G E O R G I A
Left from structure of the CIS on August, 18th, 2009

NATURAL AND GEOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS AND Environment Protection

Borders on Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey, Russia.

Share in total territory, % :

agricultural land - 39,7

forest area 37,2

water basin area - 2,6

other 20,5

Especially  protected  territories (national parks, nature  reserves, wildlife preserves, special hunting reserves)1

number, units - 24;

total territory, thous. ha  - 284

The longest rivers, km

(the length along the territory of the state)

Alazani 390

Kura 351

Rioni 333

The largest lakes, sq. km

Paravani 37,5

The highest point, m

mountain Shkhara - 5068

Average temperature (for Tbilisi) 2

January +0,90C

July +24,40C

 
1
 2005
2
 2003

 

 

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Armenia Azerbaijan Belarus Georgia Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Moldova Russia Tajikistan Turkmenistan Ukraine Uzbekistan

Main Macroeconomic Indicators of Georgia