Main Facts About Malta

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Currency
The only currency used in the Maltese islands is the Euro, which was adopted on 1 January 2008 after the country joined the European Union on 1 May 2004. Before the Euro was introduced in Malta, the currency in circulation was the Maltese Lira (Lm).
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Language
The official languages of Malta are Maltese and English. Maltese, a language of Semitic origin written in the Latin script, is the national language of Malta. Over the centuries, it has incorporated many words derived from English, Italian and French. Italian is also widely spoken.
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Weather
Climate and Average Weather Year Round in Malta Malta. In Malta, the summers are short, hot, muggy, dry, and clear and the winters are long, cool, windy, and mostly clear. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 50°F to 87°F and is rarely below 44°F or above 94°F.
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Power Plugs
For Malta the associated plug type is G, which is the plug that has three rectangular pins in a triangular pattern. Malta operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.
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Population
The current population of Malta is 444,345 as of Tuesday, November 22, 2022, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data. Malta 2020 population is estimated at 441,543 people at mid year according to UN data. Malta population is equivalent to 0.01% of the total world population.
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Fun Fact
His Majesty King George VI awarded the George Cross to Malta in 1942 for the bravery of the Maltese people during the Second World War and is featured on the flag.