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EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
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Poland - Physical geography

Area : 312 700 Km2
Water : 2.6 %
Lands under cultivation : 48 %
Wild pasture lands : 13 %
Forests : 30 %

Min. Height : -2 m (Raczki Elblaskie)
Max. Height : 2499 m (Mt Rysy)



Poland - People
Nationality : Polish
Main language(s) : Polish

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Population (2005) : 38 167 000 people
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Density : 122 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 1.23 children / woman
Life expectancy : 74 years
Urban population : 62 %

Main cities :
1 600 000 people Warsaw (capital)
800 000 people Lodz
738 000 people Cracow
636 000 people Wroclaw
576 000 people Poznan
458 000 people Gdansk
417 000 people Szczecin
386 000 people Bydgoszcz
356 000 people Lublin
342 000 people Katowice


Poland - Economy
Currency : Zloty (PLN) = 100 Groszy
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 4.46 Zloty (PLN)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 189 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 4952 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 271.43 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 7112 dollars


Poland - Miscellaneous information
CONSUMPTION (individual / year) (world rank 1997) :
- Bread = 100 Kg (1)
- Butter = 3.5 Kg (13)
- Milk = 84 l (20)
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (world rank 2002) :
- Raspberries (2)
- Currants (2)
- Rye (2)
- Oats (4)
- Carrots (4)
- Apples (6)
- Strawberries (6)
- Potatoes (6)
- Barley (14)
- Wheat (15)
- Pigs (7)
- Brown coal (5)
- Coal (6)
- Silver (8)
- Copper (9)
- Lead (10)


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