Vatican City

Vatican City is the world's smallest independent state. The Vatican Palace is the residence of the Pope within the City walls. It has its own telephone system and post office.

THREE things we did not know about the Vatican City:

  1. Women make up only 5.5% of the Vatican City’s population compared with 49.6% worldwide.
  2. There is no official language for the Vatican City.
  3. Nobody becomes a Vatican City by birth. You can only become a citizen if you become an employee and when you leave you lose your Citizenship.

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