:: EUROPE - Slovakia

Capital: Bratislava

Total Population (million): 5.396198
Annual growth rate: -0.04460139%
Density: 111.9459inhab./km²
Urban population: 56.32%
Ethnic Origins:
Official Language: The official language of Slovakia is Slovak which is spoken by 85% of the population.
Other languages spoken: it is important to note that other languages are used in this country such as Hungarian, Ukrainian, Polish and Czech. Hungarians represent the largest minority of Slovakia, with more than 10% of the total population. Most Hungarians speak their mother tongue and live in the south of the country. Finally, Czechs represent the third national minority and go on keeping their own language: Czech.
Business language: Slovak, German and English.
Religion: Catholics 60%, Protestants 8.5%, Orthodox 4%, Others 17.5%.
Country overview

Area: 49030 km²
Type of State: Republic state based on parliamentary democracy.
Type of economy: Upper-middle-income economy, OECD member, Ex-Transition country
Leading world producer of cars per inhabitant; heavily dependent on Russia for energy.

Telephone code:
To call from Slovakia, dial 00
To call in Slovakia, dial 421
Internet suffix: .sk
Computers: 35.7
Telephone lines:
Internet users:
Access to electricity: n.c.



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