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Geography Statistics of Belarus

Belarus's Information

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Land Area 202,900 km2
Water Area 4,700 km2
Total Area 207,600km2 (#84)
Population 9,570,376 (#92)
Population Density 47.17/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)
More Information Belarus
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  • 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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Belarus Trivia

What is the biggest city in Belarus?

Minsk is Belarus’ capital and largest city with 1.97 million people.

The Biggest Cities In Belarus

What Kind of Government Does Belarus Have?

The government of Belarus is divided into 3 branches: executive, legislative, and judicial.

What Type Of Government Does Belarus Have?

What are the major rivers of Belarus?

Major rivers of Belarus include Dnieper River, Daugava River, Neman River, and Bug River.

Major Rivers Of Belarus

What is the highest mountain in Belarus?

Dzyarzhynskaya Hara is the highest point in Belarus at an elevation of 1,132 feet above sea level.

The Highest Mountains In Belarus

What Languages Are Spoken In Belarus?

Belarusian and Russian are the two most spoken languages in Belarus. Several other minority languages are spoken throughout the country. Some of the most common of these languages include Polish, Eastern Yiddish, and Ukrainian.

Languages Spoken In Belarus

What Is The Population Of Belarus?

As of 2018, Belarus had an estimated population of around 9.5 million individuals.

Demographics Of Belarus

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