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Iceland
Ísland (Icelandic)
Banner o Iceland
Coat o airms o Iceland
Banner Coat o airms
Anthem: "Lofsöngur"
Location o Iceland
Capital
an lairgest ceety
Reykjavík
64°08′N 21°56′W / 64.133°N 21.933°W / 64.133; -21.933
Offeecial leid
an naitional leid
Icelandic
Ethnic groups (2016)
Releegion Kirk o Iceland[2]
Demonym Icelander
Govrenment Unitar pairlamentar republic
• Preses
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson
Bjarni Benediktsson
Legislatur Althingi
Formation
9t century
930–1262
1262–1814
1380–1944
5 Januar 1874
• Kinrick
1 December 1918
17 Juin 1944
Aurie
• Tot
102,775[3] km2 (39,682 sq mi) (106t)
• Watter (%)
2.7
Population
• 1 Januar 2016 estimate
Template:Ispop[a] (172nt)
• Density
3.2/km2 (8.3/sq mi) (233rd)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$18 billion[4] (142nt)
• Per capita
$52,500[4] (18t)
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total
$23 billion[4]
• Per capita
$67,570[4] (6t)
Gini (2013) 24.00[5]
law · 2nt
HDI (2015) Increase 0.921[6]
very heich · 9t
Siller Icelandic króna (ISK)
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Drives on the richt
Cawin code +354
Patron saunt Saunt Thorlak
Internet TLD .is
  1. ^ "Statistics Iceland: Key figures". Statistics Iceland. 1 Januar 2014. Retrieved 30 Mairch 2014. 
  2. ^ "CIA – The World Factbook – Field Listing – Distribution of family income – Gini index". United States government. Retrieved 14 September 2008. 

Iceland (Icelandic: Ísland) is a volcanic island kintra in the Northren Atlantic Ocean atween, Scotland, Ireland, Greenland, Norrowey an the Faroe Islands. It haes near aboot 300,000 indwallers.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population by country of citizenship, sex and age 1 January 1998–2016". Reykjavík, Iceland: Statistics Iceland. Retrieved 27 Januar 2017. 
  2. "Constitution of Iceland". Government of Iceland. Retrieved 14 October 2014.  Section VI deals wi releegion an Airticle 62 states "The Evangelical Lutheran Church shall be the State Kirk in Iceland an, as sic, it shall be supportit an pertectit bi the State". In Scots this kirk is commonly cried the Kirk o Iceland.
  3. "Ísland er minna en talið var" (in Icelandic). RÚV. 26 Februar 2015. Retrieved 10 Mairch 2015. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Iceland". International Monetary Fund. 
  5. "Gini coefficient of equivalised disposable income (source: SILC)". Eurostat Data Explorer. Retrieved 7 Januar 2013. 
  6. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2017.