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About Monaco in detail
Where is Monaco?
Monaco, in case if you are looking on the map under the Coordinates 43 44 N 7 25 E otherwise in Europe, in Western Europe, bordering the Mediterranean Sea on the southern coast of France, near the border with Italy.
What is the capital of Monaco?
The capital city of Monaco is: Monaco.
What is the time in Monaco?
It is 6 hours ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time, the timezone of Monaco is: UTC+1.
What is the Internet code for Monaco?
The Top Level Domain (TLD) for Monaco is: .mc
What is the size of Monaco?
The territory of Monaco is total: 2 sq km; land: 2 sq km, water: 0 sq km.
If we want to describe the size of the territory of Monaco is about three times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC.
If we would like to walk around and discover Monaco, we can do that by covering the distance of total: 6 km.
What is the water coverage of Monaco?
We have mentioned already on this website, that what percentage of Monaco is covered by water (see below), and this includes 4.1 km coastline.
What is the climate like in Monaco?
The climate of Monaco is Mediterranean with mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers.
Geographical data of Monaco
The elevation of Monaco; mean elevation: N/A, elevation extremes; lowest point: Mediterranean Sea 0 m, highest point: Mont Agel 140 m.
The typical geographical details of Monaco include hilly, rugged, rocky.
If we would like to describe the countries location from a different point of view, it is safe to say, and easy to read from a map, Monaco is second-smallest independent state in the world (after the Holy See); smallest country with a coastline; almost entirely urban.
Resources and land use of Monaco
The country’s main mined products are none. The population partly uses the earlier highlighted land territory and partly left in its natural state: agricultural land: 1%; arable land 0%; permanent crops 1%; permanent pasture 0%; forest: 0%; other: 99% (2011 estimate).
Population data of Monaco
The number of inhabitants of Monaco is 30,581 (July 2016 estimate).
If we examine the proportion of population distribution, it is safe to say that the most densely populated country in the world; its entire population living on 2 square km.
If we are looking at the proportion of the urbanized and barely populated areas, these are the figures: urban population: 100% of total population (2015).
Most of the population in Monaco is concentrated in MONACO (capital) 38,000 (2014).
Ethnicity in Monaco
According to ethnicity details, the ethnic groups in this country are the following: French (official) 47%, Monegasque 16%, Italian 16%, other 21%.
Spoken languages in Monaco
The spoken languages in Monaco are the following: French (official language), English, Italian, Monegasque.
What are the most important religions in Monaco?
During the general census, researchers examine the churches, according to this: Roman Catholic 90% (official), other 10%.
Further population data of Monaco
The proportion of gender and age tells a lot about the society as follows 0-14 years: 11.08% (male 1,744 / female 1,644) 15-24 years: 9.13% (male 1,439 / female 1,352) 25-54 years: 33.68% (male 5,162 / female 5,137) 55-64 years: 14.79% (male 2,253 / female 2,270) 65 years and over: 31.33% (male 4,269 / female 5,311) (2016 estimate). It also a significant factor in a society the population growth rate, which in the case of Monaco is 0.18% (2016 estimate).
The population growth rate is based on two elements, the birth, and the death rate. In Monaco the birth rate is 6.6 births / 1,000 population (2016 estimate), the death rate 9.6 deaths / 1,000 population (2016 estimate).
In this day and age in the developed societies, the first child borns later compared to the previous centuries and decades, so the childbearing is extended. In Monaco the average age of mothers at the first childbirth is .
In the best case scenario despite the fact that the birth of the children is postponed, the parents are still able to see their kids grow as the life expectancy is also extended. In the case of Monaco, these figures are . With the introduction of modern medicine, the vaccinations and the proper hygienic conditions, the infant mortality rate is in a steep decline. The infant mortality statistics in Monaco are the following: . Relevant data is the budget of healthcare, which is in the case of this country is 4.3% of GDP (2014).
Economic data of Monaco
If we would like to describe a country, we also have to mention its economy; Monaco, bordering France on the Mediterranean coast, is a popular resort, attracting tourists to its casino and pleasant climate. The principality also is a banking center and has successfully sought to diversify into services and small, high-value-added,The state has no income tax and low business taxes and thrives as a tax haven both for individuals who have established residence and for foreign companies that have set up businesses and offices. Monaco, however, is not a tax-free shelter; it charges neaMonaco's reliance on tourism and banking for its economic growth has left it vulnerable to a downturn in France and other European economies which are the principality's main trade partners. In 2009, Monaco's GDP fell by 11.5% as the euro-zone crisis prec.
