Facts and Statistics
Southern Europe, bordering Austria 430 km, France 488 km, Holy See (VaticanCity) 3.2 km, San Marino 39 km, Slovenia 232 km, Switzerland 740 km
Predominantly Mediterranean; Alpine in far north; hot, dry in south
58,057,477 (July 2004 est.)
- The international dialling code for Italy is +39.
- Italy is +1 hours GMT.
Italian (includes small clusters of German-, French-, and Slovene-Italians inthe north and Albanian-Italians and Greek-Italians in the south)
Predominately Roman Catholic with mature Protestant and Jewish communities anda growing Muslim immigrant community
Religion in Italy
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