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

in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]

CapitalVaduz
Largest municipalitySchaan
47°10′00″N9°30′35″E / 47.16667°N 9.50972°E / 47.16667; 9.50972
Official languagesGerman
ReligionRoman Catholicism
DemonymLiechtensteiner
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary
constitutional monarchy
• Prince
Hans-Adam II
• Regent
Alois
Adrian Hasler
LegislatureLandtag
Independence as principality
12 July 1806
• Separation from
German Confederation
1866
Area
• Total
160 km2 (62 sq mi) (219th)
• Water (%)
2.7[1]
Population
• 2014 estimate
37,340[2] (193rd)
• Density
227/km2 (587.9/sq mi) (57th)
GDP (PPP)2013 estimate
• Total
$5.3 billion [3] (149th)
• Per capita
$98,432[2][4][5] (2nd)
GDP (nominal)2010 estimate
• Total
$5.155 billion[4][5] (147th)
• Per capita
$143,151[2][4][5] (2nd)
HDI (2015)Increase 0.912[6]
very high · 15th
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 July 9, 2017


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