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Facts about Romania

Administrative divisions: 41 counties (judete , singular - judet) and 1 municipality* (municipiu); Alba , Arad , Arges , Bacau , Bihor , Bistrita-Nasaud , Botosani , Braila , Brasov , Bucuresti (Bucharest)* , Buzau , Calarasi , Caras-Severin , Cluj , Constanta , Covasna , Dimbovita , Dolj , Galati , Gorj , Giurgiu , Harghita , Hunedoara , Ialomita , Iasi , Ilfov , Maramures , Mehedinti , Mures , Neamt , Olt , Prahova , Salaj , Satu Mare , Sibiu , Suceava , Teleorman , Timis , Tulcea , Vaslui , Vilcea , Vrancea
Area: total: 237 ,500 sq km land: 230 ,340 sq km water: 7 ,160 sq km
Background: The principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia - for centuries under the suzerainty of the Turkish Ottoman Empire - secured their autonomy in 1856; they united in 1859 and a few years later adopted the new name of Romania. The country gained recognition of its independence in 1878. It joined the Allied Powers in World War I and acquired new territories - most notably Transylvania - following the conflict. In 1940 , Romania allied with the Axis powers and participated in the 1941 German invasion of the USSR. Three years later , overrun by the Soviets , Romania signed an armistice. The post-war Soviet occupation led to the formation of a Communist "people's republic" in 1947 and the abdication of the king. The decades-long rule of dictator Nicolae CEAUSESCU , who took power in 1965 , and his Securitate police state became increasingly oppressive and draconian through the 1980s. CEAUSESCU was overthrown and executed in late 1989. Former Communists dominated the government until 1996 when they were swept from power. Romania joined NATO in 2004 and the EU in 2007.
Flag description: three equal vertical bands of blue (hoist side) , yellow , and red; the national coat of arms that used to be centered in the yellow band has been removed; now similar to the flag of Chad , also resembles the flags of Andorra and Moldova
Capital: name: Bucharest geographic coordinates: 44 26 N , 26 06 E time difference: UTC+2 (7 hours ahead of Washington , DC during Standard Time) daylight saving time: +1hr , begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
Climate: temperate; cold , cloudy winters with frequent snow and fog; sunny summers with frequent showers and thunderstorms
Currency code: "new" leu (RON) was introduced in 2005; "old" leu (ROL) was phased out in 2006; note - because of currency revaluation , 10 ,000 ROL = 1 RON Russia Russian ruble (RUB) Rwanda Rwandan franc (RWF) Saint Barthelemy euro (EUR); note - US dollar (USD) widely used Saint Helena Saint Helenian pound (SHP) Saint Kitts and Nevis East Caribbean dollar (XCD) Saint Lucia East Caribbean dollar (XCD) Saint Martin euro (EUR); note - US dollar (USD) widely used Saint Pierre and Miquelon euro (EUR) Saint Vincent and the Grenadines East Caribbean dollar (XCD) Samoa tala (SAT) San Marino euro (EUR) Sao Tome and Principe dobra (STD) Saudi Arabia Saudi riyal (SAR) Senegal Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XOF); note - responsible authority is the Central Bank of the West African States Serbia Serbian dinar (RSD) Seychelles Seychelles rupee (SCR) Sierra Leone leone (SLL) Singapore Singapore dollar (SGD) Slovakia Slovak koruna (SKK) Slovenia euro (EUR) note: on 1 January 2007 , the euro became Slovenia's currency; both the tolar and the euro were in circulation from 1 January until 15 January 2007 Solomon Islands Solomon Islands dollar (SBD) Somalia Somali shilling (SOS) South Africa rand (ZAR) Spain euro (EUR) Sri Lanka Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) Sudan Sudanese pounds (SDG) Suriname Surinam dollar (SRD) Svalbard Norwegian krone (NOK) Swaziland lilangeni (SZL) Sweden Swedish krona (SEK) Switzerland Swiss franc (CHF) Syria Syrian pound (SYP) Taiwan New Taiwan dollar (TWD) Tajikistan somoni (TJS) Tanzania Tanzanian shilling (TZS) Thailand baht (THB) Timor-Leste US dollar (USD) Togo Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XOF); note - responsible authority is the Central Bank of the West African States Tokelau New Zealand dollar (NZD) Tonga pa'anga (TOP) Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago dollar (TTD) Tunisia Tunisian dinar (TND) Turkey Turkish lira (TRY); old Turkish lira (TRL) before 1 January 2005 Turkmenistan Turkmen manat (TMM) Turks and Caicos Islands US dollar (USD) Tuvalu Australian dollar (AUD); note - there is also a Tuvaluan dollar Uganda Ugandan shilling (UGX) Ukraine hryvnia (UAH) United Arab Emirates Emirati dirham (AED) United Kingdom British pound (GBP) United States US dollar (USD) Uruguay Uruguayan peso (UYU) Uzbekistan soum (UZS) Vanuatu vatu (VUV) Venezuela bolivar (VEB) Vietnam dong (VND) Virgin Islands US dollar (USD) Wallis and Futuna Comptoirs Francais du Pacifique franc (XPF) West Bank new Israeli shekel (ILS); Jordanian dinar (JOD) Western Sahara Moroccan dirham (MAD) Yemen Yemeni rial (YER) Zambia Zambian kwacha (ZMK) Zimbabwe Zimbabwean dollar (ZWD)
Ethnic groups: Romanian 89.5% , Hungarian 6.6% , Roma 2.5% , Ukrainian 0.3% , German 0.3% , Russian 0.2% , Turkish 0.2% , other 0.4% (2002 census)
Geographic coordinates: 46 00 N , 25 00 E
Geography note: controls most easily traversable land route between the Balkans , Moldova , and Ukraine
Government type: republic
Imports partners: Germany 17.2% , Italy 12.8% , Hungary 6.9% , Russia 6.3% , France 6.2% , Turkey 5.4% , Austria 4.8% (2007)
Internet country code: .ro
Land boundaries: 225 km
Neighbouring countries: total: 2 ,508 km border countries: Bulgaria 608 km , Hungary 443 km , Moldova 450 km , Serbia 476 km , Ukraine (north) 362 km , Ukraine (east) 169 km
Languages: Romanian 91% (official) , Hungarian 6.7% , Romany (Gypsy) 1.1% , other 1.2%
Location: Southeastern Europe , bordering the Black Sea , between Bulgaria and Ukraine
Map references: Europe
National holiday: Unification Day (of Romania and Transylvania) , 1 December (1918)
Nationality: noun: Romanian(s) adjective: Romanian
Natural hazards: earthquakes , most severe in south and southwest; geologic structure and climate promote landslides
Population: 22 ,246 ,862 (July 2008 est.)
Religions: Eastern Orthodox (including all sub-denominations) 86.8% , Protestant (various denominations including Reformate and Pentecostal) 7.5% , Roman Catholic 4.7% , other (mostly Muslim) and unspecified 0.9% , none 0.1% (2002 census)
Terrain: central Transylvanian Basin is separated from the Plain of Moldavia on the east by the Carpathian Mountains and separated from the Walachian Plain on the south by the Transylvanian Alps
Unemployment rate: 4.1% (2007 est.)

