About the Czech Republic

Fast facts about the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic and its surroundings

Area

78,886 sq.km

Capital

Prague (Praha), Population: 1,178,576.

Length of state border

2,303 km

Population

10,246,178 (July 2004 est.)

Population density

131 inhabitants/sq. km

Religion

Atheist 39.8%, Roman Catholic 39.2%, Protestant 4.6%, Orthodox 3%, other 13.4%

Time zone

Central European Time (CET or UTC+1) in winter, CEST (UTC+2) in summer

Calling Code

420

Political system

Parliamentary democracy

Currency

Koruna (Kc) - Czech crown (CZK)

Climate

Temperate; cool summers; cold, cloudy, humid winters

Elevation extremes

Lowest point: Elbe River 115 m, highest point: Snezka 1,602 m

Arrival: Nights: Room: Currency: Wish List ?