Ukraine: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 48.28187 / longitude: 31.18232

General information


Well known universities are: Kharkov Institute of Physics and Technology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Institute for Nuclear Research of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, V.M. Glushkov Institute of Cybernetics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Institute for Scintillation Materials.


Kiev serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Belarus, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia. The inhabitants speak the following languages: Russian, Ukrainian. The area of the country is 603,500 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Харків, Севастополь, Ізюм, Ленинский Муниципальный Округ, Нахимовский Муниципальный Округ.


You need to pay 69.00₴ (corresponding to $2.43 USD) for a Big Mac at McDonald's ©. The currency symbol is ₴, and the ISO code for that currency is UAH. In 2021 the GDP was $200,085,537,744 USD, placing it at position 52 in the market.


Around 42,650,186 people live in this country, or 0.57% of all people on earth.


Example of famous dishes in this country: Borscht, Varenyky. There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Kiev: Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, L'viv – the Ensemble of the Historic Centre, Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatian Metropolitans, Ancient City of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora.

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For more information about this country, check The country's ISO code is UA, telephone numbers begin with +380, the country's websites have the domain name ".ua"


ISO code UA
Capital Kiev
Population 42,650,186
World percentage 0.57%
Main cities
Spoken languages Russian, Ukrainian
GDP (2021) $200,085,537,744
GDP position #52
Big Mac local price 69.00₴
Big Mac USD price $2.43
Currency code UAH
Currency symbol
National dish Borscht, Varenyky
TLD .ua
Phone prefix +380