|Area||56,542 sq km|
|Population||4,493,312 (July 2007 est.)|
|Language||Croatian 96%, other 4% (including Serbian, Italian, Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, and German)|
|Religion||Roman Catholic 87.8%, Orthodox 4.4%, Muslim 1.3%, other Christian 0.4%, others and unknown 6.1%|
|Electricity||230V/50Hz (European plug)|
|Time Zone||UTC +1|
Croatia (Croatian: Hrvatska) is a country situated in the Balkans and in Central Europe. It is to the east side of the Adriatic Sea, to the east of Italy. It is bordered by Slovenia to the northwest, Hungary to the north, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the southeast, Serbia in the east, and Montenegro to the south.