Outline of Romania


The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Romania:

The location of Romania
An enlargeable map of Romania

Romania unitary semi-presidential republic located in Central-Southeastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Bulgaria and Ukraine. It also borders Hungary, Serbia, and Moldova. It covers 238,391 square kilometres (92,043 sq mi) and has a temperate-continental climate. With 19.9 million inhabitants, it is the seventh most populous member of the European Union. Its capital and largest city, Bucharest, is the sixth largest city in the EU. It encompasses the historical regions of Wallachia (including Dobruja), Moldavia (including Bukovina), Transylvania (including Banat, Maramureș, and Crișana). Romania derives from the Latin romanus, meaning "citizen of Rome".

General reference


An enlargeable relief map of Romania

Geography of Romania


An enlargeable general map of Romania

Geography of Romania

 Bulgaria 608 km
 Ukraine 531 km
 Serbia 476 km
 Moldova 450 km
 Hungary 443 km

Environment of Romania

An enlargeable satellite image of Romania
Geographic features of Romania

Regions of Romania

Administrative divisions of Romania

Administrative divisions of Romania

Regions of Romania
Map of the development regions

Development regions of Romania These are the 8 development regions in Romania, which (with the exception of București-Ilfov) are named by their geographical position in the country:

Counties of Romania

Counties of Romania

Name Common
Abbrev
Capital Area (km2)
Alba AB Alba Iulia 6,242
Arad AR Arad 7,754
Argeș AG Pitești 6,862
Bacău BC Bacău 6,621
Bihor BH Oradea 7,544
Bistrița-Năsăud BN Bistrița 5,355
Botoșani BT Botoșani 4,986
Brașov BV Brașov 5,363
Brăila BR Brăila 4,766
Buzău BZ Buzău 6,103
Caraș-Severin CS Reșița 8,514
Călărași CL Călărași 5,088
Cluj CJ Cluj-Napoca 6,674
Constanța CT Constanța 7,071
Covasna CV Sfântu Gheorghe 3,710
Dâmbovița DB Târgoviște 4,054
Dolj DJ Craiova 7,414
Galați GL Galați 4,466
Giurgiu GR Giurgiu 3,526
Gorj GJ Târgu Jiu 5,602
Harghita HR Miercurea Ciuc 6,639
Hunedoara HD Deva 7,063
Ialomița IL Slobozia 4,453
Iași IS Iași 5,476
Ilfov IF Buftea 1,583
Maramureș MM Baia Mare 6,304
Mehedinți MH Drobeta-Turnu Severin 4,933
Mureș MS Târgu Mureș 6,714
Neamț NT Piatra Neamț 5,896
Olt OT Slatina 5,498
Prahova PH Ploiești 4,716
Satu Mare SM Satu Mare 4,418
Sălaj SJ Zalău 3,864
Sibiu SB Sibiu 5,432
Suceava SV Suceava 8,553
Teleorman TR Alexandria 5,790
Timiș TM Timișoara 8,697
Tulcea TL Tulcea 8,499
Vaslui VS Vaslui 5,318
Vâlcea VL Râmnicu Vâlcea 5,765
Vrancea VN Focșani 4,857
București B (Bucharest municipality) 228
Municipalities of Romania

Municipalities of Romania

Demography of Romania

Demographics of Romania

Neighbours of Romania

Government and politics of Romania


Branches of the government of Romania

Government of Romania

Executive branch of the government of Romania
Legislative branch of the government of Romania
Judicial branch of the government of Romania

Court system of Romania

Foreign relations of Romania

Foreign relations of Romania

International organization membership

Romania is a member of:

Law and order in Romania

Law of Romania

Military of Romania

Military of Romania

Local government in Romania

Local government in Romania

History of Romania


History of Romania

History of Romania, by period

History of Romania, by region

History of Romania, by subject

Culture of Romania


Culture of Romania

Art in Romania

Art in Romania

Languages of Romania

Languages of Romania

People of Romania

Romanians

Romanians

Romanian diaspora

Romanian diaspora

Religion in Romania

Religion in Romania

Sports in Romania

Sports in Romania

Economy and infrastructure of Romania


Economy of Romania

Education in Romania


Education in Romania

See also


Romania

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Geography
Politics
Economy
Society

References