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Ukraine
Україна
Banner o Ukraine
Coat o airms o Ukraine
Banner Coat o airms
Anthem: Shche ne vmerla Ukraina
"Ukraine haes nae yet perished"
Location o  Ukraine  (green)on the European continent  (dark grey)  —  [Legend]
Location o  Ukraine  (green)

on the European continent  (dark grey)  —  [Legend]

Capital
an lairgest ceety
Kiev
50°27′N 30°30′E / 50.450°N 30.500°E / 50.450; 30.500
Offeecial leids Ukrainian
Recognised regional leids
Ethnic groups (2001[2])
Demonym Ukrainian
Govrenment Unitary semi-presidential republic
• Preses
Petro Poroshenko
Volodymyr Hroysman
Andriy Parubiy
Legislatur Verkhovna Rada
Formation
882
1199
17 August 1649
7 November 1917
1 November 1918
10 Mairch 1919
8 October 1938
15 November 1939
30 June 1941
24 August 1991a
Aurie
• Tot
603,628 km2 (233,062 sq mi) (46th)
• Watter (%)
7
Population
• 2013 estimate
44,573,205[3] (29t)
• 2001 census
48,457,102[2]
• Density
73.8/km2 (191.1/sq mi) (115t)
GDP (PPP) 2013 estimate
• Total
$337.360 billion[4]
• Per capita
$7,422[4]
GDP (nominal) 2013 estimate
• Total
$175.527 billion[4]
• Per capita
$3,862[4]
Gini (2010) 25.6[5]
law
HDI (2012) Increase 0.740[6]
heich · 78t
Siller Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH)
Time zone Eastren European Time (UTC+2[7])
• Summer (DST)
Eastren European Simmer Time (UTC+3)
Drives on the right
Cawin code +380
Internet TLD
  1. An unthirldom referendum wis held on 1 December, efter which Ukrainian unthirldom wis finalized on 26 December. The current constitution wis adoptit on 28 Juin 1996.

Ukraine (Ukrainian: Україна, Ukrajina) is a kintra in the East o Europe. It haes an aurie o 603,628 km², makkin it the lairgest contiguous kintra on the European continent. It is laund mairched wi Roushie tae the northeast, Belaroushie tae the north, Poland, Slovakie, Hungary tae the wast, an Romanie an Moldovae tae the soothwast. It is bund bi the Black Sea an the Sea o Azov tae the sooth. Its caipital an maist muckle ceety is Kiev (Kyiv). It wis ance ane o the republics o the auld Soviet Union but haes been independent syne 1991.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Law of Ukraine "On Principles of State Language Policy"". Zakon2.rada.gov.ua. Retrieved 25 August 2012. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Population by ethnic nationality, 1 January, year". ukrcensus.gov.ua. Ukrainian Office of Statistics. Archived frae the original on 23 Mairch 2008. Retrieved 17 Aprile 2010. [deid airtin]
  3. "People and Society: Ukraine". CIA World Factbook. Retrieved Februar 21, 2014. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Report for Selected Countries and Subjects". World Economic Outlook Database. International Monetary Fund. October 2013. Retrieved 20 October 2013. 
  5. "Gini index". World Bank. Retrieved 26 Mairch 2013. 
  6. "2013 Human Development Report Statistics" (PDF). Human Development Report 2013. United Nations Development Programme. 14 Mairch 2013. Retrieved 16 Mairch 2013. 
  7. "Рішення Ради: Україна 30 жовтня перейде на зимовий час " Події " Україна " Кореспондент". Ua.korrespondent.net. Retrieved 31 October 2011.