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Kyrgyz Republic

Кыргыз Республикасы (Kyrgyz)
Qırğız Respublikası
Anthem: Кыргыз Республикасынын Мамлекеттик Гимни
Qırğız Respublikasının 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 languagesKyrgyz
Co-official
Russian[1]
Ethnic groups
(2019[3])
Religion
Demonym(s)Kyrgyzstani;[5] Kyrgyz
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional republic
Talant Mamytov
Artyom Novikov
Talant Mamytov[6]
LegislatureSupreme Council
Independence 
from Russia
1918
14 October 1924
25 May 1925
11 February 1926
5 December 1936
• Declared Sovereignty
15 December 1990
• Renamed to the Republic of Kyrgyzstan
5 February 1991
• From the USSR
31 August 1991
21 December 1991
26 December 1991
2 March 1992
27 June 2010
Area
• Total
199,951 km2 (77,202 sq mi) (85th)
• Water (%)
3.6
Population
• 2020 estimate
Increase 6,586,600[2] (110th)
• 2009 census
5,362,800
• Density
27.4/km2 (71.0/sq mi) (176th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
Increase $35.324 billion[7] (127th)
• Per capita
Increase $5,470[7] (134th)
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
Increase $8.455 billion[7] (141st)
• Per capita
Increase $1,309[7] (158th)
Gini (2018)Negative increase 27.7[8]
low
HDI (2018)Increase 0.674[9]
medium · 122nd
CurrencySom (c) (KGS)
Time zoneUTC+6 (KGT)
Driving sideright
Calling code+996
ISO 3166 codeKG
Internet TLD.kg

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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