Population of main cities including suburbs:
Budapest (2,503,000); Debrecen (200,000); Miskolc (180,000); Szeged (165,000); Pécs (160,000).
Hungarian - 92.3%; Roma - 1.9%; Other: 5.8%
Other Languages Spoken:
Mostly English, German.
English is regularly used for business in Hungary, especially among multinational firms. However, Hungary’s smaller or state-owned firms may have principals who do not speak English. In this case, an interpreter may be used for meetings, though it is prudent to agree on this in advance. German is the second most common foreign language.
Roman Catholic 51.9%, Calvinist 15.9%, Lutheran 3%, Greek Catholic 2.6%, Other Christian 1%.
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National Currency: Hungarian Forint (HUF)
Type of State:
Type of Economy:
Upper-middle-income economy, OECD member, Ex-Transition country, Emerging Financial Market.
A European crossroads; host country to company headquarters, to logistics services or research and development departments of numerous firms.
HDI (World Rank):
Note: (*) The HDI, Human Development Index, is an Indicator Which Synthesizes Several Data Such as Life Expectancy, Level of Education, Professional Careers, Access to Culture etc.
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