Romania - a country in Southeast Europe. The population on the basis of 2011 census, more than 19 million people, the area - 238,391 square kilometers, in both of these indicators is the largest country in the region. It occupies fifty-ninth in the world in terms of population and territory for the seventy-eighth.
The capital - Bucharest. Official language - Romanian.
A unitary state, parliamentary republic. As of December 2014 as president takes Yohannisa Klaus, Prime Minister - Viktor Ponta. Subdivided into 42 administrative units, 41 of which are Judeţ and 1 is a municipal Bucharest, equal in status to Judeţ.
Located in the eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula. The south-east is washed by the Black Sea. It has borders with Ukraine, Moldova, Hungary, Serbia and Bulgaria.
It features a large ethno-cultural diversity. Most believers (87% of the population) Orthodox Christians.