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Iran's Quick Facts

Land Area 1,531,595 km2
Water Area 116,600 km2
Total Area 1,648,195 km2
Population 82,801,633
Population Density 50.24 / km2
Government Type Theocratic Republic
GDP (PPP) $1.46 Trillion
GDP Per Capita $18,100
Currency Rial (IRR)
Largest Cities
  • Tehran (9,134,708)
  • Mashhad (3,208,336)
  • Esfahan (2,132,037)
  • Shiraz (1,651,362)
  • Tabriz (1,611,133)
  • Karaj (1,580,413)
  • Qom (1,287,937)
  • Ahvaz (1,244,250)
  • Kermanshah (1,025,740)
  • Orumiyeh (793,044)
  • Animal: Asiatic Cheetah, Persian Leopard, Persian fallow deer
  • Coat of Arms:

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  • Coat of Arms: Iran's coat of arms symbolizes the five principles of Islam. The centered sword represents the country's strength.
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  • Flower: Tulip
  • Fruit: Pomegranate
  • Motto: "Independence, Freedom, Islamic Republic"

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