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Location: Central Europe, south of Poland
Population: 5.4 million (1995 estimate)
Capital: Bratislava
Comparative area: About twice the size of New Hampshire
Religions: Roman Catholic 60.3 percent, atheist 9.7 percent, Protestant 8.4 percent, Orthodox 4.1 percent, other 17.5 percent
Landscape: Rugged mountains in the central and northern part and lowlands in the south
Recognized by International Olympic Committee: 1993

Source: Knight-Ridder/Tribune

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