(WIPO code: AD) (latest review April 2022)

by ELZABURU, Madrid, Spain

General Information

Area

468 sq. km.

Population

85,645 (July 2021), comprising about 48.7% Andorran, 24.6% Spanish, 11.6% Portuguese, 4.4% French, 10.6% 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.$ 40,886.40 (2019). 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: (2017): 10,225; (2018): 9,441; (2019): 5,211; (2020): 6,149 (WIPO Statistics Dababase).