Wednesday, June 23, 2010

San Marino, San Marino Cost of Living April 2010

Country Full Name: Republic of San Marino.

Location: San Marino is in Southern Europe, an enclave in central Italy.

Country Climate: Mediterranean; mild to cool winters; warm, sunny summers.

Country Terrain: Rugged mountains.

Major Languages: Italian.

Major Religions: Christianity.

Country Population: 0.03 million (2008 est.) 0.03 million (2009 est.).

Country Economy: The tourist sector contributes over 50% of San Marino's GDP. Other key industries are banking, electronics, and ceramics. The main agricultural products are wine and cheese.

Currency: Euro (EUR).

Country Inflation: 3.5% (2008 est.).

City: The City of San Marino is the capital city of the Republic of San Marino.

City Economy: The economy of the city of San Marino is closely bound to that of the country.
Cost of Living: San Marino has an overall cost of living index which equates it with high cost of living locations. The overall cost of living index is comprised of the prices for defined quantities of the same goods and services across all 13 Basket Groups. San Marino is currently ranked 21 overall, most expensive place in the world for expatriates to live, out of 282 international locations.

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