Located in the continent of Asia, Armenia covers 28,203 square kilometers of land and 1,540 square kilometers of water, making it the 144th largest nation in the world with a total area of 29,743 square kilometers.
Armenia became an independent state in 1991, after gaining its sovereignty from the Soviet Union. The population of Armenia is 2,970,495 (2012) and the nation has a density of 105 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Armenia is the Armenian Dram (AMD). As well, the people of Armenia are refered to as Armenian.
The dialing code for the country is 374 and the top level internet domain for Armenian sites is .am.
To learn more, visit our detailed Armenia section.
|Density||105.3 / km2 ( 272.8 / mi2 )|
|GDP||10,881,605,059 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||3,663 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||28,203 km2 (10,889 mi2)|
|Water Area||1,540 km2 (595 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Georgia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Turkey|
What is the capital of Armenia?
Yerevan is the capital city of Armenia. It has a population of 1,093,485, and is located on a latitue of 40.18 and longitude of 44.51.
Yerevan is also the political center of Armenia, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Yerevan, the Capital Of Armenia
|Elevation||994 meters over sea level|
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