Central Albania

Albania Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics Berat
Central Albania

Shqipëria qendrore
Country Albania
 • Total4,851 km2 (1,873 sq mi)
 • Total1,045,192
 • Density220/km2 (560/sq mi)
NUTS codeAL02
HDI (2017)0.755[1]
high · 3rd of 3

Central Albania (Albanian: Shqipëria qendrore) is one of the three NUTS-2 Regions of Albania.[2] It consists of two counties: Tirana County and Elbasan County.

Central Albania is in yellow.

In colloquial usage some other regions are often included in "Central Albania", especially Durres and Shijak, and, less consistently, Diber County, Kruja, Pogradec, Berat and Myzeqe.

See also


  1. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  2. ^ "NUTS of Albania" (PDF). INSTAT. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2015-01-21.