(WIPO code: AD) (latest review February 2020)

by ELZABURU, Madrid, Spain

General Information

Area

468 sq. km.

Population

77,543 (January 2020), comprising about 45.5% Andorran, 26.6% Spanish, 12.9% Portuguese, 5.2% French, 9.8% other.

Currency

Euro (EUR).

Climate

Alpine with Mediterranean influence.

General Remarks

Andorra is a small autonomous co-principality in the Pyrenees mountains between France and Spain, under the authority of the President of France and the Spanish Bishop of Urgel.

The per capita income is approximately U.S.$ 44,569.80 (2018). Trade, banking and tourism are its main sources of earnings.

Andorra has a government comprising seven ministries. In 1993 the government was transformed into a parliamentary democracy after the Constitution was approved by referendum. The government enforces the laws, regulations and agreements adopted by both the permanent delegates of the co-rulers, and the General Council of the Valleys.

The official language is Catalan and the predominant religion is Roman Catholicism.

Trademark filings: (2014): 2,911; (2015): 5,093; (2016): 5,266; (2017 last official provided information): 10,225.