The Beautiful Iceland

My country

Iceland

Iceland is a Nordic island country marking the juncture between the North Atlantic and Artic ocean , on the Mid Atlantic Ridge. The country has a population of 321,857 and a total area of 103,000 km which makes it the most sparsely populated country in Europe.The capital and largest city is Reykjavik with the surrounding areas in the southwestern region of the country being home to two-thirds of the country's population. Their main language is Icelandic.Their main religion is Christianity.

Iceland people

The President of Iceland is Iceland's elected head of state.The president is elected to a four-year term by universal adult suffrage and has limited powers.The constitution does not limit the number of terms the president is allowed to serve. There have been five presidents since Iceland became independent from Denmark in 1944.People from Iceland are called Icelandic.

Currency

Icelands Currency

The króna is the currency of Iceland. The króna was historically subdivided into 100 aurar.The word króna, meaning "crown", is related to those of other Nordic currencies (such as the Danish krona,Swedish krona and Norwegian krone) and to the Latin word corona ("crown")