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Czech Republic Facts

  • Name: Czech Republic
  • Capital City: Prague (1,288,696 pop.)
    (2,300,000 metro)
  • Czech Republic Population: 10,162,921 (2013 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: Czech Koruna
    (conversion rates)

    korun
    100 Koruns
  • Ethnicity: Czech 90.4%, Moravian 3.7%, Slovak 1.9%, other 4%
  • GDP total: $286.7 billion (2012 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $27,200 (2012 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: Czech 94.9%, Slovak 2%, other 2.3%, unidentified 0.8%
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Prague, Brno, Ostrava, Plzen, Olomouc
  • Name: Most scholars believe the name comes from the word ceta (military unit); however, because the country has evolved significantly over time, the subject remains a source of debate even to this day.
  • National Day: October 28
  • Religion: Roman Catholic 26.8%, Protestant 2.1%, other 3.3%, unspecified 8.8%, unaffiliated 59%
  • Symbols

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