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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
MONTENEGRO
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Not independent (1-DEC-1918 - 3-JUN-2006)
Sovereign State (until 1-DEC-1918)
Sovereign State (after 3-JUN-2006)
Date created:
1858
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704492
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Notes:

Even in the 16th century under the Ottoman Empire, Montenegro had a degree of independence. The Principality of Montenegro was established in 1852 and became a kingdom in 1910.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
MONTENEGRO Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
MONTENEGRO Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
MONTENEGRO Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
LE MONTÉNÉGRO Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
KINGDOM OF MONTENEGRO Formal English 28 Aug 1910 28 Nov 1918 Wikimedia Foundation Inc., Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingdom_of_Montenegro)
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF MONTENEGRO Formal English 1963 1992 Wikimedia Foundation Inc., Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Socialist_Republic_of_Montenegro)
499 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
MNE Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EUROPE Continent     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 28 Jun 2006   United Nations, Member States of the United Nations
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 22 jun 2006   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
THE BALKANS Sub-Continent     Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Encyclopaedia Britannica 15th ed. (London: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. UK, 1986)
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO Sov Country 28 Apr 1992 3-JUN-2006 Wikimedia Foundation Inc., Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serbia_and_Montenegro)
YUGOSLAVIA Sov Country 1918 28 Apr 1992 Wikimedia Foundation Inc., Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montenegro)

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1858 was created from part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov Montenegro   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1878 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1880 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1883 boundary change Gradiste to Plananitza   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1883 boundary change Plavnica to Gradiste   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1884 boundary change Plananitza to Mokra Planina and Secular   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1887 boundary change District of Vaganitza and spur of Mokra Planina   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1913 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov part of Kosovo   Gascoigne, Donebauer, Henghes, Jelley, HistoryWorld

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Montenegro Sov/Sov/Dep through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Europe through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704492

Date accessed: 07th July 2020