Italy: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 41.19055 / longitude: 12.70587

General information


The inhabitants stay 16 years in school (tertiary education included). Well known universities are: Sapienza University of Rome, University of Padova, University of Milan, University of Bologna, University of Turin.


301,336 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Roma, Milano, Genova, Firenze, Torino. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: Bavarian, Italian, Sardinian. Rome is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Austria, France, Slovenia, Switzerland.


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci, Rock Drawings in Valcamonica, Historic Centre of Florence, Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany, Venice and its Lagoon. Here is a list of famous dishes in this country: Pasta,Polenta,Pizza, Risotto.


The GDP in 2021 was $2,107,702,842,669 USD, making it the 8# country in the world. The local currency (EUR) is represented by the symbol €. You need to pay 5.10€ (corresponding to $5.23 USD) for a Big Mac at McDonald's ©.


There are 60,665,551 inhabitants, or 0.81% of the population of planet earth.

Good to know

Visit to learn more about this nation. The ISO code is IT, telephone numbers begin with +39, the country's websites have the domain name ".it"


ISO code IT
Capital Rome
Population 60,665,551
World percentage 0.81%
Main cities
Spoken languages Bavarian, Italian, Sardinian
GDP (2021) $2,107,702,842,669
GDP position #8
Big Mac local price 5.10€
Big Mac USD price $5.23
Currency code EUR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 16 years
National dish Pasta,Polenta,Pizza, Risotto
TLD .it
Phone prefix +39


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