GDP is an important figure as all the relevant calculations and statistics are based on it. GDP in Monaco is $6.063 billion (2013 estimate).
An another important indicator is the rate of the GDP growth, which in Monaco is 9.3% (2013 estimate) 1.2% (2012 estimate) 7% (2011 estimate).
These statistics are affecting the world economy, remember in 2015 when the Chinese real GDP growth rate was worse than expected; The world markets fall, and the Chinese stock exchange was temporally suspended.
A further major factor of a country’s economy, the GDP per capita. In Monaco this is $78,700 (2013 estimate) $73,200 (2012 estimate) $72,600 (2011 estimate).
In the case of the economy, the Trinity is in common places, such as agriculture, industry, and services.
What are the agricultural products Monaco produces?
The main agricultural products of Monaco are none.
Regarding the economy, the important segments are banking, insurance, tourism, construction, small-scale industrial and consumer products. The crucial and regularly mentioned GDP is based on banking, insurance, tourism, construction, small-scale industrial and consumer products.
Drinking water source in Monaco
It is important to mention, that - thanks to the development of the infrastructure -, the rate of potable water improved: urban: 100% of population, total: 100% of population. Unimproved: urban: 0% of population, total: 0% of population (2015 estimate).
Average number of childbirth in Monaco
In Monaco the average number of childbirth is 1.53 children born / woman (2016 estimate).
Population, median age, migration, and citizenship in Monaco
The average age of the population is total: 52.4 years; male: 51.1 years, female: 53.7 years (2016 estimate). The age of adulthood varies in every country of the world in Monaco it is 18 years of age, universal.
In this age when we are experiencing an unprecedented scale of migration and globalization, it is an important factor the number of new coming immigrants. In Monaco is 4.7 migrant(s) / 1,000 population (2016 estimate). It is important to know, how to apply for citizenship: citizenship by birth: no. Citizenship by descent only: the father must be a citizen of Monaco; in the case of a child born out of wedlock, the mother must be a citizen and father unknown. Dual citizenship recognized: no. Residency requirement for naturalization: 10 years.
Is Monaco a safe destination? Healthcare services and contagious diseases in Monaco
Many of the travelers are looking into the healthcare services and contagious diseases of their destinations. In Monaco density of the hospital beds is 13.8 beds / 1,000 population (2012).
According to WHO rating regarding contagious diseases in Monaco the N/A.
However, the HIV is not curable but maintainable. Let’s do not forget when the disease surfaced it was a world threatening condition. Unfortunately, in some countries, it is still very high the number of infected patients and fatalities as a result of the disease.
In Monaco the number of HIV/AIDS deaths: .
Regarding tourism the obesity, not an important issue, but we have to mention among the health statistics, as it is the plague of the 20th and the 21st century. The rate obese adults in Monaco is N/A.
What are the natural hazards Monaco? Is there any?
The most known natural risks in Monaco are N/A.
More interesting facts about Monaco
A few words about the past, as every country and society its connected to its history; The Genoese built a fortress on the site of present day Monaco in 1215. The current ruling GRIMALDI family first seized temporary control in 1297, and again in 1331, but was not able to permanently secure its holding until 1419. Economic development was spurred in the late 19th century with a railroad linkup to France and the opening of a casino. Since then, the principality's mild climate, splendid scenery, and gambling facilities have made Monaco world famous as a tourist and recreation center..
In every nation's memory, there are cornerstones that placed the country on the timeline of history. The date of declaration of independence of Monaco: 1419 (beginning of permanent rule by the House of GRIMALDI).
The flag and other symbols of Monaco
The colors, symbols, and animals on the flag usually have a historical background or related to an important milestone or memory of the nation.
This case is not an exception either, two equal horizontal bands of red (top) and white; the colors are those of the ruling House of Grimaldi and have been in use since 1339, making the flag one of the world's oldest national banners. Note: similar to the flag of Indonesia which is longer and the flag of Poland which is white (top) and red.
