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Key data for the Hellenic Republic

Head of state: Karolos Papoulias
Head of government: Antonis Samaras
Type of state: parliamentary democracy
Land area: 131,940 km2
Capital: Athens
Population: 11.2m
Religion/s: Greek Orthodox
Language/s: Greek
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Gross domestic product (GDP) 2013: USD 243bn
Change over previous year: -
Per capita GDP 2013: USD 21,617
Swiss colony 2013: 3,256 people
Swiss exports 2013: CHF 906m
Change over previous year: -4.3%
Swiss imports 2013: CHF 168m
Change over previous year: +3.6%