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Liechtenstein's Information

Flag of Liechtenstein
Land Area 160 km2
Total Area 160km2 (#189)
Population 37,937 (#212)
Population Density 237.11/km2
Government Type Constitutional Monarchy
GDP (PPP) $4.98 Billion
GDP Per Capita $139,100
Currency Franc (CHF)
More Information Liechtenstein
  • Name: Liechtenstein
    (long form) Principality of Liechtenstein
  • Capital City: Vaduz (5,342 pop.)
  • Liechtenstein Population: 37,009 (2013 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: Swiss Franc
    (conversion rates)

    Swiss Franc
    10 Francs
  • Ethnicity: Liechtensteiner 65.6%, other 34.4%
  • GDP total: $3.2 billion (2012 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $89,400 (2012 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: German (official), Alemannic dialect
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Schaan, Vaduz, Triesen, Balzers, Eschen, Mauren, Triesenberg, Ruggell, Gamprin, Schellenberg
  • Name: Liechtenstein is the German word meaning 'light stone'
  • National Day: August 15
  • Religion: Roman Catholic 76.2%, Protestant 7%, unknown 10.6%, other 6.2%
  • Symbols
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

Liechtenstein Trivia

Who are the Royal Family of Liechtenstein?

Liechtenstein is governed as a constitutional monarchy that is headed by a royal family whose current head is Prince Hans-Adams II. As the head of the house, Price Hans is also the ruler of the principality of Liechtenstein today.

Who Are the Royal Family of Liechtenstein?

What Languages Are Spoken In Liechtenstein?

German is the official and most common language of Liechtenstein. Other languages commonly spoken in the country include Swiss German, Walser, Alemannic, and English.

What Languages Are Spoken In Liechtenstein?

What is Life Like in Liechtenstein?

Liechtenstein is an advanced industrialized nation whose occupants have some of the most highest standards of living on the planet. Most Liechtensteiners live in single-family homes.

The People and Culture Of Liechtenstein

What is the Major Religion in Liechtenstein?

Around 75% of Liechtenstein identifies as Roman Catholic, and 8.5% of the population is Protestant Christian.

Religious Beliefs In Liechtenstein

What is the Tallest Mountain in Liechtenstein?

Rising to 8,527 feet near the Swiss border, Grauspitz is Liechtenstein's tallest peak.

The Tallest Mountains In Liechtenstein

What is the biggest city in Liechtenstein?

Schaan is the largest community in Liechtenstein and has a population of around 6,000 people.

Biggest Cities In Liechtenstein

About the Author

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