Slovakia

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Slovak Republic

Capital

Bratislava

Official language (s)

Slovak

Area

49.035 km2

Population

5.445.324

Ethnic groups

80,7% - Slovaks
8,5% - Hungarians
2,0% - Roma
0,6% - Czechs
0,6% - Rusyns
7,0% - others and unspecified 

Major cities
(with population)

Bratislava - 462.603
Kosice - 233.659
Presov - 91.650
Zilina - 85.302
Nitra - 84.800

Currency (-ies)

Euro (EUR), subdivided into 100 cents (eurocents) 

Main religion (s)

60,4% - Roman Catholic
6% - Protestant
4,1% - Greek Catholic
9,6 - irreligious

Time zone (s)

GTM + 01

Dialing code

+421

Climate

Slovakia has a continental climate with warm humid summers and cold dry winters with snowfall lasting from 27 to 30 days.
The average annual temperature is about 9 to 10°C (48 to 50°F). The average temperature of the hottest month is about 20°C (68°F) and the average temperature of the coldest month is greater than −3°C (27°F).  It is the typical climate of the capital city Bratislava.

Administrative division

Slovakia is subdivided into 8 krajov (usually translated as "region"). The "kraje" are subdivided into many okresy (usually translated as "districts"). Slovakia currently has 79 districts.

Major airports

Bratislava: M. R. Stefanik Airport (BTS)
Kosice: Kosice International Airport (KSC)
Poprad: Poprad-Tatry Airport (TAT)
Zilina: Zilina Airport (ILZ)







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