Surface:The total area of Iceland is 103,000 sq km.
Population: Iceland’s population is about 312,851, with 94%25 of the population constituting of Norse and Celtic descendents.
System of government: Iceland is a constitutional republic
Capital: With a population of 117,607, Reykjavík is the capital of Iceland.
Religion: Majority of the population belongs to the Lutheran Church of Iceland.
Official Language: Icelandic is the official language; English is also spoken.
Government: Iceland is a constitutional republic
Climate: Iceland has a temperate climate with mild, windy winters and cool summers.
Units of measure and electricity: Iceland follows the metric system of measurement while the official unit of electricity is 220 V and 50 HZ.
Time Zone: Iceland’s standard time is the same as GMT.
Currency: Iceland Krona (1 € = 86.17 Íkr)
Travel documents required: Passports are required by nationals with valid identification cards of most EU countries. Visas are not required for nationals of Australia, Canada, USA, UK and other EU countries.