The Czech Republic By Cian Martin
Population • Overall: 10,201,707. • Capital City of Prague: 1,378,700. • Population of Other Major Cities: (Brno) 376,400. • Currency: Korana. • How many Mobile Phones: 12.15million.
Ethnicity (Race) • Main Ethnic Groups: Czech (90.4%) Moravian (3.7%) Slovakian (1.9%) • Main Religions: Although Roman Catholicism is the main religion, it is known for having the most atheists in the world.
Economics Activities • Services: 58.3% • Industry: 37.6% • Agriculture: 4.1%
Main Industries • The Czech Republic’s main industries include: Metallurgy Machinery and Equipment Motor Vehicles Glass Armaments.
Main Agriculture • The Czech Republic’s main agriculture services include: Wheat, potatoes, sugar, beets, hops, fruit, pigs, and poultry. • The agricultural labour force include 5.31 million.
Brief History • 1346-1378: The peak in the prestige and power of the kingdom of Bohemia during the reign of Charles IV. • 1526:The Hasbsburg dynasty succeeds to the throne of Bohemia - The formation of a multi-national empire. • 28/10/1918 :The foundation of independent state of Czech and Slovaks is found.
Brief History (cont.) • 1939-1945:German occupation • February 1948: Communist takeover • August 1968 - Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia by Warsaw Pact countries against Communist. • November 1989 - Fall of the Communist regime • 1.1. 1993: Czech Republic founded after the split of Czechoslovakia
Famous For • The Czech Republic Is famous for..... • Architecture: The biggest example of the is the Dancing House in Prague • The beer Budweiser is named after the small town Budweis.
Famous People • Petr Cech was born in Plezen, west of Prague. • He plays in goal for Chelsea Football Club and The Czech Republic. • He was Chelsea’s player of the year for 10-11.
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