+376 is the dialing code for Andorra.
Andorra is located in the Pyrenees mountain range, on the border between France and Spain. Since 1993, it has been a sovereign state, but France’s leader and a Spanish bishop are still formal heads of state. The Principality is a financial center and something of a tax haven. Duty-free goods and fine ski slopes attract just over ten million tourists a year.
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Geography and climate
As one of countries that start with A, Andorra is located in the eastern Pyrenees on the border between France and Spain. With just under 470 square kilometers, the country has an area corresponding to one third of Öland.
The highest peak in mountainous Andorra is Coma Pedrosa (just over 2,940 meters above sea level) and the lowest level above sea level is 840 meters, at the border with Spain. The three largest valleys cut through the country almost in the form of the letter Y. In the valleys flow the rivers Valira del Nord and Valira d’Orient, which unite in Grand Valira.
Andorra has an alpine, Mediterranean-influenced climate with lots of snow in winters and warm, relatively dry summers. Most precipitation falls in the spring. The driest month is January.
|Cultivated land||43.4 %|
|Land area||468 km 2|
Population and health
|Population development||0.12 ‰|
|Urban population (Urbanization)||85.1 %|
|Death rate||6.96 per 1000 residents|
|Life expectancy: Women||85.02 years|
|Life expectancy: Men||80.56 years|
|Birth rate||8.13 births per 1000 residents|
|Infant mortality||3.65 deaths / 1000 births|
Population Graph Source: Countryaah.com
|Electricity, production||91 million kWh|
|Energy consumption per resident||kg. oil per resident|
|Natural gas, production||million cubic meters|
|Crude oil, production||million tons|
|Internet users||89.3 per 100 residents|
|Mobile subscriptions||78 per 100 residents|
|Passenger cars||per 1000 residents|
Business and economics
|Unemployment||4% of the workforce|
|GDP||37200 per resident|
|Primary occupations||0.4 %|
|Secondary profession||4.7 %|
|Tertiary professions||94.9 %|
470 km2 (2018)
Adjacent country (s)
Capital with number of residents
Andorra la Vella 25 200
Other major cities
Les Escaldes 16 400, Encamp 14 900 (Estimated 2008)
Coma Pedrosa (2,947 m asl)