How many regions are there in Hungary


Parliamentary republic
independent since 1918


Hungary is a landlocked country east of the Alps. The land has a total area of ​​93,030 km². This land mass corresponds to about 26% of the size of Germany. This makes Hungary the 17th largest country in Europe and 110th worldwide. It is comparatively low at an average height of 143 meters above sea level.

There is no access to the open sea. There are direct national borders with the 7 neighboring countries Austria, Croatia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Ukraine. The distance between Berlin and the capital Budapest is approximately 690 km.

The currency in Hungary is Hungarian Forint (HUF).
1 forint is divided into 100 fillér.
Status: May 18, 2021
1 euro = 351.53 forints
1000 forints = 2.84 euros

The climate in Hungary

A moderate climatic zone determines the weather in Hungary. As everywhere in the northern hemisphere, the days in the summer months not only get warmer but also longer. The average maximum daily temperatures are between 3 and 28 degrees, depending on the season. In some parts of the country, the values ​​can reach up to 30 degrees during the day. In the colder months, depending on the region, the temperature drops to as low as -3 ° C in the monthly mean at night.

Average day and night temperatures



Catholics (Roman)37,2%
Catholics (Greek)1,8%



With an HDI (Human Development Index) of 0.854, Hungary is one of the most highly developed economies according to the UN definition. However, the IMF does not share this classification.

Land use

59% agriculture:54,944 km²
23% forests:21,257 km²
0% water surface:2,500 km²
18% other areas:16,829 km²



Road network:203,601 km
Rail network:8,049 km
Waterways:1,622 km

The main cities

Political indicators

(Based on the World Bank's "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project)

Political stability:
Rule of law:
Regulatory quality:
Freedom of speech:
Death penalty:abolished in 1990

Existing trade agreements


The following international markings apply to this country:
ISO 3166-1 alpha3: HUN ISO 3166-1 alpha2: HU ISO 3166-1 numeric: 348 Fips10: HU STANAG: HUN IOC: HUN License Plate: H UN / LOCODE: HU Domain ending: hu Country code: +36

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