Located in the continent of Europe, Poland covers 304,255 square kilometers of land and 8,430 square kilometers of water, making it the 70th largest nation in the world with a total area of 312,685 square kilometers.
Poland became an independent state in 1918, after gaining its sovereignty from Germany. The population of Poland is 38,415,284 (2012) and the nation has a density of 126 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Poland is the Zloty (PLN). As well, the people of Poland are refered to as Polish.
The dialing code for the country is 48 and the top level internet domain for Polish sites is .pl.
To learn more, visit our detailed Poland section.
|Density||126.3 / km2 ( 327.0 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Warsaw (Masovian Voivodeship)|
|GDP||548,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||14,265 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||304,255 km2 (117,473 mi2)|
|Water Area||8,430 km2 (3,255 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Ukraine, Russia, Slovakia, Germany, The Czech Republic, Belarus, Lithuania|
What is the capital of Poland?
Warsaw is the capital city of Poland. It has a population of 1,702,139, and is located on a latitue of 52.23 and longitude of 21.01.
Warsaw is also the political center of Poland, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.
Quick Facts About Warsaw, the Capital Of Poland
|Elevation||113 meters over sea level|
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