Lithuania is a country in Northern Europe, the largest in Baltics.Lithuania has population about 3.2 million people in 2011. The capital of Lithuania is Vilnius. The Lithuanians are a Baltic people, and the official language is Lithuanian.Lithuania is a country with colourful history.
Prior to the global financial crisis of 2007–2010, Lithuania had one of the fastest growing economies in the European Union. Lithuania is a member of NATO, the Council of Europe, and the European Union. Lithuania is also a full member of the Schengen Agreement.The United Nations Human Development Index lists Lithuania as a "Very High Human Development" country.