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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[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
Demonym
  • Monégasque
  • Monacans[c]
GovernmentUnitaryconstitutionalprincipality
 - PrinceAlbert II
 - Minister of StateMichel Roger
 - President of the National CouncilLaurent Nouvion
LegislatureNational Council
Independence
 - House of Grimaldi1297 
 - Franco-Monegasque Treaty1861 
 - Constitution1911 
 - Franco-Monegasque Treaty2002 
Area
 - Total2.02 km2 (248th)
0.78 sq mi
 - Water (%)negligible[4]
Population
 - 2011 estimate36,371[5] (217th)
 - 2008 census35,352[4]
 - Density18,005/km2 (1st)
49,217/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2010[b] estimate
 - Total$4.694 billion[6][7] (156th)
 - Per capita$132,571[6][7] (1st)
GDP (nominal)2010[b] estimate
 - Total$5.424 billion[6] (148th)
 - Per capita$153,177[6] (1st)
HDI (2008)Steady 0.956[8]
very high ·1st
CurrencyEuro () (EUR)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Drives on theright[9]
Calling code+377
ISO 3166 codeMC
Internet TLD.mc
a.^ Monaco is a city-state.
b.^ GDP per capita calculations include non-resident workers from France and Italy.
c.^ Naturalized citizens of Monaco are called Monacans, while Monegasque is the proper term for describing someone who was born in Monaco.
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Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 26, 2012


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