Overview - Slovakia

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Capital:Bratislava
Area:48,845 km²
Population:5,439,448 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Slovak (official) - 83.9%, Hungarian - 10.7%, Roma - 1.8%, Ukrainian - 1%, others and unspecified - 2.6%.
Religion(s):Roman Catholic - 68.9%, Protestant - 10.8%, Greek Catholic - 4.1%, other and unspecified - 3.2%, none - 13%.
Ethnic Group(s):Slovak - 85.8%, Hungarian - 9.7%, Roma - 1.7%, Ruthenian/Ukrainian - 1%, others and unspecified - 1.8%.