Area

9251 sq km (3355 sq km Northern Cyprus)

Currency

Republic of Cyprus: euro (€)

Northern Cyprus: Turkish lira (TL)

GDP

Republic of Cyprus US$19.32 billion; Northern Cyprus US$4.03 billion

If Cyprus Were 100 People

  • 71 would live in towns
  • 29 would live in the country

Language Spoken

Republic of Cyprus: Cypriot Greek, English

Northern Cyprus: Turkish

Percentage: Belief Systems

  • 73 Greek Orthodox
  • 25 Muslim
  • 2 other

Population

1,165,000 (300,000 estimated Northern Cyprus)

Population per Sq Km

  • Cyprus: 126
  • UK: 269
  • Greece: 84

Time

Eastern European Time (GMT/UTC plus two hours)