Culture of Cyprus
People in Cyprus speak Greek, Turkish languages. The linguistic diversity of Cyprus is diverse according to a fractionalization scale which for Cyprus is 0.3962. Christianity followers is majority among population. 71 of Cyprus's population live in cities. This percentage comprises the urban population of Cyprus. According to data on inbound tourists in Cyprus, 2 405 000 tourists arrive in the country each year.
The national anthem of Cyprus is called
Ýmnos eis tīn Eleutherían, It was adopted in 1960, lyrics were written by Dionýsios Solomós, and it was composed by Nikolaos Mantzaros.
The first McDonalds in Cyprus was opened on 12 June 1996 At the moment Cyprus has 18 operating McDonalds restaurants. The number of operating McDonalds restaurants in a country is indicative of the influence of Western culture and globalization in that country. Operating McDonalds restaurants could also have a direct impact on the health of a nation's citizens. Around 26% of the population of Cyprus are obese.
Each year, the people of Cyprus consume 1 litre of alcohol per capita, and this volume consists of 41% beer, 25% wine, 34% distilled spirits, and 1% other alcohol.
One of the most popular national dishes of Cyprus is fasolada. Other national dishes include fasolada .