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  • Česká Republika

    Political Status: Independent Czechoslovak Republic proclaimed in 1918; People’s Republic of Czechoslovakia established June 9, 1948; redesignated Czechoslovak Socialist Republic on July 11, 1960; renamed Czech and Slovak Federative Republic on April 21, 1990; present Czech Republic proclaimed upon separation of the constituent components of the federation on January 1, 1993.

    Area: 30,450 sq. mi. (78,864 sq. km).

    Population: 10,571,000 (2018E—World Bank); 10,686,269 (2018E—U.S. Census).

    Major Urban Centers (2018E—UN): PRAGUE (1,290,000), Brno (379,527), Ostrava (290,450), Plzeň (170,936), Karlovy Vary (48,776).

    Official Language: Czech.

    Monetary Unit: Koruna (market rate October 19, 2018: 22.50 koruna = $1US).

    President: Miloš ZEMAN (Party of Civic Rights—Zemanovci); elected by the people in the second round of balloting on January 26, 2013, and sworn in for a five-year term on March 8 to replace Václav KLAUS ...

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