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

in Europe  (green & dark grey)

CapitalMonaco (city-state)[a][1][2]
43°44′N7°25′E / 43.733°N 7.417°E / 43.733; 7.417
Largest QuartierMonte Carlo
Official languagesFrench[3]
Common languages
Ethnic groups
ReligionRoman Catholicism (official)[4]
Demonym
  • Monégasque
  • Monacan[c]
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Albert II
Serge Telle
LegislatureNational Council
Independence
• House of Grimaldi (under the sovereignty of the Republic of Genoa)
1297
• from the French Empire
17 May 1814
• from occupation of the Sixth Coalition
17 June 1814
1861
1911
Area
• Total
2.02 km2 (0.78 sq mi) (194th)
• Water (%)
negligible[5]
Population
• 2015 estimate
38,400[6] (217th)
• 2016 census
37,308[5]
• Density
18,713/km2 (48,466.4/sq mi) (1st)
GDP (nominal)2014[b] estimate
• Total
$7.1 billion[7] (148th)
• Per capita
$187,650[8] (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
  1. ^ Government offices are however, located in the Quartier of Monaco-Ville.
  2. ^ GDP per capita calculations include non-resident workers from France and Italy.
  3. ^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 January 20, 2018


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