UKRAINE

  

Capital - Kiev

Resident Population (as of the beginning of the 2017) - 42.4 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)
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

Goryn - 577

Desna 575

 

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 +0,90C to -3,00C

July from +19,40C  to +23,40C

 

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

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