Iceland

Fast Facts

Head of State: President Olafur Ragnar GRIMSSON (since 1 August 1996)
Head of Government: Prime Minister Sigmundur David GUNNLAUGSSON (since 23 May 2013)
Population: 308,910 (July 2010 est.)
National Holiday: Anniversary of the Establishment of the Republic, 17 June (1944)
Capital: Reykjavik
Area:

103,000 sq km (B.C.= 947,800 sq km)