, trains or similar before everyone who wants to get out has done so.

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Don't forget to wear reflectors when riding a bike or walking at dark.

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