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Iceland

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Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Icelandic króna
Country name: 
Iceland
Capital: 
Reykjavík
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
December 1, 1918
Independent from: 
1 December 1918 became a sovereign state under the Danish Crown; 17 June 1944 from Denmark; birthday of Jon SIGURDSSON leader of Iceland's 19th Century independence movement
Total area: 
103,000
Land area: 
100,250
Water area: 
2,750
Population: 
315,281
Population note: 
315,281 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Icelandic
All languages: 
Icelandic, English, Nordic languages, German widely spoken
Time zone: 
GMT (UTC+0) - Summer (DST) not observed (UTC)
Drive on: 
Right
Calling code: 
+354
Domain: 
.is