The Republic of Armenia is a sovereign, democratic, social and legal state. The state power is administered pursuant to the Constitution and the laws based on the principle of separation of the legislative, executive and judicial powers.
Republic of Armenia (Hayastani Hanrapetoutyun)
|Yerevan||1 119 000 (as of 2010)|
|population (as of 2009)|
Armenian is the official language of the Republic of Armenia.
The absolute majority is the follower of the Armenian Apostolic Church.
The currency unit of the RA is dram (AMD), introduced in 1993.
3 249 500 (2010)
Minorities: Russians, Yezidis, Assyrians, Greeks, Ukrainians, Jews, Kurds and others.
Armenia is rich in copper, coal, iron, bauxite, molybdenum, gold, silver, lead and zinc. Substantial deposits of pumice, marble, tufa, perlite, limestone, basalt and salt exist. Precious and semi-precious stones are also abundant.
29.74 thousand square kilometers
Average Altitude Above Sea Level:
Highest Mountain Peak:
Aragats (4 095 meters)