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Mongolia
Mongolia name in Mongolian Script
Монгол Улс
FlagCoat of arms
Anthem: 
Location of  Mongolia  (green)
Location of  Mongolia  (green)
Capital
and largest city
Ulan Bator (Ulaanbaatar)
47°55′N106°53′E / 47.917°N 106.883°E / 47.917; 106.883
Official language and scripts[1]
Ethnic groups (2010[2])
ReligionBuddhism (53%) Shamanism (3%) Islam (3%)
Demonym
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional republic
 - PresidentTsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
 - Prime MinisterChimediin Saikhanbileg
LegislatureState Great Khural
Formation
 - Xiongnu Empireformed 209 BC 
 - Mongol Empireformed 1206 
 - Independence declared
(from Manchu Qing Empire)
December 29, 1911 
 - Mongolian People's Republic establishedNovember 26, 1924 
 - Current ConstitutionFebruary 13, 1992 
Area
 - Total1,566,000 km2 (19th)
603,909 sq mi
 - Water (%)0.43[3]
Population
 - 2015 estimate3,000,000[4] (138th)
 - Density1.92 [5]/km2 (238th)
4.97 [5]/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2013 estimate
 - Total$26.8 billion[6]
 - Per capita$9,293[6]
GDP (nominal)2013 estimate
 - Total$11.516 billion[6]
 - Per capita$3,996[6]
Gini (2011)36.5[7]
medium
HDI (2013)Increase 0.698[8]
medium ·103rd
CurrencyTögrög (MNT)
Time zone(UTC+7 to +8[9])
 - Summer (DST) (UTC+8 to +9 [10])
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 June 30, 2015


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