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Luxembourg - Physical geography

Area : 2 590 Km2
Lands under cultivation : 25 %
Wild pasture lands : 20 %
Forests : 21 %

Min. Height : 133 m (Moselle River)
Max. Height : 559 m (Burg Platz)


Luxembourg - Climate

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Temperatures °C (degrees Celsius) in Echternach
Rainfall (mm) in Echternach
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Luxembourg - People
Nationality : Luxembourger
Main language(s) : Luxembourgeois, French, German

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Population (2005) : 457 000 people
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Density : 176 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 1.7 children / woman
Life expectancy : 78 years
Urban population : 92 %

Main cities :
80 500 people Luxembourg (capital)
25 000 people Esch-Alzette
17 500 people Differdange
17 000 people Dudelange
4 500 people Echternach


Luxembourg - Economy
Currency : Euro (EUR) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 1.22 US$

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 20.6 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 45077 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 29.98 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 65602 dollars


Luxembourg - Miscellaneous information
CONSUMPTION (individual / year) (world rank 1997) :
- Chocolate (1)
- Potatoes = 90 Kg (4)
- Cheese = 19 Kg (5)
- Butter = 6 Kg (5)
- Sugar = 51 Kg (7)
- Eggs = 240 (7)
- Coffee (9)
- Cigarettes = 1500 (9)
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES :
- Steel
- Iron
SERVICES :
- Banks
RECORDS :
- Gross national income in Luxembourg = 39 906 Euro / Year / people (world record)


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