• Accession to the Council of Europe : 1995
  • Area : 33 700 km²
  • Population : 3.56 million inhabitants (2014)
  • Capital : Chişinău
  • Official language : Moldavan (Romanian)
  • Predominant religion : Eastern orthodox
  • Political regime : Republic
  • Head of State : Igor Dodon, President since Dec 2016 
  • Head of Government : Maia SANDU president elected on 15 November 2020
  • Official currency : Moldovan Leu (MDL)
  • International code : + 373
  • National holiday : August 27