Country Profile > Italy

  • Area – 301,318 sq km
  • Population – 60.6m
  • Capital – Rome
  • Currency – Euro
  • Government – Republic

Italy , officially the Italian Republic , is a unitary parliamentary republic in South-Central Europe. To the north it borders France, Switzerland, Austria and Slovenia along the Alps. To the south it consists of the entirety of the Italian Peninsula, Sicily, Sardinia–the two largest islands in the Mediterranean Sea–and many other smaller islands. For more information visit –

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It rains more in Rome than in London. The annual rainfall is Rome is 744mm (30 inches), compared to 593mm (24 inches) in London.

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