Andorra is a landlocked European country, nestled in the Pyrenees mountains between Spain and France. Andorra has an approximate population of 85,000, and an area of 468 square kilometers. It is unique in that it is the only country governed by a co-monarchy, called the co-princes. One is the president of France, and the Bishop of Urgell. The heads of state act in concert with the elected government. Andorra declined to become a member of the European Union, but uses the euro as its currency. Andorra’s economy is supported primarily by banking ( it is an official tax-haven), and tourism.

General Information
Official Name:
Principality of Andorra, Principat d’Andorra
Andorra la Vella
Catalan, French, Castilian, Portuguese
Geographic Region:
Southern Europe
Geographic Size (km sq):
Year of UN Membership:
Year of Present State Formation:
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Key Statistics & Indicators
Gross Domestic Product (GDP, Nominal):
$3.238 Billion
Per Capita Income (PPP Adjusted):
$42,051 (CID)
GDP Growth:
1.80 (%)
Human Development Index (HDI):
Gini Index (Income Inequality):
Economic Grouping:
Developed Country
International Relations
UN Voting Blocs & Caucuses:
European Community
Major International & Regional Organizations:
CoEu: Council of Europe
ICC: International Chamber of Commerce
ICRM: International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
IFRCS: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
Interpol: International Criminal Police Organization
IOC: International Olympic Committee
IPU: Inter-Parliamentary Union
OIF: Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
OSCE: Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
Union Latina
WCO: World Customs Organization
UN Specialized Agencies & Organizations:
CTBTO: Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
ITU: International Telecommunications Union
OPCW: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNWTO: United Nations World Tourism Organization
WHO: World Health Organization
WIPO: World Intellectual Property Organization
WTO: World Trade Organization
Bilateral Relations
United Nations Data
Government Sources
UN Mission
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New York NY 10017 USA
(212) 750-8064
(212) 750-6630
Nearest Transit Stop:
Grand Central Station

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