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For God, Prince And Fatherland.

 

General


Population: 37,313 (2014), 37,009 (2013)
Land Area: 160 sq km
Natural Resources: Hydroelectric potential, arable land
Capital: Vaduz
Political System: Constitutional Monarchy
State Leader: Prince Hans Adam II (November 13th 1989)
Head of Government: Adrian Hasler (March 27th 2013)
Languages: German, Alemannic dialect
Currency: Swiss Franc (CHF)
Major Religions: Roman Catholic 76.2%, Protestant 7%, Unknown 10.6%, Other 6.2%
Major Ethnicities: Liechtensteiner 65.6%, Other 34.4%
Life Expectancy: 81.68 years (2014), 81.59 years (2013)

Economy


GDP Official Exchange Rate: 5.113 billion (2010)
GDP Purchasing Power Parity: 3.2 billion (2009)
GDP Per Capita (PPP): 89,400 (2009)
GDP Growth Rate: -0.5% (2009)
GDP Structure: Agriculture 8%, Industry 37%, Services 55% (2009)
Labour Force By Occupation: Agriculture 0.8%, Industry 39.4%, Services 59.9% (2010)
Industries: Electronics, metal manufacturing, dental products, ceramics, pharmaceuticals, food products, precision instruments, tourism, optical instruments
Agriculture Products: Wheat, barley, corn, potatoes; dairy products, livestock
Human Development Index: 0.883 (24th)
Tourism Revenue: NA
Unemployment Rate: 2.5% (2011)

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Army Size: NA
Budget: NA

Current Situation

 

Liechtenstein is located in Western Europe. Liechtenstein is bordered by Austria and Switzerland. Liechtenstein's economy is very developed, Liechtenstein has a strong financial center and attracts many companies, because of the low tax rate on corporations.

Thoughts & Comments

 

Sources

CIA World Factbook: Liechtenstein
Wikipedia: Liechtenstein
http://hdrstats.undp.org/en/countries/profiles/LIE.html

Updated on: October 15th, 2014