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Mongolia
Монгол Улс
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Location of  Mongolia  (green)
Location of  Mongolia  (green)
Capital
and largest city
Ulaanbaatar[a]
Coordinates: 47°55′N106°53′E / 47.917°N 106.883°E / 47.917; 106.883
Official languagesMongolian
Official scriptsMongolian Cyrillic
Mongolian script[1]
Ethnic groups(2010)
ReligionBuddhism (53%)
Shamanism (4%)
Islam (3%)
Christianity (2%)[2]
Demonym
GovernmentUnitarysemi-presidentialrepublic[3][4][5]
Khaltmaagiin Battulga
Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh
LegislatureState Great Khural
Formation
formed 209 BC
formed 1206
December 29, 1911
• Mongolian People's Republic was established
November 26, 1924
• Independence was recognized by Republic of China
January 5, 1946
February 13, 1992
Area
• Total
1,566,000 km2 (605,000 sq mi) (18th)
• Water (%)
0.43[6]
Population
• 2016 estimate
3,081,677[7] (134th)
• Density
1.97[8]/km2 (5.1/sq mi) (238th)
GDP (PPP)2015 estimate
• Total
$36.6 billion
• Per capita
$11,024
GDP (nominal)2015 estimate
• Total
$12.5 billion
• Per capita
$4,353
Gini (2011)36.5[9]
medium
HDI (2014)Increase 0.727[10]
high · 90th
CurrencyTögrög (MNT)
Time zone(UTC+7/+8[11])
• Summer (DST)
 (UTC+8/+9[12])
Date formatyyyy.mm.dd (CE)
Drives on theright
Calling code+976
ISO 3166 codeMN
Internet TLD.mn, .мон
  1. ^ Also spelled "Ulan Bator".
  2. ^ "Mongolian" includes minorities such as Kazakhs or Tuvans.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 20, 2018


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