REPUBLIC OF Tajikistan

 

Capital - Dushanbe

Resident Population (as of the beginning of the 2018) - 8.9 mln. persons

National Currency - Somoni (from October, 2000)

 
NATURAL AND
GEOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS AND Environment Protection
 
 

Borders on Afghanistan, China, Kyrgystan, Uzbekistan.

 

Share in total territory 1, % :

agricultural lands 25,5

forest area 12,8

water basin area 0,3

other 61,4

 

Specially  protected  territories (national parks, nature  reserves, wildlife preserves, special hunting reserves) 2
number, units - 20
total territory, thous. ha  - 3100 3

 

The longest rivers, km

(the length along the territory of the state)

Zaravshan - 877 (total length)

Bartang - Murgab - Oksu - 558

Vakhsh - 524

Kafarnigan - 387

 

The largest lakes, sq. km

Karakul - 380,0

Sarezskoye 86,5

Zorkul - 38,9

Yashilkul 35,6

 

The highest point, m

I. Somoni peak - 7495

 

Average of many years temperature (for Dushanbe)

January  +2,30C

July +27,10C
 

1 Categories of the lands are given according to national land code.
2
2009.
3 Including area of national park.


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