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Kyrgyz Republic
  • Кыргыз Республикасы  (Kyrgyz)
    Kyrgyz Respublikasy
  • Киргизская Республика  (Russian)
    Kirgizskaya Respublika
FlagEmblem
Anthem: 
Кыргыз Республикасынын Мамлекеттик Гимни
Kyrgyz Respublikasynyn Mamlekettik Gimni
National Anthem of the Kyrgyz Republic
Location of  Kyrgyzstan  (green)
Location of  Kyrgyzstan  (green)
Capital
and largest city
Bishkek
42°52′N74°36′E / 42.867°N 74.600°E / 42.867; 74.600
Official languages[1]
Ethnic groups
ReligionIslam, Russian Orthodoxy
Demonym
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary republic
 • PresidentAlmazbek Atambayev
 • Prime MinisterSooronbay Jeenbekov
LegislatureSupreme Council
Independencefrom the Soviet Union
 • Kara-Kirghiz AO14 October 1924 
 • Kirghiz SSR5 December 1936 
 • Independence declared31 August 1991 
 • Recognized25 December 1991 
Area
 • Total199,951 km2 (87th)
77,181 sq mi
 • Water (%)3.6
Population
 • 2015 estimate6,000,000[4] (110th)
 • 2009 census5,362,800
 • Density27.4/km2 (176th)
71/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2015 estimate
 • Total$20.095 billion[5]
 • Per capita$3,363[5]
GDP (nominal)2015 estimate
 • Total$6.650 billion[5]
 • Per capita$1,113[5]
Gini (2012)27.4[6]
low
HDI (2014)Increase 0.655[7]
medium ·120th
CurrencySom (KGS)
Time zoneKGT(UTC+6)
Drives on theright
Calling code+996
ISO 3166 codeKG
Internet TLD.kg

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of October 9, 2016


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