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Capital : Bucharest
Language :  Romanian
Currency :  Romanian leu
Population : 19 760 000
Area : 238 391 km2

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Romania facts

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1. The change from summer to winter time (moving clockwise back one hour) is on the last Sunday in October.

2. 5.1% of fatal accidents were caused by people under the influence of alcohol.

3. This country has more than 5,985,000 motor vehicles (300 vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants).

4. The national top-level domain is .ro . There are over 635 220 websites with this extension.

5. The most popular pages with the .ro extension are google.ro, filelist.ro and emag.ro.

6. In Romania, you can buy 37.5% vodka in a 0.2 liter carton.

7. In this country there are over 84 185 km of paved roads including over 694 km of express roads (0.13% of all roads in the world).

8. The country has 45 airports, 26 of the paved surface.

9. In this country there are more than 10 777 km of railway tracks.

10. The average speed of fixed-line internet is 13.1 Mb / s and the maximum is 72.9 Mb / s (data from the end of 2015).

11. Thousands of homeless dogs live on the streets of Romania.

12. The Astra Museum in Sibiu has over 300 historic buildings, water mills and windmills, giant wine presses, fruit, village forges and structures representing architectural styles from different parts of Romania.

13. Political system – parliamentary republic.


Geography in Romania

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1. Romanians consider their country God’s land. They have lowlands, mountains, large and small rivers, and lakes. They believe that their arrangement can not be accidental.

2. The second largest glacier in Europe is the Scarisoara glacier, located under the Bihor mountain. It has an area of ​​75,000 cubic meters. It was created over 3,500 years ago.

3. The town of Sapanta, Baia Mare, is famous for its colorful tombstones created from native paintings that represent scenes from the lives of the buried people, and the poetry in which these people are described. It is called a happy cemetery.

4. The country is 1.3 times smaller than Poland.

5. The longest river is the Danube, 1075 km.

6. The highest peak is oldoveanu, 2544 m above sea level.

7. In Romania there are 13,9820 km2 of agricultural land (61% of the country’s area).

8. Predeal is the highest located town in the country.

9. 63716 km2 of the country is covered by forests (27.7%)

10. Romania borders with such countries as Bulgaria 608 km, Hungary 443 km, Moldova 450 km, Serbia 476 km, Ukraine 531 km.

97. The nearest capital city in a straight line from Bucharest is Sofia (Bulgaria) – 295 km.

98. The furthest capital city in a straight line from Bucharest is Wellington (New Zealand) – 17453 km.


Finance in Romania

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1. The minimum wage is 1,050 lei per month and 6.25 lei per hour (data from 2015).

2. The amount of income tax in Romania is 16%.

3. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 10%, and for companies 16% (2018).

4. The tax on goods and services is 19% (2018).

5. The level of inflation in 2018 is 4.6%.

6. Gross domestic product (GDP) …
– in 2015 it is $ 215 302 000 000 (PLN 921 492 560 000) ,
– in 2018 it is $ 212,000,000,000 (PLN 907 360,000,000).

7. Internal debt at the beginning of …
2015 was 39.6% of GDP, which is about: $ 85 259 592 000 (PLN 364 911 053 760),
2018 year was 35% GDP, i.e. around: $ 74,200,000,000 (PLN 317 576 million). To pay it back, each citizen would have to give about $ 3,721 (PLN 15,924).

8. Foreign debt at the beginning of …
2015 was around: $ 114 500,000,000 ,
2018 year is around: $ 110,940,000,000 .

9. This country has 2018 over a year $40,517,000,000 of foreign exchange reserves (0.32% of foreign exchange reserves of all countries of the world).

10. Romania has 103700 kg of gold reserves (2018).


Law in Romania

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1. Zero tolerance for drivers driving a car “by glass”. You must have 0.0 promil.

