List of Slovakia-related topics

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Slovakia:

The Slovak Republic, also known as Slovakia, is a landlocked sovereign country located in Central Europe.[1] Slovakia has a population of over five million and an area of 49,035 square kilometres (18,933 sq mi). The Slovak Republic borders the Czech Republic and Austria to the west, Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east and Hungary to the south. The largest city is its capital, Bratislava. Slovakia is a member state of the European Union, NATO, OECD, WTO, and other international organizations.

The Slavic people arrived in the territory of present day Slovakia between the 5th and 6th century AD during the Migration Period (Migration of Nations). Various parts of Slovakia belonged to Samo's Empire, the first known political unit of Slavs, Great Moravia, the Kingdom of Hungary, Habsburg (Austrian) monarchy, Austria-Hungary, Czechoslovakia throughout history. Slovakia became independent on January 1, 1993 with the peaceful division of Czechoslovakia in the Velvet Divorce.

Slovakia made economic reforms such as massive privatization and flat tax. In 2006, Slovakia reached the highest growth of GDP (8.9%) among the members of OECD. Slovakia joined the European Union in 2004 and the Eurozone on January 1, 2009.

General reference

Geography of Slovakia

 Hungary 676 km
 Poland 420 km
 Czech Republic 197 km
 Austria 91 km
 Ukraine 90 km
  • Coastline: none

Environment of Slovakia

Natural geographic features of Slovakia

Regions of Slovakia

Ecoregions of Slovakia

Main articles: List of ecoregions in Slovakia and Ecoregions in Slovakia

Administrative divisions of Slovakia

Regions of Slovakia
Main article: Regions of Slovakia
Districts of Slovakia
Main article: Districts of Slovakia

Demography of Slovakia

Government and politics of Slovakia

Main article: Government of Slovakia and Politics of Slovakia
  • Political scandals of Slovakia

Branches of the government of Slovakia

Executive branch of the government of Slovakia

Legislative branch of the government of Slovakia

Judicial branch of the government of Slovakia

Main article: Court system of Slovakia

Foreign relations of Slovakia

International organization membership

The Slovak Republic is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Slovakia

Main article: Law of Slovakia

Military of Slovakia

Main article: Military of Slovakia

Local government in Slovakia

Main article: Local government in Slovakia

History of Slovakia

Main article: History of Slovakia, Timeline of the history of Slovakia, and Current events of Slovakia
  • Economic history of Slovakia
  • Military history of Slovakia

Culture of Slovakia

Main article: Culture of Slovakia

Art in Slovakia

Sports in Slovakia

Main article: Sports in Slovakia

Economy and infrastructure of Slovakia

Main article: Economy of Slovakia

Education in Slovakia

Main article: Education in Slovakia

See also

Slovakia portal
European Union portal
Main article: Slovakia


External links

Atlas of Slovakia

  • The Slovak Republic Government Office
  • Google satellite map of Slovakia
  • CIA World Factbook - Slovakia
  • Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic
  • The Slovak Spectator, English-speaking news magazine
  • Slovakia today, English-language online newspaper
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