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Cyprus

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Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Euro
Country name: 
Cyprus
Capital: 
Nicosia
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
August 16, 1960
Independent from: 
16 August 1960 from the UK; note - Turkish Cypriots proclaimed self-rule on 13 February 1975 and independence in 1983, but these proclamations are only recognized by Turkey
Total area: 
9,251
Total area note: 
9,251 (of which 3,355 are in north Cyprus)
Land area: 
9,241
Water area: 
10
Population: 
1,155,403
Population note: 
1,155,403 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Greek Turkish
All languages: 
Greek (official), Turkish (official), English
Time zone: 
EET (UTC+2) - Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Drive on: 
Left
Calling code: 
+357
Domain: 
.cy (.eu is also used.)