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All the chats in Andorra

  1. Chats in Andorra la Vella
  2. Chats in Canillo
  3. Chats in Encamp
  4. Chats in Escaldes-Engordany
  5. Chats in La Massana
  6. Chats in Ordino
Andorra

Andorra, officially the Principality of Andorra, is a small sovereign country in southwestern Europe. Constituted as an independent State, of right, democratic and social, whose form of government is the parliamentary co-principality, its territory is organized in seven parishes, with a total population of 78 282. Its capital is Andorra la Vella. It has 468 km² of territorial extension and is located in the Pyrenees, between Spain and France, with an average altitude of 1996 masl. It limits by the south with Spain - with the Catalan regions of Cerdanya, Alto Urgel and Pallars Sobirá- and by the north with France - with the departments of Ariège and Pyrenees Orientales -.

Its political system is a parliamentary democracy that has as heads of state the co-princes of Andorra: the bishop of Urgel and the president of France. And as head of government to the president of the Government. The official language is Catalan, the usual language of the majority of the population, although Spanish represents the usual language of around one third of the population. It has no army, but a police force created in 1931. In case of emergencies or natural disasters, such as the floods that occurred in 1982, custom dictated that somatén be convened, consisting of heads of families with nationality Andorran, although it is an outdated practice and the country's police manage all emergencies. In the event of a serious catastrophe, Spanish or French aid would be used, according to the trilateral treaty on neighborhood, friendship and cooperation.

For a long time poor and isolated, he achieved remarkable prosperity since the Second World War through tourism and, especially, as a tax haven, a condition he lost to Spain since February 10,2010. It is the largest microstate in Europe.