Poland is the seventh largest country in Europe.
The country is divided into 16 voivodships and has a population of almost 39 million.
Warsaw, the capital and Poland’s largest metropolitan area, has a population of 1,7 million people. The other largest cities are: Lodz, Cracow, Wroclaw, Poznan, Gdansk, Katowice, Lublin and Szczecin.
The Polish President is elected every five years, and elections for Parliament take place every four years.