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  • Population: 291m
  • GDP: 5,552bn Ecu (European Currency Unit)
  • Unemployment: 10.9%
  • Exports within EU: 950.5bn Ecu
  • Exports world-wide: 558.3bn Ecu
Euroland is huge. Eleven countries have joined the single currency and with more than 290 million inhabitants this eurozone is larger than the United States.

Euroland is one of the largest exporters in the world, and its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) comes close to that of the US.

Click on the map to find out more about Euroland - who is in, who is out, and what each country expects from European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU).