Cyprus info

Cyprus info

Full name: Republic of Cyprus
Population: 863,000 (combined) (UN, 2008)
Capital: Nicosia (Lefkosia to Greek Cypriots, Lefkosa to Turkish Cypriots
Area (combined): 9,251 sq km (3,572 sq miles)
Major languages: Greek, Turkish
Major religions: Christianity, Islam
Life expectancy: 76 years (men), 82 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: Euro from 1 January 2008; Turkish lira used in north
Main exports: Clothing, potatoes, cigarettes, pharmaceuticals
GNI per capita: US $24,940 (World Bank, 2007)
Internet domain: .cy
International dialing code: +357


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