Area

8336 sq km

Currency

Euro (€)

GDP

€12.713 billion

If Crete Were 100 People

  • 58 would live in rural areas
  • 42 would live in the six largest cities

Inflation

0.76%

Language Spoken

Greek

Percentage: Religion

  • 95 Greek Orthodox
  • 3 Muslim
  • 1 Roman Catholic
  • 1 other

Population

633,000

Population per Sq Km

  • Crete: 75
  • Greece: 83
  • UK: 302

Time

Eastern European Time (GMT/UTC plus two hours)