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    Hungary Geography - 1991

      Total area: 93,030 km2
      land area: 92,340 km2

      Comparative area: slightly smaller than Indiana

      Land boundaries: 2,251 km total; Austria 366 km, Czechoslovakia 676 km, Romania 443 km, USSR 135 km, Yugoslavia 631 km

      Coastline: none--landlocked

      Maritime claims: none--landlocked

      Disputes: Nagymaros Dam dispute with Czechoslovakia

      Climate: temperate; cold, cloudy, humid winters; warm summers

      Terrain: mostly flat to rolling plains

      Natural resources: bauxite, coal, natural gas, fertile soils

      Land use: arable land 54%; permanent crops 3%; meadows and pastures 14%; forest and woodland 18%; other 11%; includes irrigated 2%

      Environment: levees are common along many streams, but flooding occurs almost every year

      Note: landlocked; strategic location astride main land routes between Western Europe and Balkan Peninsula as well as between USSR and Mediterranean basin

      NOTE: The information regarding Hungary on this page is re-published from the 1991 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Hungary Geography 1991 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Hungary Geography 1991 should be addressed to the CIA.

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