POLAND IN NUMBERS

Area

312 685 km2 (9th largest country in Europe; 69th largest country in the world)

Population

38.7 Mil.

Density /sq km

124 (km2)

Capital

Warszawa (Warsaw) 1.65 Mil.

Administrative division

16 provinces (wojewodztwa)

President

Bronisław Komorowski

Prime Minister

Ewa Kopacz

Parliament

the Sejm 460 deputies, the Senate 100 deputies (four-year term)

Currency

1 Zloty (PLN) = 100 Groszy (1 EUR = aprox. 4 PLN)

Time

GMT+1h

Nationalities

Poles 98.5 %, Ukrainians 0.6%, Germans 0.5, Others 0.4%