Apart from the flag, the symbol of the national unity is the national anthem. The main purpose of the anthem is to share the nation's core values, endeavors, and the patriotic feelings.
National symbols of Monaco: red and white lozenges (diamond shapes); national colors: red, white.
Constitution of Monaco
The existence of the nation based on the constitution. Some constitutions knew around the world, like the U.S. Constitution that accepted on 17th of September 1787, in Philadelphia, the Constitution of United States of America.
It is not related to the declaration of independence that was stolen by Nicolas Cage in the movie National Treasure 🙂
What is the legal system of Monaco?
Most of the times the legal system of a country is in the focus of lawyers. It is a common fact that there are two main approaches in the world, “the law in books” and “the law in action.”
In the Anglo-Saxon world, the practice is the “law in action” while in the rest of the world where the law based on Roman law, the “law in books.”
The legal system of Monaco is civil law system influenced by French legal tradition.
It was Aristotle, who founded the theory of 3 separations of powers. In his view, these are the council of public affairs, the magistrates, and the justice system. In the age of enlightenment was the time when terminologies have been defined, the way we still use them. In most of the democratic countries, the three authorities are separated from each other. In dictatorships, the authorities are usually interwoven in one hand.
About the legislative branch of Monaco, we can highlight the following structures unicameral National Council or Conseil National (24 seats; 16 members directly elected in multi-seat constituencies by simple majority vote and 8 directly elected by proportional representation vote; members serve 5-year terms)elections: last held on 10 February 2013 (next to be held in February 2018)election results: percent of vote by party - Horizon Monaco 50.3%, Union Monegasque 39%, Renaissance 10.7%; seats by party - Horizon Monaco 20, Union Monegasque 3, Renaissance 1.
About the unemployment rate, labor force, and poverty line in Monaco
One of the major problems of the 21st-century economy is the unemployment. Governments are struggling to maintain a low level of the unemployment rate, but as a result of automation, the cheap 3rd world labor and the outsourcing of workflow, these attempts are failing. In Monaco the labor force is 52,000 (2014 estimate). Please bear in mind that the population in Monaco is total: 1.8 deaths / 1,000 live births; male: 2.1 deaths / 1,000 live births, female: 1.6 deaths / 1,000 live births (2016 estimate) - as we already mentioned above.
The rate of unemployment in Monaco is 2% (2012).
It is widely known that the gap between the rich and poor is widening on an enormous scale.
According to the 2017 shocking Oxfam report, the richest eight people’s fortune is equal to the fortune of the poorest half of the world's population.
In Monaco, the income of the households and consumption compared to the entire population: lowest 10%: NA% highhest 10%: NA%.
Another widely used indicator is the so-called GINI index, which measures the inequalities of statistical dispersion, but mainly used for measuring the sharing of income and fortune.
The GINI index is named after its founder Corrado Gini an Italian economist. Gini index has grades between 0-1, but often it is used on a percentage basis. It is 0 if the examined criteria territorial distribution is equal. It is one if the criteria is concentrated on the territory. In Monaco the GINI index is N/A.
The states usually set up a poverty line, which is more or less is a subjective measure. It varies by country its base is often the minimum pension, the incomes of the poorest 20 percent, the X percent of income per capita Etc.
In Monaco the people living under the poverty line is lowest 10%: NA% highhest 10%: NA%.
About the budget and central governments debt of Monaco
Available budget mainly defines the state's economy. The budget of Monaco is; revenues: $914.5 million, expenditures: $973 million (2011 estimate). Taxes and other revenues are 17.7% of GDP (2011 estimate).
The budget deficit (Budget surplus (+) or deficit (-)) is .
The fiscal year in Monaco is calendar year.
In country’s economy, we have to consider the public debt. Public debt is the consolidated sum of the state local, federal and central governments debt.
Inflation rate and prime lending rate in Monaco
A few further interesting and important economic data are the fallowing; Inflation rate: 1.5% (2010) and the rate of the Commercial bank prime lending rate: N/A.
Export/import partners and data of Monaco
Monaco, with the export of products, industrial tools, and other services, generates revenue. The export value in Monaco is: $1.115 billion (2011), $684.9 million (2010). The total revenue of these activities: N/A.
The most important export partners of Monaco are the Europe 73.2%, Africa 14.6%, America 5.2%, Asia 4.9% (2013 estimate).
