Luxembourg
 
 
Parliament
National Constitution

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Population
583,455 Source
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Flag Description
three equal horizontal bands of red (top), white, and light blue; similar to the flag of the Netherlands, which uses a darker blue and is shorter; the coloring is derived from the Grand Duke's coat of arms (a red lion on a white and blue striped field)

Independence / Republic Days
Independence From French empire (Treaty of Paris) 9 June 1815

Capital
Luxembourg

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Calling code
352

Currency
Euro (€)2 (EUR)

Geographic Coordinates
49°36'N 6°7'E

Official languages
Luxembourgish (de jure since 1984)
French
German

Location
Western Europe, between France and Germany

Geographic coordinates
49 45 N, 6 10 E

Map references
Europe

Area
total: 2,586 sq km
country comparison to the world: 179
land: 2,586 sq km
water: 0 sq km

Area - comparative
slightly smaller than Rhode Island

Land boundaries
total: 359 km
border countries: Belgium 148 km, France 73 km, Germany 138 km

Coastline
0 km (landlocked)

Maritime claims
none (landlocked)

Elevation extremes
lowest point: Moselle River 133 m
highest point: Buurgplaatz 559 m

Nationality
noun: Luxembourger(s)
adjective: Luxembourg

Languages
Luxembourgish (official administrative language and national language (spoken vernacular)), French (official administrative language), German (official administrative language)

National symbol(s)
lion

National anthem
name: "Ons Heemecht" (Our Motherland); "De Wilhelmus" (The William)

National Anthem lyrics/music
Michel LENTZ/Jean-Antoine ZINNEN; Nikolaus WELTER/unknown
note: "Ons Heemecht," adopted 1864, is the national anthem, while "De Wilhelmus," adopted 1919, serves as a royal anthem for use when members of the grand ducal family enter or exit a ceremony in Luxembourg

Budget
revenues: $23.91 billion
expenditures: $24.94 billion (2013 est.)

Taxes and other revenues
39.5% of GDP (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 46

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Luxembourg
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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