full name: Tunisian Republic Tunisia flag
capital city: Tunis
population: 11,037,225 (July 2015 est.)
official language: Arabic
business language: French (main), English rarely
major religion: Islam
intl.dialling code: +216
internet suffix: .tn
time zone: UTC/GMT + 1 hour
currency: 1 dinar (TD) = 1,000 millimes
GDP - real growth rate: 2.3% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $11,300 (2014 est.)
main export: clothing, semi-finished goods and textiles, agricultural products, phosphates and chemicals, hydrocarbons
government: Republic
head of state: President Beji CAID ESSEBSI
prime minister: Habib ESSID