AREA & POPULATION
Total Area : 301,230 sq km
Population: 57.6 million
Italy, including Sardinia and Sicily covers an area of 301,230 square kilometers. The country is divided into 20 administrative regions most of which enjoy full autonomy in all that is connected with local legislation. The regions (in alphabetical order):
Abruzzi, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Emilia-Remagna, Friuli-Venezia, Giulia, Lazio, Liguria, Lombardia, Marche, Molise, Piemonte, Puglia, Sardegna, Sicilia, Toscana, Trentino-Alto Adige, Umbria, Valle d'Aosta, Veneto. Your Italy cell phone rentals will work in all of these regions.
Two regions, Sardinia and Sicily are islands. Italy itself is surrounded on three sides by sea. France lies on its northwestern border, Switzerland and Austria to the north and Slovenia to the northeast.
The population of Italy numbers 57.6 million.
The natural population growth is negligible, and at less than 0.1% per annum is scarcely noticeable from one year to the next.