Capital of Romania

Bucureşti (click to view Bucureşti map)

Places in Romania

Browse the most comprehensive and up-to-date online directory of administrative regions and Street views in Romania. Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions.

Judeţul Alba (801 google map locations)
Judeţul Arad (301 google map locations)
Judeţul Argeş (782 google map locations)
Judeţul Bacău (718 google map locations)
Judeţul Bihor (501 google map locations)
Judeţul Bistriţa-Năsăud (293 google map locations)
Judeţul Botoşani (418 google map locations)
Judeţul Brăila (191 google map locations)
Judeţul Braşov (204 google map locations)
Judeţul Buzău (753 google map locations)
Judeţul Călăraşi (237 google map locations)
Judeţul Caraş-Severin (376 google map locations)
Judeţul Cluj (519 google map locations)
Judeţul Constanţa (250 google map locations)
Judeţul Covasna (164 google map locations)
Judeţul Dâmboviţa (480 google map locations)
Judeţul Dolj (508 google map locations)
Judeţul Galaţi (244 google map locations)
Judeţul Giurgiu (232 google map locations)
Judeţul Gorj (583 google map locations)
Judeţul Harghita (332 google map locations)
Judeţul Hunedoara (669 google map locations)
Judeţul Ialomiţa (193 google map locations)
Judeţul Iaşi (459 google map locations)
Judeţul Ilfov (42 google map locations)
Judeţul Maramureş (337 google map locations)
Judeţul Mehedinţi (427 google map locations)
Judeţul Mureş (543 google map locations)
Judeţul Neamţ (486 google map locations)
Judeţul Olt (479 google map locations)
Judeţul Prahova (528 google map locations)
Judeţul Sălaj (311 google map locations)
Judeţul Satu Mare (250 google map locations)
Judeţul Sibiu (263 google map locations)
Judeţul Suceava (539 google map locations)
Judeţul Teleorman (302 google map locations)
Judeţul Timiş (375 google map locations)
Judeţul Tulcea (182 google map locations)
Judeţul Vâlcea (863 google map locations)
Judeţul Vaslui (514 google map locations)
Judeţul Vrancea (455 google map locations)
Municipiul Bucureşti (181 google map locations)

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Bucureşti, the capital city of Romania.

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