Croatia is divided into twenty counties and the capital, which has a special status as both a county and a city. The counties of Croatia are grouped into geographic units: Northwest Croatia, Central and Eastern (Pannonian) Croatia, and Adriatic Croatia.
Croatia is a parliamentary republic, and was once part of Yugoslavia, until it gained independence on June 25, 1991. Croatia has a population of over 4 million people.
The capital of Croatia is Zagreb. With a population of almost 800,000 in the city itself, and a metropolitan area population of over 1.2 million, Zagreb is the most populous city in the Republic of Croatia.
Last Updated On : December 22, 2012