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Principality of Liechtenstein
Fürstentum Liechtenstein  (German)
FlagCoat of arms
Motto: "Für Gott, Fürst und Vaterland"
"For God, Prince, and Fatherland"
Anthem: 
Oben am jungen Rhein
(English: "Up on the Young Rhine")
Location of  Liechtenstein  (green)in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of  Liechtenstein  (green)

in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]

CapitalVaduz
47°08.5′N9°31.4′E / 47.1417°N 9.5233°E / 47.1417; 9.5233
Largest MunicipalitySchaan
47°10′00″N9°30′35″E / 47.16667°N 9.50972°E / 47.16667; 9.50972
Official languagesGerman
ReligionRoman Catholicism
Demonym
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary
Constitutional monarchy
 • PrinceHans-Adam II
 • RegentAlois
 • Prime MinisterAdrian Hasler
LegislatureLandtag
Independence as principality
 • Treaty of Pressburg12 July 1806 
 • Separation from
German Confederation
1866 
Area
 • Total160 km2 (219th)
61 sq mi
 • Water (%)2.7[1]
Population
 • 2014 estimate37,340[2] (193rd)
 • Density227/km2 (57th)
587/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2010 estimate
 • Total$3.545 billion[3][4] (163rd)
 • Per capita$98,432[2][3][4] (2nd)
GDP (nominal)2010 estimate
 • Total$5.155 billion[3][4] (147th)
 • Per capita$143,151[2][3][4] (2nd)
HDI (2014)Increase 0.908[5]
very high ·13th
CurrencySwiss franc (CHF)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Drives on theright
Calling code+423
ISO 3166 codeLI
Internet TLD.li

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of October 9, 2016


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