Andorra

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Andorra

Parliamentary democracy
independant since 1278

Region:
Southern Europe
Area:
470 km²
Local name:
Principat d’Andorra
Capital:
Andorra la Vella
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Current time in Andorra:

The countrywide time in Andorra is Central European Time (CET).
As in many countries far away from the equator, there is a daylight saving time in summer.
So the difference to Greenwich Mean Time is usually +1 hours in summer and +2 hours in winter.

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Population

77,142
164.1
Birthrate:
7.2 ‰
Deathrate:
4.4 ‰

Currency

The currency in Andorra is Euro (EUR).
1 Euro is divided into 100 Cent.
Status: 10/19/2020
1 US Dollar = 0.85 Euro
1 Euro = 1.18 US Dollar
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Languages

Official language:
Catalan

mother tonguedistribution
Spanish44.6 %
Catalan32.3 %
Portuguese10.8 %
French6.2 %
other6.1 %

Economy more...

(per year)
GDP:2,817.38 M €
Exportations:70.3 M €
Importations:1,122.8 M €
Unemployment rate:3.7 %
Energy consumption:221.6 M kWh

Land use

40% Agricultural areas:188 km²
34% Forest:160 km²
26% Others:122 km²

Transport

Roadways:320 km

Andorra is a landlocked country in the eastern Pyrenees. The dwarf state has a total area of only 470 km². This area is about 2.7 times the size of Washington, D.C. There is no access to the open sea. There are direct national borders with the 2 neighbouring countries France and Spain. The distance between New York City and the Capital Andorra la Vella is about 6,070 km.

With an Human Development Index (HDI) of 0.857 Andorra counts as one of the high developed economies by UN-definition. The IMF also shares this classification.

Most important cities

CityRegionPopulation
Andorra la Vella / CapitalAndorra la Vella22,000
les EscaldesEscaldes-Engordany16,000
EncampEncamp11,000
Sant Julià de LòriaSant Julià de Loria8,020
la MassanaLa Massana7,210
CanilloCanillo3,290
OrdinoOrdino3,070
Pas de la CasaEncamp2,360
ArinsalLa Massana1,420
El TarterCanillo1,050




Political indicators

(Based on the "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project of the World Bank)

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Death penalty:abolished in 1990



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