Smallest Recognized Country in World Vatican City
With total area of about 44 ha i.e. 0.44 km2 i.e. around 110 acres and total population is under 1000 people, Vatican City is the smallest recognized country in world by area as well as by the population. This smallest recognized country in world Vatican City followed Catholicism, used Italian and Latin language. The country got independent from kingdom of Italy on 11th Feb 1929. The currency used in this country Vatican City is Euro. Famous buildings were built in Vatican City before 17th century. International dialing code of the smallest recognized country in world Vatican City is +379.
Located within the city of Rome the capital of Italy. The country is surrounded by the border of Italy. The size of Vatican City is even too much smaller than New York’s Central Park America. Biggest church of the world St. Peter’s Basilica is in Vatican City. Other famous tourist sites there in Vatican City are the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican Museums. The main income source is contributions of the members of Roman Catholic Church around the world, sales of postage stamps, tourist mementos, and admission fees of museums. They have no own military force, Italian military provide security to the country and the Swiss Guard, the oldest regular army in the world provide internal security to the smallest recognized country in world Vatican City. There are 100 catholic unmarried male in the army. The ATMs of this country is only in the world that provides services in Latin. The Vatican City has no street address.
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