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Nationality:  Ukranian
Languages: Ukranian ,Russian
Religions:Orthodox
Population: 44,429,471 ( July 2015 est. )
Median Age:  40.1
Population Growth rate:  -0.6%
Birth Rate:  1.07%
Daeath Rate: 1.45%
Capital: Kyiv
Electricity Production:  198.1 billion kWh
Electricity Exports: 6 billion kWh
Electricity Import: 1.5 billion kWh
Telephone Landlines:10.46 million
Telephone- Mobile Cellular : 61.2 million
Airports: 187
Airports with Paved Runways: 108
Heliports: 9
Railways: 21,733
Road Ways: 169,694
Water Ways: 1672
Passport Validity: Must be Valid at the time of entry


Introduction:
Ukraine was the center of the first eastern Slavic state ,  Kyivan Rus , which during the 10th and 11th centuries was the largest an d most powerful state in Europe
A new Ukrainian state the Cossack Hetmanate was established during the mid-17th century after an uprising against the Poles

Economy:
After Russia, the Ukrainian republic was the most important economic component of the former Soviet Union producing about four times the out put of the next-ranking republic


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  • "Ukraine" produced the heaviest silver coin in the world . On the occasion of the 10 years of hryvnia revival , it issued a silver coin that weighs about 1000 grams


  • The head of the Ukraine is Leonid Kuchma


  • Ukraine contains around 5% of the world


  • Ukraine was known as " Kievan Rus " up until the 16th century


  • Ukraine stands 4th among the world countries by the number of people with higher education


  • Ukrainian " Yuzhmash " produces the most environmentally friendly launch vehicles in the world


  • With only 1% of the world's population Ukraine has 6% of the world's scientists . As of July 2009 there were 900 different universities in the world


  • The longest musical instrument the world is a Ukrainian Trembita . Its length can reach four meters


  • Christians are forbidden from playing cards it's considered gambling


  • One of the biggest trade routers of the ancient time " from the Varangians to the Greeks went through the territory of Ukraine


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