2. Built-up area allowed speed depending on the area varies from 50 to 70 km / h.

3. In addition to built-up areas, the permitted speed on the normal road varies from 90 to 100 km / h, and on highways from 100 to 130 km / h.

4. Retired women can go at the age of 60, and men at the age of 65.

5. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 10%, and for companies 16% (2018).

6. The tax on goods and services is 19% (2018).

7. In this country, women can get married at the age of 16, and men aged 18.

8. In this country, a person who is 14 years old is subject to criminal liability.

9. In this country, the formalities related to the establishment of the company last 11 days.

10. The last death penalty was carried out in 1989.


Education in Romania

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1. In this country, compulsory education lasts 10 years.

2. The beginning of education begins at the age of 7.

3. The average IQ level is 94.

4. In this country there are 1.2% of people above 15 years of age who can not read or write (approximately 239 312 people).


Work in Romania

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1. The minimum wage is 1,050 lei per month and 6.25 lei per hour (data from 2015).

2. In 2018, the average monthly salary in this country is 4,530 lei.

3. The amount of income tax in Romania is 16%.

4. Retired women can go at the age of 60, and men at the age of 65.

5. The unemployment rate in 2018 is 4.5% .

6. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 10%, and for companies 16% (2018).

7. In this country, the formalities related to the establishment of the company last 11 days.

8. The work week is 40 hours.


Best in Romania

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1. The most deadly disease in this country is heart failure.

2. In the 1980s, the dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, like a pharaoh, swore to build his headquarters 20,000 workers, who were building the building for over EUR 3.5 billion 24 hours a day. It is the most expensive administrative building in the world, a power comparable to the Pentagon.

3. The second largest glacier in Europe is the Scarisoara glacier, located under the Bihor mountain. It has an area of ​​75,000 cubic meters. It was created over 3,500 years ago.

4. The narrowest street is called Strada Sforii, it has a width of about 4 m.

5. Romania is the most religious country in Europe. There are over 90% of the believers.

6. The longest river is the Danube, 1075 km.

7. The highest peak is oldoveanu, 2544 m above sea level.

8. Predeal is the highest located town in the country.

9. In this country in 1917 the world’s smallest banknote with the value of 10 sucks (10 grosz) was issued. It is 2.75 cm wide and 3.8 cm long.

10. The lowest temperature: -38.5 °C was measured in Bod.

11. The highest temperature: 44.5 °C was measured in Braila.


Army in Romania

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1. Position in the list of the best armies of the world:
2015 year – 50 place,
2018 > year – 39 place.

2. There are over 72 750 professional soldiers and 105,000 reservists (2018).

3. Number of equipment:
2014 year – 1100 tanks, 1500 armored vehicles, 129 jet aircraft and 82 helicopters,
2018 year – 827 tanks, 1456 armored vehicles, 133 jet aircraft and 68 helicopters.

4. Army expenditure:
2014 year – $ 2,100,000,000 (PLN 8,988,000,000),
2018 year – $ 2,190,000,000 (PLN 9,373,200,000).

5. The naval fleet …
– in 2014 there were about 350 ships, in 2018 it was about < strong style = "color: green;"> 348
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Society in Romania

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1. 2 Romanians have accumulated assets greater than a billion US dollars.

2. In Romania, an average person consumes about 14.4 liters of pure alcohol per year.

3. The most beer is beer – 50%, then wine – 29%, and spirit – 21%.

4. In 2013, 1,861 people lost their lives as a result of traffic accidents.

5. Retired women can go at the age of 60, and men at the age of 65.

6. 4.1% of the population live on less than 3 $a day.

7. The average IQ level is 94.

8. In this country, women having their first child on average 26 years old.

9. On average, a woman gives birth to 1.3 children.

10. In this country over 11 178 000 (2015) 14 387 477 (2018) people have access to internet (approximately 72% of the population).

