Main Facts About Czech Republic

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Currency
The Czech Republic's currency is the Czech koruna or Czech crown (Kč / CZK). Despite being a member of the European Union, the Czech Republic has not adopted the euro yet. Notes come in denominations of 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000, 5000 CZK. Coins come in 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 CZK. Credit cards are widely accepted in shops, restaurants, and hotels. Only small businesses such as newsstands, street vendors and neighborhood shops require cash payments.
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Language
The official language of the Czech Republic is Czech. It is spoken by approx. 10.6 million people. Czech falls within the West Slavic language group and therefore is similar to Polish, as well as Russian and Croatian. Overall, it is estimated that around a quarter to a third (27%) of Czechs can speak English to some level.
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Weather
In Prague, the summers are comfortable; the winters are very cold, snowy, and windy; and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from -3°C to 25°C and is rarely below -11°C or above 31°C.
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Power Plugs
For Czech Republic there are two associated plug types, types C and E. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type E is the plug which has two round pins and a hole for the socket's male earthing pin. Czech Republic operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.
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Population
The current population of Czechia (Czech Republic) is 10,745,656 as of Monday, May 9, 2022, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data.
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Fun Fact
Prague’s astronomical clock was installed in 1410 making it the oldest in the world. It’s an impressive instrument to behold. See if you can spot your star sign and watch the eerie looking statues that move to strike each hour.