Coordinates: 49°48′52″N 06°07′54″E / 49.81444°N 6.13167°E / 49.81444; 6.13167
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Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
  • Groussherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (
  • Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (French)
  • Großherzogtum Luxemburg (German
Motto: "

Administrative languages:
Nationality (2023)
  • 21.4% other
  • Religion
    • 23.4%
      Deputy Prime Minister
    Xavier Bettel
    LegislatureChamber of Deputies
    • From the French Empire and elevation to Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
    15 March 1815
    • Independence in personal Union with the Netherlands (Treaty of London)
    19 April 1839
    • Reaffirmation of Independence Treaty of London
    11 May 1867
    23 November 1890
    • Occupation during World War I by the German Empire
    1 August 1914
    • Liberation from the Greater German Reich
    • Admitted to the United Nations
    24 October 1945
    • Founded the EEC[a]
    1 January 1958
    UTC+1 was adopted as standard time,[1] with a +0:35:24 offset (+1:35:24 during DST) from Luxembourg City's LMT.
    Driving sideright
    Calling code+352
    ISO 3166 codeLU
    Internet TLD.lub
    1. Not the same as the
      Het Wilhelmus of the Netherlands.
    2. The .eu domain is also used, as it is shared with other European Union member states.
    3. ^ "Field Listing – Distribution of family income – Gini index". The World Factbook. Central Intelligence Agency. Archived from the original
    on 13 June 2007. Retrieved 3 May 2013.
    Interactive map showing the border of Luxembourg

    Luxembourg (

    German neighbors; while Luxembourgish is the only national language of the Luxembourgish people and of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg,[13][14] French is the only language for legislation, and all three – Luxembourgish, French and German – are used for administrative matters in the country.[13]

    With an area of 2,586 square kilometers (998 sq mi), Luxembourg is

    Grand Duke Henri, making it the world's only remaining sovereign grand duchy

    Luxembourg is a

    OECD, the United Nations, NATO, and the Benelux.[22][23] It served on the United Nations Security Council for the first time in 2013 and 2014.[24]