Czech Republic (Ceska Republika)

Czech RepublicThis section provides relevant information and links about Czech Republic for those wishing to move there. In addition there are a number of blogs linked to which can provide first-hand experience in life in Czech Republic as an expat.

Czech Republic at a glance

Population: 10,177,300 (July 2012 est.)
Major cities – population: PRAGUE (capital) 1.162 million (2009)
Languages: Czech 94.9%, Slovak 2%, other 2.3%, unidentified 0.8% (2001 census)
Time difference: UTC+1
Labour force – by occupation: agriculture: 3.1%
industry: 38.6%
services: 58.3% (2009)
Unemployment rate: 16.6%
Currency: koruny
Internet users: 6.681 million (2009)

Governmental Information

Home of the Government of the Czech Republic. In English, Czech is also available.

Recommended Blogs

Anickaworld
A Filipino in the Czech Republic blogs about her life as an expat.
The Prague Thing
A blog by a Welsh girl who moved to Prague as a TEFL teacher.
czechthatout
An American living the Bohemian lifestyle in a small village in the Czech Republic. Full of great recipes as well as general posts on life.

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