Iceland

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Parliamentary republic
Population
60,000 (1780)
85,089 (1910)
GDP (nominal)
340,061,650.12 (1963, US$)
284,916,516.16 (1962, US$)
253,885,656.33 (1961, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
42,600 (2008, US$)
Contained by
Area
103,000 km² (39769 mi²)
 

Country

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

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
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Iceland (1944-06-17)
 

Person

Religion
 

Exhibition subject

Exhibitions created about this subject
 

Dated location

Date founded
1904-02-01
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

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

Administrative Area

Administrative children
Short name
is
Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Olympic participating country

Olympics participated in
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
 

Statistical region

GDP growth rate
8.314 (1962)
10.283 (1963)
9.917 (1964)
Internet users as percentage of population
95.626 (2010)
89.065 (2008)
92.137 (2009)
Life expectancy
73.427 (1960)
73.573 (1963)
73.495 (1961)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.046 (2008)
0.082 (2009)
Fertility rate
1980 (2.48)
1981 (2.33)
1982 (2.26)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Communist League
 

Location

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

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Icelandic
 

Countries

Continent
 

Employer

Employees and other personnel
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Sports Team Location

Teams
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