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Georgia
საქართველო
Sakartvelo
FlagCoat of arms
Motto: 
ძალა ერთობაშია
Dzala Ertobashia
Strength is in Unity
Anthem: 
თავისუფლება
Tavisupleba
Freedom
Georgia proper shown in dark green; areas outside of Georgian control shown in light green.
Georgia proper shown in dark green; areas outside of Georgian control shown in light green.
Capital

41°43′N44°47′E / 41.717°N 44.783°E / 41.717; 44.783
Largest cityTbilisi
Official languagesGeorgian[1]
Spoken languages[2]71% Georgian
9% Russian
7% Armenian
6% Azerbaijani
7% other
Ethnic groups (2002[2])83.8% Georgian
6.5% Azerbaijani
5.7% Armenian
1.5% Russian
2.5% others
DemonymGeorgian
GovernmentUnitaryParliamentary Republic[3]
 - PresidentGiorgi Margvelashvili
 - Prime MinisterIrakli Garibashvili
LegislatureParliament
Independence
 - from Russian EmpireMay 26, 1918 
 - Soviet re-conquestFebruary 25, 1921 
 - from Soviet Union
Declared
Finalized

April 9, 1991
December 25, 1991 
Area
 - Total69,700 km2 (120th)
26,911 sq mi
Population
 - 2013 estimate4,555,911[2] (121st)
 - Density65.4/km2 (144th)
169.3/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2012 estimate
 - Total$26.348 billion[4]
 - Per capita$5,929[4]
GDP (nominal)2012 estimate
 - Total$15.984 billion[4]
 - Per capita$3,596[4]
Gini (2010)42.1[5]
medium
HDI (2012)Increase 0.745[6]
high ·72nd
CurrencyLari (ლ) (GEL)
Time zoneGET (UTC+4)
Drives on theright
Calling code+995
ISO 3166 codeGE
Internet TLD.ge

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 26, 2012


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