Europe

Hungary profile

  • 23 May 2013
  • From the section Europe
Hot baths in Budapest
Bathers enjoy thermal pools in one of Europe's biggest spa complexes, in Budapest
  • Full name: Hungary
  • Population: 10 million (UN, 2012)
  • Capital: Budapest
  • Area: 93,030 sq km (35,919 sq miles)
  • Major language: Hungarian
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 71 years (men), 78 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: Forint
  • Main exports: Machinery and transport equipment, foodstuffs, chemicals
  • GNI per capita: US $12,730 (World Bank, 2011)
  • Internet domain: .hu
  • International dialling code: +36