Capital / Capitale: Roma
Inhabitants / Abitanti: 60 millions / 60 milioni
EU Membership / Membro UE: since 1952 / dal 1952
Did you know?
- With 7,375 kilometers of coastlines, Italy is the European country with the greatest number of beaches;
- The largest region in Italy is Sicily – 25,711 km ²;
- The most populous metropolitan area in Italy is Milan – 4,373,992 inhabitants;
- In Italy there is the highest mountain in Europe, Mont Blanc (4810 meters), the highest volcano in Europe, Mount Etna (over 3300 meters, but its height is constantly changing as a result of the eruptions)