Baltics

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  Lithuania Latvia Estonia
Country code +370 +371 +372
Population 2 873 975 1 934 379 1 319 133
Territory 65 300 km² 64 573 km² 45 227 km²
Population density 45,5 per km² 31 per km² 28,4 per km²
Ethnic composition 86% Lithuanians 
6% Russians 
7% Poles
61% Latvians
26% Russians 
4% Belorussians 
3% Lithuanians
2% Ukrainians 
1% Poles
69% Estonians 
25% Russians 
2% Ukrainians
Dry land borders Latvia
Belarus
Russia
Poland
Estonia
Russia
Belarus
Lithuania
Latvia
Russia
Capital Vilnius 
Population: 543 060
Riga
Population: 640 615
Tallinn 
Population: 413 782
Day of Independance 16th of February 18th of November 24th of February
Language Lithuanian – Baltic language group, Indo-European family of languages (non-Slavic). Inhabitants also speak Russian or English. Latvian – Baltic language group, Indo-European family of languages (non-Slavic). Inhabitants also speak Russian or English. Estonian – Finno-Ugric language group (non-Slavic). Inhabitants also speak Russian or English.
Baltic Sea coast length 90 km 498 km 768 km
Highest point over sea level Aukštojas 294 m Gaiziņkalns 312 m Suur Munamägi 318 m
Climate Warm summers, spring and autumn relatively mild, cold winters (can be up to -35°С). The warmest month is July with average temperature +17 °С, the coldest months – January with average temperature -4 °С.
Currency Euro (EUR) Euro (EUR) Euro (EUR)
Internet TLD .lt .lv .ee
Local time GMT +2 hours
Electricity 220 volts AC, 50 Hz. European style 2-pin plug
Main Religions Evangelical Lutherans, Roman Catholic, Russian Orthodox