|Currency||Czech crown (CZK) - "koruna"|
|Area||total: 78,866 sq km|
|Population||10,235,455 (July 2006 est.)|
|Religion||agnostic and atheist 59%, Roman Catholic 26.8%, Protestant 2.1%, other 3.3%, unspecified 8.8%|
|Electricity||230V/50Hz (European plug)|
|Time Zone||UTC + 1 (winter time) UTC+2 (summer time)|
The Czech Republic , or Czechia is a small landlocked country in Central Europe, situated south-east of Germany and bordering Austria to the south, Poland to the north and Slovakia to the south-east.