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Italy

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Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Euro
Country name: 
Italy
Capital: 
Rome
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
March 17, 1861
Independent from: 
Kingdom of Italy proclaimed; Italy was not finally unified until 1870
Total area: 
301,340
Total area note: 
301,340note: includes Sardinia and Sicily
Land area: 
294,140
Water area: 
7,200
Population: 
61,482,297
Population note: 
61,482,297 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Italian
All languages: 
Italian (official), German (parts of Trentino-Alto Adige region are predominantly German speaking), French (small French-speaking minority in Valle d'Aosta region), Slovene (Slovene-speaking minority in the Trieste-Gorizia area)
Time zone: 
CET (UTC+1) - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Drive on: 
Right
Calling code: 
+39 (To call Campione d'Italia, it is necessary to use the Swiss code +41.)
Domain: 
.it (.eu is also used.)