Slovakia

Slovakia

Let's find out more about this tiny country in Central Europe called Slovakia. This state in the Carpathians is the home of a great many historic sites and hiking trails.

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Geography

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Slovakia, Bratislava, Europe, Prešov, Nitra, Košice, Csallóköz, Štúrovo, Komarno, Tatra, skiing, Czechoslovakia, Danube, socialism, cityscape, microdistrict, European Union, member state, Euro, EU, Mária Valéria bridge, Hungarians, Trianon, Upper Hungary, minority, forest, service, service industry, industrial sector, car manufacturing, agriculture, mining, wood production, wheat, maize, fodder, high mountain pasture, cattle, sheep, animal husbandry, regional, economy, country, history, geography

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Gyula Nagy, Geographer, University Instructor (SZTE), Slovakia, Population: 5.5 million, Area: 49,000 sq km, Capital: Bratislava, Hungary before 1920, Annexation of Upper Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Czech Republic, 425000, Microdistrict, 160000, Nitra, Prešov, Košice, 234000, 450000, 93000, 87000, Defining sector: services, 67%, 69%, 80%, Industrial sector: 30%, Motor vehicle production, Mining, Logging, Hydropower, Agriculture: 3%, Great Rye Island, Wheat and corn, Cattle and sheep, EU member state since 2004, Tatra Mountains
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