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Lithuania profile - Facts

  • 2 January 2015
  • From the section Europe
Image caption A model presents a creation by a Lithuanian fashion designer during a Vilnius festival
  • Full name: Republic of Lithuania
  • Population: 3.3 million (UN, 2012)
  • Capital: Vilnius
  • Area: 65,300 sq km (25,212 sq miles)
  • Languages: Lithuanian (official), Russian, Polish, Belarusian
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 67 years (men), 78 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: euro
  • Main exports: Textiles, clothing, fertilisers, industrial machinery
  • GNI per capita: US $14,900 (World Bank, 2013)
  • Internet domain: .lt
  • International dialling code: +370