Official Country Name: Principauté de Monaco
Population: 30 000
Telephone Code: 377
Time Zone: CET: UT+1 in winter, UT+2 in summer
Area: 1,9 sq km
Language(s): French is the official language, though there is a traditional language called Monegasque, very close to the Genoan dialect. English and Italian are widely spoken.
Ethnic Groups: French citizens account for 47% of the population, national citizens (called Monégasques) being only 5 000 (16%), as many as Italians. Thus, only a small part of the population has right to vote.
Head of State: His Serene Highness Prince Albert
Government: Constitutional Monarchy. The power of the elected council is limited.
Exchange Rate: US$1 = 0.8 EUR
Health Risks: None
Electricity: 220V, 50Hz. Standard continental plugs (same as in France).
Weights & Measures: Metrical.
Country Name in other languages: Munegu in Monegasque, Monako in languages where c isn't pronounced [k]