full name: Slovak Republic Slovakia flag
capital city: Bratislava
population: 5,445,027 (July 2015 est.)
official language: Slovak
business language: Slovak, English and German
major religion: Christianity
intl.dialling code: +421
internet suffix: .sk
time zone: UTC/GMT + 1 hour
currency: 1 euro = 100 cents
GDP - real growth rate: 2.4% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $28,200 (2014 est.)
main export: Manufactured goods, machinery and transport equipment
government: Parliamentary democracy
head of state: President Andrej KISKA
prime minister: Robert FICO