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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: 11.15m
Religion/s: Greek Orthodox
Language/s: Greek
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Gross domestic product (GDP) 2011: USD 304bn
Change over previous year: -6.9%
Per capita GDP 2011: USD 27,073
Swiss colony 2011: 3,375 people
Swiss exports 2011: CHF 1,099m
Change over previous year: -14.6%
Swiss imports 2011: CHF 144m
Change over previous year: -35.6%