1. The following is a high-level overview of The Czech Republic.
  2. Country Name conventional long form: Czech Republic
  3. Country Name conventional short form: Czech Republic
  4. Country Name local long form: Ceska Republika
  5. Country Name local short form: Cesko
  6. Country Name former: N/A
  7. Country Name Abbreviation: N/A
  8. Nationality noun: Czech(s)
  9. Nationality adjective: Czech
  10. Capital: Prague
  11. Administrative divisions: 13 regions called kraje--Jihocesky Kraj, Jihomoravsky Kraj, Karlovarsky Kraj, Kralovehradecky Kraj, Liberecky Kraj, Moravskoslezsky Kraj, Olomoucky Kraj, Pardubicky Kraj, Plzensky Kraj, Praha, Stredocesky Kraj, Ustecky Kraj, Vysocina, Zlinsky Kraj
  12. Independence: 1 January 1993 (Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia)
  13. National Holiday: Czech Founding Day, 28 October (1918)
  14. Flag Description: Two equal horizontal bands of white (top) and red with a blue isosceles triangle based on the hoist side.
  15. Currency: Czech Koruna