Embassy of Portugal to the Holy See

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

General information


Bandeira da Santa Sé

Oficial designation:   Sancta Sedes, oficially Sancta Sedes Apostolica

Capital:  Vatican City State

Head of State:   Pope Francis

Head of Government:  Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin

Politic System:  Elective Monarchy

 Area:  0,44 km2

 Population:  No more than 890 inhabitants, who only 450 possess vatican citzenship.

Demographic Density:   1.877 hab./Km².

Predominant Religion:  100% catholics.

Currency: Euro


Rádio Vaticana        http://pt.radiovaticana.va/

Holy See web site     https://w2.vatican.va/content/vatican/pt.html

Vatican News          http://www.news.va/pt