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Belarus's Quick Facts

Land Area 202,900 km2
Water Area 4,700 km2
Total Area 207,600 km2
Population 9,570,376
Population Density 46.10 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic In Name, Although In Fact A Dictatorship
GDP (PPP) $166.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $17,500
Currency Ruble (BYR)
Largest Cities
  • Minsk (1,742,124)
  • Gomel (480,951)
  • Mahilyow (369,200)
  • Vitebsk (342,700)
  • Hrodna (317,365)
  • Brest (300,715)
  • Babruysk (220,517)
  • Baranovichi (168,772)
  • Pinsk (130,777)
  • Orsha (125,347)
  • Coastline: 0 km landlocked (0 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 78,340 sq miles (202,900 sq km)
    (water) 1,815 sq miles (4,700 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 80,154 sq miles (207,600 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 6 provinces and 1 municipality* in Belarus: Brestskaya (Brest), Homyel'skaya (Homyel'), Horad Minsk*, Hrodzyenskaya (Hrodna), Mahilyowskaya (Mahilyow), Minskaya and Vitsyebskaya (Vitsyebsk)

    note: administrative divisions have the same names as their administrative centers; Russian spelling provided for reference when different from Belarusian
  • Horizontal Width: 327.52 miles (527.09 km) from Hrodna east to Krichev
  • Vertical Length: 208.1 miles (334.91 km) from Mazyr north to Polatsk

    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) Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Ukraine
  • Geographic Center: 18.71 miles (30.11 km) southeast of Minsk
  • Highest Point: Dzerzhinsky 1,135 feet (346 m)
  • Lowest Point: Nyoman River 295 feet (90 m)
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