The most important imported products are: N/A, and the countries from where the import is coming: Europe 70.4%, Asia 20.8%, America 4.4%, Africa 4.1% (2013 estimate).
Renewable energies used in Monaco
As an attempt to suppress the pollution of the environment, renewable energies has to replace the fossil energy. The more the proportion of renewable energies in a country means more effort against the pollution. Monaco, the indicator of how much of country’s produced energy is coming from hydroelectric source is N/A.
To indicate how much another renewable energy is produced is the N/A.
Telecommunication data of Monaco, calling code
To maintain the economy, the development of a reliable and modern telecommunications infrastructure is crucial. We can say the following about Monaco; modern automatic telephone system; the country's sole fixed-line operator offers a full range of services to residential and business customersdomestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity exceeds 200 per 100 personsinternational: country code - 377; no satellite earth stations; connected by cable into the French communications system (2015).
Transport infrastructure in Monaco
In the 21st century, we often say that the world has become small and there are no distances anymore. With widespread air travel when (sometimes) there are no visa restrictions, it is easy to reach other countries, but in case the distance is not too long, we can also use railway or water transportation.
The number of airports in Monaco: N/A, and the number of heliports: 1 (2012).
The total length of the roadways in Monaco: total: 77 km, paved: 77 km (2010).
The total length of the waterways in Monaco: N/A.
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Facts about Monaco
Name of the country: conventional long form: Principality of Monaco, conventional short form: Monaco, local long form: Principaute de Monaco, local short form: Monaco, etymology: founded as a Greek colony in the 6th century B.C., the name derives from two Greek words "monos" (single, alone) and "oikos" (house) to convey the sense of a people "living apart" or in a "single habitation".
|Abbrevation: Monaco||Geographic coordinates:
43 44 N, 7 24 E
|Capital of Monaco: Monaco||GPS of the Capital:
43 44 N 7 25 E
|Position: Western Europe, bordering the Mediterranean Sea on the southern coast of France, near the border with Italy|
|Land area: total: 2 sq km; land: 2 sq km, water: 0 sq km||Terrain: hilly, rugged, rocky
||Area comparative: about three times the size of the National Mall in Washington, DC|
|Population: 30,581 (July 2016 estimate)||Population grow rate: 0.18% (2016 estimate)||Sex ratio: at birth: 1.04 male(s) / female, 0-14 years: 1.06 male(s) / female, 15-24 years: 1.06 male(s) / female, 25-54 years: 1 male(s) / female, 55-64 years: 0.99 male(s) / female, 65 years and over: 0.81 male(s) / female, total population: 0.95 male(s) / female, (2016 estimate)|
|Exports: $1.115 billion (2011), $684.9 million (2010)||Imports: $1.162 billion (2011), $850.2 million (2010)||Import partners: Europe 70.4%, Asia 20.8%, America 4.4%, Africa 4.1% (2013 estimate)|
|Urbanization: urban population: 100% of total population (2015)||Major urban area(s): MONACO (capital) 38,000 (2014)||Median age: total: 52.4 years; male: 51.1 years, female: 53.7 years (2016 estimate)
|Internet users: total: 35,000. Percent of population: 93.4% (July 2015 estimate)||Telephones (fixed lines): total subscriptions: 49,085. Subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 130 (July 2015 estimate)||Telephones (mobile, cellular): total: 34,000. Subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 90 (July 2015 estimate)|
|Unemployment rate: 2% (2012)||Nationality: Monegasque(s) or Monacan(s) adjective: Monegasque or Monacan||National holidays: National Day (Saint Rainier's Day), 19 November (1857)|
|Life expectancy at birth: total population: 89.5 years. Male: 85.6 years, female: 93.5 years (2016 estimate)||Total fertility rate: 1.53 children born / woman (2016 estimate)||Birthrate: 6.6 births / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)|
|Literacy: N/A||Legal system: civil law system influenced by French legal tradition||Suffrage: 18 years of age, universal|
|Industries: banking, insurance, tourism, construction, small-scale industrial and consumer products||Industrial production growth rate: 20% (2013)||GDP real growth rate: 9.3% (2013 estimate) 1.2% (2012 estimate) 7% (2011 estimate)|
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