Gibraltar

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Gibraltar

Parliamentary democracy (self-governing territory of the UK)

Region:
Southern Europe
Area:
10.0 km²
Local name:
Gibraltar
Capital:
Gibraltar
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Sunrise + Sunset
Climate
Infrastructure + Transport
Energy consumption
Telecommunication
Refugees
Country comparison
Current time in Gibraltar:
2:36 pm
Friday, May 25th, 2018

The countrywide time in Gibraltar 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.

Timezones and clock changesSunrise and sunset

Bevölkerung

34,408
3,441

Currency

The currency in Gibraltar is Gibraltar Pound (GIP).
1 Pound is divided into 100 Pence.
Status: 05/25/2018
1 US$ = 0.75 Pound
1 Pound = 1.34 US$

The climate in Gibraltar

The climate in Gibraltar is subtropical. So it is much drier and warmer than in the most parts of the US or Central Europe. Only in a few humid months per year the intense of rain is a bit higher. Depending on the season, the average daytime temperatures range between 16 and 28 degrees. In the colder months, the average night temperatures drop down to 11 °C.

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

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Languages

Official language:
English

mother tonguedistribution
English88.9 %
Arabic7.4 %
other3.7 %

Religions

branchdistribution
Church of England7.0%
Roman Catholics78.1%
other Christs3.2%
Hinduists1.8%
Muslims4.0%
Jews2.1%
nondenominational2.9%
other0.9%

Economy

(per year)
Exportations:179.1 M €
Importations:2,626.4 M €
Unemployment rate:1.0 %
Energy consumption:188.6 M kWh

Land use

45% Urban areas:4 km²
0% Forest:0 km²
55% Others:6 km²

Transport

Roadways:29 km
Airports:1