Located in the continent of Europe, Lithuania covers 62,680 square kilometers of land and 2,620 square kilometers of water, making it the 124th largest nation in the world with a total area of 65,300 square kilometers.
Lithuania became an independent state in 1918, after gaining its sovereignty from Russia. The population of Lithuania is 3,525,761 (2012) and the nation has a density of 56 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Lithuania is the Lithuanian Litas (LTL). As well, the people of Lithuania are refered to as Lithuanian.
The dialing code for the country is 370 and the top level internet domain for Lithuanian sites is .lt.
To learn more, visit our detailed Lithuania section.
|Density||56.3 / km2 ( 145.7 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Vilnius (Vilnius County)|
|GDP||48,172,242,517 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||13,663 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||62,680 km2 (24,201 mi2)|
|Water Area||2,620 km2 (1,012 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Russia, Belarus, Latvia, Poland|
What is the capital of Lithuania?
Vilnius is the capital city of Lithuania. It has a population of 542,366, and is located on a latitue of 54.69 and longitude of 25.28.
Vilnius is also the political center of Lithuania, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.
Quick Facts About Vilnius, the Capital Of Lithuania
|Elevation||98 meters over sea level|
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