Hungary

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General Information

 

The Republic of Hungary  

Location

Central Europe

Border countries

Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Austria

Area

93,030 km2

Population

10.045 million

Capital

Budapest

Official language

Hungarian

Administrative division

Hungary is divided into 19 counties. The capital Budapest, is independent on any county government.

Political system

Parliamentary republic

President

János Áder

Prime minister

Viktor Orbán

Parliament

The unicameral 386-member National Assembly is the highest organ of state authority and initiates and approves legislation. Its members are elected for a four year term.

Currency

Forint (HUF)

Time

CET (UTC+1)

Calling code

36

Internet TLD

.hu

Electricity

230 V

Religion

Roman Catholic 51.9%, Calvinist 15.9%, Lutheran 3%, Greek Catholic 2.6%, other Christian 1%, other or unspecified 11.1%, unaffiliated 14.5%

Ethnic groups

92.3% Hungarians, 1.9% Roma, 5.8% others and unspecified

International organisations

  • Member of the European Union;
  • The Council of Europe;
  • The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD);
  • The International Organization for Migration and others.

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