UKRAINE

  

Capital - Kiev

Resident Population (as of the beginning of the 2018) - 42.2 mln. persons

National Currency - Hryvnia (from September, 1996)

 
NATURAL AND
GEOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS AND Environment Protection
 

Borders on Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Moldova, Russia, Belarus.

 

Share in total territory1, % :

agricultural lands 70,8

forest area 17,6

water basin area 4,0

other 7,6

 

Specially  protected  territories (national parks, nature reserves, wildlife preserves, special hunting reserves)2
number, units - 72
total territory, thous. ha  - 1769

 

The longest rivers,  km

(length along the territory of the state)

Dnieper 1121

Dniester 925

South Bug 806

Seversky Donets 700

 

The largest lakes, sq. km

Yalpug (includes area of Kugurluy Lake) 298

Kagul 99

 

The highest point, m

mountain Goverla 2061

 

Average temperature (2015)

January from -0,10C to -1,40C

July from +20,30C  to +22,80C

 

1 Categories of the lands are given according to national land code.

2 2013

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