Monaco. According to COUNTRYAAH, Monaco has a population of 38,682 (2018). The head of state, Prince Albert, announced in June that he was engaged to South African swimmer Charlene Wittstock. The 52-year-old Albert previously had a reputation for being a bachelor and playboy. Since joining the throne in 2005, he has acknowledged two extra-marital children, who, however, have no right to inherit the throne. According to softwareleverage, Wittstock, who was 32 at the time of the engagement, competed in the 2000 Olympics. See DIGOPAUL for map and location of Monaco.