Outline of Liechtenstein

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The location of Liechtenstein
An enlargeable map of the Principality of Liechtenstein

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Liechtenstein:

Liechtenstein – tiny, doubly landlocked alpine country located in Western Europe, bordered by Switzerland to its west and by Austria to its east.[1] Mountainous, it is a winter-sport destination. It is also a tax haven. Despite this, it is not heavily urbanised. Many cultivated fields and small farms characterise its landscape both in the north (Unterland) and in the south (Oberland). It is the smallest German-speaking country in the world.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Liechtenstein

Geography of Liechtenstein[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Liechtenstein
  Switzerland 41 km
 Austria 35 km
  • Coastline: none[2]

Environment of Liechtenstein[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Liechtenstein

Natural geographic features of Liechtenstein[edit]

Regions of Liechtenstein[edit]

Ecoregions of Liechtenstein[edit]

Administrative divisions of Liechtenstein[edit]

Municipalities of Liechtenstein[edit]

Demography of Liechtenstein[edit]

Government and politics of Liechtenstein[edit]

Politics of Liechtenstein

Branches of the government of Liechtenstein[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Liechtenstein[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Liechtenstein[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Liechtenstein[edit]

Foreign relations of Liechtenstein[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Principality of Liechtenstein is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Liechtenstein[edit]

Main article: Law of Liechtenstein

Military of Liechtenstein[edit]

Local government in Liechtenstein[edit]


Flag Postal Code
and Name
(Dec. 31, 2005)
in km²
Electoral District Unterland
Ruggell 9491 Ruggell 1925 7,4 Ruggell
Schellenberg 9488 Schellenberg 974 3,5 Schellenberg
Gamprin 9487 Gamprin 1436 6,1 Gamprin
Eschen 9492 Eschen 4076 10,3 Eschen
Mauren 9493 Mauren 3649 7,5 Mauren
Electoral District Oberland
Schaan 9494 Schaan 5811 26,8 Schaan
Planken 9498 Planken 366 5,3 Planken
Vaduz 9490 Vaduz 5047 17,3 Vaduz
Triesenberg 9497 Triesenberg 2542 29,8 Triesenberg, Masescha, Silum
Gaflei, Steg, Malbun
Triesen 9495 Triesen 4643 26,4 Triesen
Balzers 9496 Balzers 4436 19,6 Balzers
Liechtenstein Liechtenstein 34905 160,0  
Liechtenstein - Gemeinden mit Exklaven.png

History of Liechtenstein[edit]

Main article: History of Liechtenstein, Timeline of the history of Liechtenstein, and Current events of Liechtenstein

Culture of Liechtenstein[edit]

Art in Liechtenstein[edit]

Sports in Liechtenstein[edit]

Economy and infrastructure of Liechtenstein[edit]

Education in Liechtenstein[edit]

See also[edit]

Main article: Liechtenstein


  1. ^ a b "Liechtenstein". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ Liechtenstein and Uzbekistan are the only two doubly landlocked countries.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Liechtenstein