Cyprus: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 35.17581 / longitude: 33.43904

General information


Well known national dishes are: Fasolada. You can find some UNESCO listed places: Paphos, Painted Churches in the Troodos Region, Choirokoitia.


The currency ISO code is EUR and the currency symbol is €. In 2021 the GDP was $28,407,867,534 USD, placing it at position 97 in the market.


This nation has a number of interesting universities, including University of Cyprus, Cyprus University of Technology. The inhabitants stay 16 years in school (tertiary education included).


There are 847,000 people here, or 0.011% of the world's population. The median age of the population is 37.90 years with a birth growth rate of 1.00%.


Nicosia serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with United Kingdom. The area of the country is 9,251 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Limassol, Δήμος Λάρνακας, Δήμος Λεμεσού, Δήμος Λευκωσίας, Strovolos. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Greek, Modern (1453-), Turkish.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. Phone numbers start with +357, the country's ISO code is CY, the country's websites have the domain name ".cy"


ISO code CY
Capital Nicosia
Population 847,000
World percentage 0.011%
Median age 37.90 years
Population growth rate 1.00%
Main cities
Spoken languages Greek, Modern (1453-), Turkish
GDP (2021) $28,407,867,534
GDP position #97
Currency code EUR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 16 years
National dish Fasolada
TLD .cy
Phone prefix +357