Iceland

Summary

Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Parliamentary republic
Capital
GDP (nominal)
253,885,656.33 (1961, US$)
248,434,096.97 (1960, US$)
340,061,650.12 (1963, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
42,600 (2008, US$)
Population
60,000 (1780)
85,089 (1910)
Contained by
Area
103,000 km² (39769 mi²)
 

Country

Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
is
Languages spoken
National anthem
Calling Code
354
ISO Short Name
ICELAND
FIPS Code
IC
 

Person

Religion
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
is
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Employer

Employees and other personnel
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Iceland (1944-06-17)
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Icelandic
 

Countries

Continent
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DL, 301, 398)
Library of Congress Classification (JN, 7,380, 7,389)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Exhibition subject

Exhibitions created about this subject
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Citizens' Movement
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Iceland Ministry of Education, Science and Culture
Government bodies
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
73.573 (1963)
73.495 (1961)
73.542 (1962)
Fertility rate
1980 (2.48)
1981 (2.33)
1982 (2.26)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.046 (2008)
0.082 (2009)
GDP growth rate
-0.085 (1961)
8.314 (1962)
10.283 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
95.626 (2010)
89.065 (2008)
92.137 (2009)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
Handball at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's tournament (Silver medal, Arnór Atlason, Björgvin Páll Gustavsson, Guðjón Valur Sigurðsson, Guðmundur Guðmundsson, Hreiðar Guðmundsson, Ingimundur Ingimundarson, Logi Geirsson, Róbert Gunnarsson, Sigfús Sigurðsson, Snorri Guðjónsson, Sturla Ásgeirsson, Sverre Andreas Jakobsson, Ásgeir Örn Hallgrímsson, Ólafur Stefánsson, 2008 Summer Olympics)
IOC Code
ISL
Olympics participated in
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Dated location

Date founded
1904-02-01
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Nobel Subject Area

Nobel Awards
"for his vivid epic power which has renewed the great narrative art of Iceland" (1955, Halldór Laxness)
 

Cryptid area of occurrence

Cryptid(s) found here
 

Location

Time zone(s)
People born here
Adjectival form
Icelander
Events
Geolocation
-18.977 × 64.8342780901
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