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Anthem: Монгол улсын төрийн дуулал
National anthem of Mongolia
Capital
and largest city
Ulaanbaatara
47°55′N106°53′E / 47.917°N 106.883°E / 47.917; 106.883
Official script/s[1]
Ethnic groups (2010[2])
Demonym
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutionalrepublic
 - PresidentTsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
 - Prime MinisterNorovyn Altankhuyag
LegislatureState Great Khural
Formation
 - Xiongnu Empireformed 209 BC 
 - Mongol Empireformed 1206 
 - Independence declared
(from Qing Dynasty)
December 29, 1911 
Area
 - Total1,564,115.75 km2 (19th)
603,909 sq mi
 - Water (%)0.43[3]
Population
 - 2013 estimate2,921,287[4] (140th)
 - 2013 census2,921,287
 - Density1.84 [5]/km2 (239th)
4.79 [5]/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2012 estimate
 - Total$15.192 billion[6]
 - Per capita$5,371[6]
GDP (nominal)2012 estimate
 - Total$10.258 billion[6]
 - Per capita$3,627[6]
Gini (2008)36.5[7]
medium
HDI (2013)Increase 0.675[8]
medium ·108th
CurrencyTögrög (MNT)
Time zone(UTC+7 to +8[9][10][11])
Date formatyyyy.mm.dd (CE)
Drives on theright
Calling code+976
ISO 3166 codeMN
Internet TLD.mn, .мон
a.Also spelled "Ulaanbaatar".

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


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