By: Jennifer M

Interesting facts

The population as of July 2015, is 9,897,541 people. The size of Hungary is smaller then vergina. Hungary is around the size of India even though is is so small. Climate in Hungary is cold and cloudy. They have humid winters and warm summers.

Joined EU in 2004

History and currency

Hungary was part of the polyglot Austro-Hungarian empire in earlier history. It was not one of the founders of the EU. They use euros in several places even though it's not the main currency type. The main currency type is Hungarian Forint or HUF.


The flag colors are red white and green. It has 3 equal horizontal lines and it represents the national movment of the 18th and 19th centuries.