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Italy: General facts

Political system: republicCapital: RomeTotal area: 301,263 square kilometresPopulation: about 60 millionOfficial language: ItalianCurrency: euro

Political system: republic
Capital: Rome
Total area: 301,263 square kilometres
Population: about 60 million
Official language: Italian
Currency: euro

Source: EU website: europa.eu

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