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Principality of Monaco
Principauté de Monaco[a]
FlagCoat of arms
Motto: "Deo Juvante" (Latin)
"With God's Help"
Anthem: Hymne Monégasque
English: Monégasque Anthem
Location of  Monaco  (green)in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of  Monaco  (green)

in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]

CapitalMonaco (city-state)[a][1][2]
43°43′N7°25′E / 43.717°N 7.417°E / 43.717; 7.417
Largest QuartierMonte Carlo
Official languagesFrench[3]
Common languages
Ethnic groups
ReligionRoman Catholicism
Demonym
  • Monégasque
  • Monacan[c]
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional monarchy
 • PrinceAlbert II
 • Minister of StateSerge Telle
LegislatureNational Council
Independence
 • House of Grimaldi (under the sovereignty of the Republic of Genoa)1297 
 • from the French Empire17 May 1814 
 • from occupation of the Sixth Coalition17 June 1814 
 • Franco-Monegasque Treaty1861 
 • Constitution1911 
Area
 • Total2.02 km2 (248th)
0.78 sq mi
 • Water (%)negligible[4]
Population
 • 2014 estimate37,800[5] (217th)
 • 2008 census35,352[4]
 • Density18,713/km2 (1st)
48,462/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2010[b] estimate
 • Total$3.000 billion[6][7] (156th)
 • Per capita$78,700[6][7] (9th)
GDP (nominal)2010[b] estimate
 • Total$5.424 billion[6] (148th)
 • Per capita$153,177[6] (1st)
HDI (2015 estimate)Increase 1.000
very high
CurrencyEuro () (EUR)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Drives on theright[8]
Calling code+377
ISO 3166 codeMC
Internet TLD.mc
a.^ Government offices are however, located in the Quartier of Monaco-Ville.
b.^ GDP per capita calculations include non-resident workers from France and Italy.
c.^Monacan is the term for residents.
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Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of October 9, 2016


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