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Russian Federation

  • Российская Федерация (Russian)
  • Rossiyskaya Federatsiya
Anthem: 
"Государственный гимн Российской Федерации"
"Gosudarstvennyy gimn Rossiyskoy Federatsii"
"State Anthem of the Russian Federation"
Location of Russia with Crimea in light green[a]
Location of Russia with Crimea in light green[a]
Capital
and largest city
Moscow
55°45′N37°37′E / 55.750°N 37.617°E / 55.750; 37.617
Official language
and national language
Russian[3]
Recognisednational languagesSee Languages of Russia
Ethnic groups
(2010)[4]
Religion
(2017)[5]
73% Christianity
—70% Russian Orthodoxy
—3% Other Christian
15% No religion
10% Islam
2% Others
Demonym(s)Russian
GovernmentFederalsemi-presidentialconstitutional republic[6]
Vladimir Putin
Mikhail Mishustin
Valentina Matviyenko
Vyacheslav Volodin
Vyacheslav Lebedev
LegislatureFederal Assembly
Federation Council
State Duma
Formation
c. 862
879
1283
16 January 1547
2 November 1721
15 March 1917
12 December 1991
12 December 1993
18 March 2014
4 July 2020
Area
• Total
17,098,246 km2 (6,601,670 sq mi)[7] (without Crimea)[b] (1st)
• Water (%)
13[9] (including swamps)
Population
• 2020 estimate
(9th)
• Density
8.4/km2 (21.8/sq mi) (225th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
Increase $4.135 trillion[11] (6th)
• Per capita
Increase $28,184[11] (50th)
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
Increase $1.702 trillion[11] (11th)
• Per capita
Increase $11,601[11] (61st)
Gini (2018)Negative increase 37.5[12]
medium · 98th
HDI (2018)Increase 0.824[13]
very high · 49th
CurrencyRussian ruble () (RUB)
Time zoneUTC+2 to +12
Date formatdd.mm.yyyy
Mains electricity230 V–50 Hz
Driving sideright
Calling code+7
ISO 3166 codeRU
Internet TLD

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


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