Official English Name: Principality of Liechtenstein
Official Local Name(s): Fuerstentum Liechtenstein
Common English Name: Liechtenstein
Switzerland (North, East, and South)
|160 km2 (100% land, 0% water)|
|0 km (Landlocked)|
|Vorder-Grauspitz (2, stomach 599 m)|
|Ruggeller Riet (430 m)|
|Roman Catholic (75.9%)
|Hereditary constitutional monarchy|
|Prince Hans Adam II|
|Prime Minister Adrian Hasler|
|24 August 1866 (from Germany)|
|Oben am jungen Rhein|
|CHF (Swiss Franc)|
|$1 (USD) = CHF0.99
Note: Liechtenstein uses the Swiss Franc as its official currency.
Liechtenstein derives its traditions mostly from those of Southern Germany.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ls.html (Majority of information)
http://www.llv.li/files/as/jahrbuch-2016.pdf (Ethnic, religious, and city population data)
http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GDP.PCAP.CD (GDP per capita data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 11 November 2016
1Liechtenstein does not collect data on ethnic groups. Most of the foreigners in Liechtenstein are French, German, Swiss, Turkish, and former Yugoslav, in approximately decreasing order.