Official name: Ukraine.
Language: Ukrainian, Russian, Romanian, Polish and Hungarian.
Currency: Ukrainian Hryvnia.
Religion: Ukrainian Orthodox, Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox, Ukrainian Catholic, Muslim, Protestant and Jewish.
Area: 233,089 sq mi
Industries: coal, electric power, ferrous and nonferrous metals, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food processing (especially sugar).
Natural resources: iron ore, coal, manganese, natural gas, oil, salt, sulfur, graphite, titanium, magnesium, kaolin, nickel, mercury, timber, arable land.