Overview of Ukraine

  • 2027

Ukraine is a country in the East of Europe. It has an area of 603,628 km2 making it the largest contiguous country on the European continent. Ukraine borders the Russian Federation to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary to the west, Romania and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.

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Officially name: Ukraine

Capital and largest city: Kiev

Official language: Ukrainian

Government: Unitary semi-presidential republic

Area

Total 603,628 km2 (45th)
Water (%) 7

Population

2014 estimate 44,291,413 (32th)
Density 73.8/km2 (115th)
191/sq mi

Currency: Hryvnia (UAH)

Time zone

EET (UTC+2)
Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Drives on the right

Internet TLD: .ua

Calling code: 380