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Czechia Country Profile

Czechia Country Profile

The Czech Republic is a landlocked country in Central Europe. The Czech Republic has a hilly landscape that covers an area of 78,871 square kilometres with a mostly temperate continental and oceanic climate.

The country has been traditionally divided into three lands: Bohemia in the west, Moravia in the east, and Czech Silesia in the northeast.

The Czech Republic has a developed, high-income and an export-oriented social market economy based on services, manufacturing and innovation, that maintains a welfare state and the European social model.

The Czech Republic participates in the European Single Market as a member of the European Union and is, therefore, a part of the economy of the European Union.

Czechia Stats and Facts

10.65 million
Capital City
78,871 km2
Major language
250.7 Billion
Czech koruna
More Facts

Major Cities.

List of biggest cities in Czechia by population

Czechia brief History

400 BC A Celtic people called the Boii live in what is now the Czech Republic
950 Bohemia becomes part of the Holy Roman Empire
1918  Czechoslovakia becomes an independent nation
1939 Germany occupies the rest of the Czech lands
1948 The Communists stage a coup in Czechoslovakia
1989 Communism collapses in Czechoslovakia
1993 Czechs and Slovaks separate, as part of the Velvet Divorce, two nations are formed the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
2004 The Czechia join the European Union


Czechia Passport

Czechia Passport

The Czech passport is an international travel document issued to nationals of the Czech Republic, and may also serve as proof of Czech citizenship.


  • 5 years after issuance for individuals up to the age of 14.
  • 10 years for citizens aged 15 and above.

The Czech passport currently ranks in 9th place according to the Guide Passport Ranking Index.

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Czechia Country Profile