11. About 8 100,000 (2015) 8,900,000 (2018) accounts on Facebook.

12. The population density is 80 people / km2.

13. The main religion is the Orthodox, 85%.

15. 4 Romanian citizens received the Nobel Prize.

16. The average age people living in this country is 40.2 years old.

17. In this country there are approximately:
2,878,000 people (14.49%) in the age range 0-14 years.
13,859,000 people (69.78%) in the age range 15-64 years.
3 124 100 people (15.73%) over 65 years old.

18. In this country, about 181 500 children are born annually (0.9% of the population), and about 236,000 people die (1.2% of the population).

19. 7 people in 1000 possess firearms.

20. 55% of the country’s population lives in urban areas.

21. In this country an adult person smokes an average of 117 cigarettes a month.

22. The average life expectancy in this country is 73.2 years (women – 76.8 years and men – 69.6 years).


Symbols of Romania

1. The national alcohol is Tuica and Palinka.

2. The national tree is oak.

3. The national animal is a lynx.

4. One of the national heroes of Romania is Prince Vlad Impaler (Tepes) known for his cruelty and bravery, the prototype of the literal Count Dracula. His name is, among others, an elite anti-terrorist unit of the Romanian gendarmerie.

5. The national sport is gymnastics.


Sport in Romania

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1. The national sport is gymnastics.


History of Romania

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1. Half of the population of Romania died in World War II.

2. In the 1980s, the dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, like a pharaoh, swore to build his headquarters 20,000 workers, who were building the building for over EUR 3.5 billion 24 hours a day. It is the most expensive administrative building in the world, a power comparable to the Pentagon.

3. Timisoara was the first European city that introduced horse trams in 1869 and electric street lighting in 1889.

4. Romanian inventor and pioneer, Henri Coanda designed and built in 1910 the world’s first jet plane, known as Coanda-1910. He demonstrated it publicly at the second International Air Show in Paris.

5. There is a dispute between Romanians whether they are descendants of the ancient Romans (as indicated by the naming of the country Romania) or the people of Drake conquered by the Romans.

6. One of the national heroes of Romania is Prince Vlad Impaler (Tepes) known for his cruelty and bravery, the prototype of the literal Count Dracula. His name is, among others, an elite anti-terrorist unit of the Romanian gendarmerie.

7. Independence from the Ottoman Empire was obtained on May 9, 1877.

8. He joined the United Nations on December 14, 1955.

9. On March 29, 2004, Romania joined a political and military organization called NATO.


Language in Romania

1. Romanian is a Romanesque language similar to Italian, but about 20% of words have a Slavonic origin.


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What is the highest peak in Romania?

The highest peak in Romania is Moldoveanu (2544 m above sea level).

answer: Marta


What is the largest river in Romania?

The largest river in Romania is the Danube, 1075 km.

answer: Marta


Which Romania has national colors?

National colors: blue, yellow and red.

answer: Marta


What is national alcohol?

The national alcohol is Tuica and Palinka.

answer: Marta


What is the national animal?

The national animal is a lynx.

answer: Marta


What is the national sport?

The national sport is Onia and baseball.

answer: Marta


Which countries borders Romania?

Romania borders with such countries as: Bulgaria 608 km, Hungary 443 km, Moldova 450 km, Serbia 476 km, Ukraine 531 km.

answer: Marta


What is the average age of people living in this country?

The average age of people living in this country is 40.2 years.

answer: Marta


What is the minimum wage?

The minimum wage is 1,050 lei per month and 6.25 lei per hour (data from 2015).

answer: Marta


What is the population density in Romania?

The population density is 86 people per km2.

answer: Marta


What is the highest temperature recorded in this country?

The highest temperature: 44.5 ° C was measured in Braila.

answer: Marta


What is the lowest temperature recorded in this country?

The lowest temperature: -38.5 ° C was measured in Bod.

answer: Marta


With how many years can you legally buy alcohol?

In this country, alcohol can be bought at the age of 18.

answer: Marta