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Principality of Andorra
Principat d'Andorra  (Catalan)a
Motto: Virtus Unita Fortior
"United virtue is stronger"[citation needed]
Anthem: El Gran Carlemany  (Catalan)
"The Great Charlemagne"
Location of  Andorra  (center of green circle)in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]
Location of  Andorra  (center of green circle)

in Europe  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]

Capital
and largest city
Andorra la Vella
42°30′N1°31′E / 42.500°N 1.517°E / 42.500; 1.517Coordinates: 42°30′N1°31′E / 42.500°N 1.517°E / 42.500; 1.517
Official languagesCatalanb
Ethnic groups(2012[1])49% Andorran
24.6% Spanish
14.3% Portuguese
3.9% French
8.2% others
DemonymAndorran
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentarysemi-electivediarchy
Joan Enric Vives Sicília
Emmanuel Macron
Josep Maria Mauri
Patrick Strzoda
Antoni Martí
LegislatureGeneral Council
Independence
• from Aragon
1278
• from the French Empire
1814
1993
Area
• Total
467.63 km2 (180.55 sq mi) (179th)
• Water (%)
0.26 (121.4 ha)c
Population
• 2016 estimate
77,281[2]
• Density
179.8/km2 (465.7/sq mi) (71st)
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
• Total
$3.249 billion[3] (162th)
• Per capita
$36,987[4] (26th)
Gini (2003)27.21d
low
HDI (2016)Increase 0.858[5]
very high · 32nd
CurrencyEuroe (EUR)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
• Summer (DST)
CEST (UTC+2)
Drives on theright
Calling code+376
ISO 3166 codeAD
Internet TLD.adf
  1. Constitution of Andorra. In Spanish and Portuguese: Principado de Andorra, in French: Principauté d'Andorre.
  2. Spanish, Portuguese and French are also each natively spoken by a significant minority
  3. (in French) Girard P & Gomez P (2009), Lacs des Pyrénées: Andorre. "Andorra en xifres 2007: Situació geogràfica, Departament d'Estadística, Govern d'Andorra"(PDF). Retrieved 26 August 2012. 
  4. "Informe sobre l'estat de la pobresa i la desigualtat al Principal d'Andorra (2003)"(PDF). Estadistica.ad. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 
  5. Before 1999, the French franc and Spanish peseta; the coins and notes of both currencies, however, remained legal tender until 2002. Small amounts of Andorran diners (divided into 100 centim) were minted after 1982.
  6. Also .cat, shared with Catalan-speaking territories.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 20, 2018


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