Vatican

Population Statistics

842

Total Population

126

Population with a disability

according to World Health Organization’s 15% estimate

Election Dates

Vatican has not yet signed the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities


Fundamental Law of Vatican City State (2000)

Updated: June 2015

Article 3, section 2 states:

In case of the absence or impedance of the President, the Commission is presided over by the first of the Cardinal Members.

 

Article 9, section 2 states:

He [Secretary-General] takes the place of the President of the Commission when the latter is absent or impeded, except in what is determined in art. 7, n. 2.

 

Article 10, section 2 states:

He takes the place of the General Secretary when the latter is absent or impeded.

 

Excerpt from the Fundamental Law of Vatican City State (2000)