Lithuania: General facts

Political system: parliamentary democracyCapital: VilniusTotal area: 65,300 square kilometresPopulation: 3.5 millionOfficial language: LithuanianCurrency: litasEmbassy of Lithuania (in Vienna): http://at.mfa.lt/Lithuanian Chargé d'Affaires: Edvilas Raudonikis

Political system: parliamentary democracy
Capital: Vilnius
Total area: 65,300 square kilometres
Population: 3.5 million
Official language: Lithuanian
Currency: litas
Embassy of Lithuania (in Vienna): http://at.mfa.lt/
Lithuanian Chargé d'Affaires: Edvilas Raudonikis

Source:www.cia.gov/library and http://at.mfa.lt

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