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Georgia Facts

  • Name: Georgia
    (long form) Republic of Georgia
  • Capital City: Tbilisi (1,152,500 pop.)
    (1,485,293 metro)
  • Georgia Population: 4,555,911 (2013 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: Georgian lari
    (conversion rates)

    lari
    10 Lari
  • Ethnicity: Georgian 83.8%, Azeri 6.5%, Armenian 5.7%, Russian 1.5%, other 2.5%
  • GDP total: $26.52 billion (2012 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $5,900 (2012 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: Georgian 71% (official), Russian 9%, Armenian 7%, Azeri 6%, other 7% note: Abkhaz is the official language in Abkhazia
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Tbilisi, Kutaisi, Batumi, Zugdidi
  • Name: Georgia's name comes from the Christian martyr Saint George
  • National Day: May 26
  • Religion: Orthodox Christian 83.9%, Muslim 9.9%, Armenian-Gregorian 3.9%, Catholic 0.8%, other 0.8%, none 0.7%
  • Symbols

Georgia Photographs

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Metekhi Church of the Assumption, Tbilisi, Georgia

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This page was last modified on April 7, 2017.