Hungary is located in Central Europe and borders seven countries: Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia and Austria. The country is mostly flat, with low mountains in the north. With about 10 million inhabitants, Hungary is a medium-sized member state of the European Union. The official language is Hungarian. Hungary's capital and largest metropolis is Budapest.


The political system is parliamentary republic. Hungary joined the European Union in 2004 and is part of the Schengen Area since 2007.

The currency in Hungary is Hungarian Forint (HUF).

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