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Geography Statistics of Syrian Arab Republic

Syrian Arab Republic's Information

Flag of Syrian Arab Republic
Land Area 183,630 km2
Water Area 1,550 km2
Total Area 185,180km2 (#87)
Population 17,185,170 (#65)
Population Density 93.59/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic; Highly Authoritarian Regime
GDP (PPP) $50.28 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,900
Currency Pound (SYP)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 119.92 miles (193 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 70,900 sq miles (183,630 sq km)
    (water) 598 sq miles (1,550 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 71,498 sq miles (185,180 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 14 provinces in Syria. They are Al Hasakah, Al Ladhiqiyah, Al Qunaytirah, Ar Raqqah, As Suwayda', Dar'a, Dayr az Zawr, Dimashq, Halab, Hamah, Hims, Idlib, Rif Dimashq and Tartus
  • Horizontal Width: 246.61 miles (396.88 km) from Latakia east to Dayr az Zawr
  • Vertical Length: 282.89 miles (455.26 km) from Aleppo south to Dara

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (5) Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey
  • Geographic Center: 78.37 miles (126.12 km) north of Tadmur
  • Highest Point: Mt. Hermon 9,232 ft. (2,814 m)
  • Lowest Point: Mediterranean Sea 0 m
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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