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State

Since the adoption of the 1990 Constitution, Croatia has been a democracy. Between 1990 and 2000 it had a semi-presidential system and since 2000 it has a parliamentary system.

Country name: Republic of Croatia

Local form: Republika Hrvatska

Date of independence: 25 June 1991 (from Yugoslavia)

Constitution: adopted on 22 December 1990; revised 1997, 2000, 2001, 2010

Government type: Since the adoption of the 1990 Constitution, Croatia has been a democracy. Between 1990 and 2000 it had a semi-presidential system and since 2000 it has a parliamentary system.

Voting: 18 years of age, universal, voting is not compulsory.

Capital city: Zagreb (population of 779,145 – 2001 census)  

Administrative divisions: 20 counties and one city (Zagreb)

Population: 4,437,460 (2001 census)

Total area: 87,609 sq. km

Number of islands: 1,185 (47 inhabited)

Time zone: CET (GMT+1)

International dialling code: +385

Monetary unit: Croatian Kuna - HRK

Power supply: 220V, 50Hz

Demographics: the majority of the population are Croats, with the largest minorities being Serbs, Bosniaks, Italians, Hungarians, Albanians, Slovenes and Czechs.