Ukraine Facts and Culture

  • Family: An average family is headed by the father and has two children. Both parents usually work outside the home, but... More
  • Fashion: For weddings and other special events, Ukrainians may wear traditional outfits, such as a "vyshyvanka" which is an embroidered shirt... More
  • Visiting: People prefer to receive advance notice when visiting. When relatives or friends visit, coffee or tea are frequently served with... More

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Capital Kyiv (Kiev)

note: pronounced KAY-yiv
Government Type republic
Currency UAH
Population 44,573,205
Total Area 233,031 Square Miles
603,550 Square Kilometers
Location Eastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Poland, Romania, and Moldova in the west and Russia in the east
Language Ukrainian, Russian, Romanian, Polish, Hungarian

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