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Mongolia

ᠮᠣᠩᠭᠣᠯᠤᠯᠤᠰ
Монгол Улс  (Mongolian)
Anthem: 

Location of Mongolia (green)
Location of Mongolia (green)
Capital
and largest city
Ulaanbaatar[a]
Coordinates: 48°N106°E / 48°N 106°E / 48; 106
Official languagesMongolian
Official scripts
Ethnic groups
(2010)
Religion
Buddhism (53%)
Non-religious (38.6%)
Islam (3%)
Shamanism (2.9%)
Christianity (2.2%)
Others (0.4%)[2]
Demonym(s)
GovernmentUnitarysemi-presidentialrepublic[3][4][5]
Khaltmaagiin Battulga
Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh
LegislatureState Great Khural
Formation
formed 209 BC
formed 1206
December 29, 1911
November 26, 1924
• Independence recognized by the Republic of China
January 5, 1946
February 12, 1992
Area
• Total
1,566,000 km2 (605,000 sq mi) (18th)
• Water (%)
0.67[2]
Population
• 2020 estimate
3,353,470[6] (134th)
• 2015 census
3,057,778[7]
• Density
2.07/km2 (5.4/sq mi) (194th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
$47 billion[8] (115th)
• Per capita
$14,270[8] (93rd)
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
$13.7 billion[8] (133rd)
• Per capita
$4,151[8] (116th)
Gini (2018)32.7[9]
medium
HDI (2018)Increase 0.735[10]
high · 92nd
CurrencyTögrög (MNT)
Time zoneUTC+7/+8[11]
• Summer (DST)
UTC+8/+9[12]
Date formatyyyy.mm.dd (CE)
Driving sideright
Calling code+976
ISO 3166 codeMN
Internet TLD.mn, .мон
  1. ^ Also spelled "Ulan Bator".
  2. ^ "Mongolian" denotes nationality, which includes minorities such as Kazakhs or Tuvans, while "Mongol" indicates Mongol ethnicity.

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


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