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Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Groussherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (Luxembourgish)
Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (French)
Großherzogtum Luxemburg (German)
Location of Luxembourg on the European continent
Map of Luxembourg
Location of Luxembourg on the European continent
Location of Luxembourg on the European continent
Flag Coat of arms
Anthem: Ons Heemecht
"Our Homeland"
Patron Saint(s): Saint Philip
Capital
(and largest city)
Luxembourg (city)
Official language(s) Luxembourgish, German, French
Demonym Luxembourgers
Government Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional grand duchy
 -  Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker
Independence From the French empire 
 -  Water (%) 0.001
Population
 -  2007 estimate 480,222 
 -  2001 census 439,539 (59)
 -  Density 186/km2 
481.7/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2007 estimate
 -  Total 38,261,000,000 (97)
 -  Per capita 79,659 (1)
GDP (nominal) 2007 estimate
 -  Total 49,531,000,000 (65)
 -  Per capita 103,124 (1)
Currency Euro (EUR)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 -  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Internet TLD .lu
Calling code 352
Template:Lower Prior to 1999, the national currency was the Luxembourgian franc (fr.).


The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (Luxembourgish: Groussherzogtum Lëtzebuerg, French: Grand-Duché de Luxembourg, German: Großherzogtum Luxemburg), historically spelled Luxemburg, is a small landlocked country in western Europe, bordered by Belgium, France, and Germany. Luxembourg has a population of under half a million people in an area of approximately 2,585 square kilometres (998 sq mi). Its capital city is Luxembourg.

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