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Basic facts
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The country 
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Capital: Gibraltar
Area: 6.5 sq km (1998); 2.5 sq miles (1998)
Population: 29,272 (2000 Estimate)
Urbanisation: 
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Economy

Exports: Principally re-exports, Petroleum 51%, Manufactured Goods 41%, other 8%

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Currency: 1 Gibraltar pound = 100 pence

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The people

Ethnic: Italian, English, Maltese, Portuguese, Spanish

Language: English (used in schools and for official purposes), Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian

Religion: Roman Catholic 76.9%, Church of England 6.9%, Muslim 6.9%, Jewish 2.3%, none or other 7% (1991)

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The history

Independence: 

Government: Overseas territory of the UK

*England
*Cyprus
*Gibraltar
*Guernsey
*Isle of Man
*Jersey
*Malta
*Northern Ireland
*Scotland
*Wales
 
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