- Italy is the 5th most industrialized country in the world.
- Its about the size of Arizona.
- The average Italian eats about 55 pounds of pasta a year.
- Italy has a low birth rate, because family values are changing in Italy.
- 98% of Italians in Italy are Roman Catholics.
- The story of Pinocchio was written by Carlo Collodi, a Florentine.
- The average Italian eats about 1/2 pound of bread a day.
- Italy has one of the highest eating disorders rates in the world. (I've been told this, I'm not 100% sure on it though.)
- Eyeglasses are an Italian invention.
- The average Italian drinks about 26 gallons of wine a year.
- Italy imports over 75% of its energy.
- Italy has over 3,000 museums, Florence being the home of Italian Art.
- The Vespa is an Italian made motor scooter.
haha. I enjoy these facts much more than my Italian homework.
I hope you do too.