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Republic of Tajikistan
  • Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон  (Tajik)
    Çumhurii Toçikiston
Республика Таджикистан  (Russian)
Respublika Tadzhikistan
Anthem: Суруди Миллӣ
Surudi Milli
National Anthem
Location of  Tajikistan  (green)
Location of  Tajikistan  (green)
Capital
and largest city
Dushanbe
38°33′N68°48′E / 38.550°N 68.800°E / 38.550; 68.800
Official languagesTajik
Inter-ethnic
language
Russian
Ethnic groups(2010)
[1]
DemonymTajik[2]
GovernmentUnitarydominant-partypresidential republic
Emomali Rahmon
Kokhir Rasulzoda
LegislatureSupreme Assembly
National Assembly
Assembly of Representatives
Independencefrom the Soviet Union
• Declared
9 September 1991
• Recognized
26 December 1991
6 November 1994
Area
• Total
143,100 km2 (55,300 sq mi) (98th)
• Water (%)
1.8
Population
• 2015 estimate
8,610,000[3] (98th)
• 2010 census
7,564,500
• Density
48.6/km2 (125.9/sq mi) (155th)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$27.802 billion[4] (128th)
• Per capita
$3,146[4]
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
• Total
$7.242 billion[4] (136th)
• Per capita
$819[4]
Gini (2009)30.8
medium
HDI (2015)Increase 0.627[5]
medium · 129th
CurrencySomoni (TJS)
Time zoneTJT(UTC+5)
Drives on theright
Calling code+992
ISO 3166 codeTJ
Internet TLD.tj

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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