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According to Statistics,There are 195 countries in the world today, and over 7 Billion people in the world.

It will be difficult to believe, that there are some country in this world smaller than a Secondary School, yes, they Exist.

Vatican, Considered as the smallest sovereign state in the world by both area and population.

Vatican City is the smallest country in the world, measuring just 0.2 square miles, almost 120 times smaller than the island of Manhattan.

In 1929, Vatican City became independent from Italy with the Lateran Treaty.

Vatican City has an area of 49 hectares (121 acres) and a population of about 805.

The country Vatican city, is enclosed within the Italian city of Rome, and is ruled by the Pope.

After years of power struggles between popes and the political leaders of Italy over who could claim supreme authority in the region.

In February 11 1929, Benito Mussolini and Pope Pius XI agreed to the Lateran Pacts, which created the independent state of Vatican City for the Catholic Church in exchange for the pope’s recognition of the Kingdom of Italy.

Today, nearly 75 percent of the Vatican’s citizens are members of the clergy.

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