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Czech Republic

Czech Republic
  • Capital

    Capital

    Prague

  • Local time

    Local time

    17:19

  • Population

    Population

    10.48 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +420

  • Currency

    Currency

    Kč CZK (koruna)

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Czech Republic

Czech Republic
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Prague

  • Local time

    Local time

    17:19

  • Population

    Population

    10.48 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +420

  • Currency

    Currency

    Kč CZK (koruna)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 1 065

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.67 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    677mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    78 866 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    21%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    35%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    54%

  • Railways

    Railways

    9467km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    5.97 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Czech
    Moravian - 3 %
    Slovak - 1 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Roman Catholic - 27 %
    Protestant - 2 %
    unaffiliated - 59 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    71.6%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Czech
    Slovak
    other - 3 %

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    25 050

  • Murders

    Murders

    1 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    14.1 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    37.4%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    7.4%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    5 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.1%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    motor vehicles, metallurgy, machinery and equipment, glass, armaments

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    wheat, potatoes, sugar beets, hops, fruit, pigs, poultry

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    hard coal, soft coal, kaolin, clay, graphite, timber

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    29%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    hard coal, soft coal, kaolin, clay, graphite, timber

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    12%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    96 475kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    30 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    51

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What not to do when visiting Czech Republic

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Business & Communication

Don't call it Czechoslovakia anymore.

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2/15
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Don't compare local beer to the big, tasteless brands. Don't order imported beer.

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Business & Communication

Don't forget to take off your shoes when entering someone's home.

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Did you know

Did you know?

The Czech Republic has the world’s highest percentage of atheists per capita.

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Don't be surprised if your glass is "automatically" refilled when empty. If you don't want more, just don't finish it until leave.

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Don't break the eye contact when proposing a toast. Some say if you look away, you're doomed to many years of bad sex.

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Don’t schedule business meetings on Friday afternoon - many people leave for their country cottages after lunch.

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Don't forget, saying "Thank you" to a service persons means 'Keep the change'.

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Don’t forget to handshake when greeting (men). Women usually greet with light kisses on both cheeks (”air kisses” where you just touch cheeks and kiss the air), a handshake is common on first meeting. Eye contact is important.

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Don't smack or slurp - it's not appreciated.

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10/15
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Don't avoid eye contact business and personal conversations. It's a sign of courtesy.

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11/15
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Don't necessary wear high heels - lots of streets are either cobblestone, Belgian block, or other uneven sidewalk.

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Don't necessarily decide to bike anywhere. Prague is not a fully bike-able city, especially in the centre.

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Don't enter buses, trains or similar before everyone who wants to get out has done so.

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Don't forget to wear reflectors when riding a bike or walking at dark.

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Don’t be an easy victim of small petty crimes - be cautious on your valuables in public. Popular tourist locations such as the Charles Bridge, Wenceslas, and Old Town squares may attract pickpockets and fraud artists.

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