The official currency of Cyprus is Euro.
Cyprus is located in Mediterranean and western Asia.
Estimated population (2013): 858,000
Estimated population (2000): 694,000
Estimated population (1950): 494,000
Estimated population (1900): 238,000
The economy of Cyprus is primarily dependent on tourism. Cyprus is vulnerable to swings in tourist arrivals usually caused by political instability on the island and fluctuations in economic conditions in western Europe.
The most popular places in Cyprus among international travellers