- Population: 61 million
- Major language: Italian
- Major religion: Christianity
- Life expectancy: 81 years (men), 86 years (women)
- Currency: Euro (EUR)
- Area: 301,338 sq km (116,346 sq miles)
- Italy is the world’s fifth most visited country with 52.4 million visitors reported in 2016.
- Many cities, including Venice, are fighting the effects of overcrowding and over-tourism.
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