Where is Andorra?

Located in Southwestern Europe, Andorra has a 118.00 km border with France (55 km) and Spain (63 km).

Andorra is a European country covering 468.00 km2. This makes it the 17th smallest country in the world and 2.5 times the size of Washington, DC. Its geographic coordinates are 42 30 N, 1 30 E and Andorra la Vella is the capital city.

The exact origin of the country's name is unclear.

Its ISO code is AD.

Geography

Andorra has a mean elevation of 1,996 m above sea level. Its lowest elevation is Riu Runer which is 840m above sea level. Its highest elevation is Pic de Coma Pedrosa which is 2,946m above tall.

It has a temperate climate with snowy, cold winters and warm, dry summers. It is made up of rugged mountains dissected by narrow valleys.

Population

Andorra has a population of 85,660 making it the 199th largest in the world. The population of the country is not evenly distributed, with most people living in Andorra's seven urbanized valleys.

The official language is Catalan, with French, Castillian and Portoguese spoken. The main ethnic groups are Andorran, Spanish, and Portuguese. The population is mostly Roman Catholic.

The dialing code for the country is 376.

Government

Andorra is an independent country. It has been independent since 1278. Its constitution was last ratified in 1993.

Economy

Factoring in Purchasing Power Parity, Andorra's GDP is $3,327,000,000.00 (USD) with $49,900.00 (USD) per capita. This makes it the 183rd largest economy and its citizens the 24th richest in the world. The currency of Andorra is the Euro (EUR).

Its biggest export partners are Spain, Franc, and Italy. Its main exports are tobacco products and furniture. Its major import partners are Spain, France, and Germany. Its major imports include consumer goods, food, and fuel.

This page was last modified on September 6th, 2017