Organizations / Italy
- Country name : Italy
- Official name : Italian Republic
- System of government : Republic
- National anthem :
- Area : 301,230 km²
- Capital : Rome
- Border countries : bounded on the north by Switzerland and Austria; on the east by Slovenia and the Adriatic Sea; on the south by the Ionian Sea and the Mediterranean Sea; on the west by the Tyrrhenian Sea, the Ligurian Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea ; and on the northwest by France.
- Population : 58 millions (2003)
- Language(s) : Italian ; and German, French, and Slovene minorities.
- Religions : Roman Catholic (98%), other (2%).