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Location: Central Europe, northwest of Romania
Population: 10.3 million (1995 estimate)
Capital: Budapest
Comparative area: Slightly smaller than Indiana
Religions: Roman Catholic 67.5 percent, Calvinist 20 percent, Lutheran 5 percent, atheist and other 7.5 percent
Landscape: Most of eastern Hungary is nearly flat, but the western part has hills and low mountains
Recognized by International Olympic Committee: 1895

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