T U R K M E N I S T A N

    

Capital - Ashgabat

Population (de facto at the beginning 2006) - 6.7 mln. persons

National Currency - Manat (from November, 1993)


NATURAL AND
GEOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS

Borders on  Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Afghanistan.

Share in total territory, %1 :

land, used by agricultural enterprises and households - 69

land of reserve and forest stock - 25

land of other land users - 6

The longest rivers,  km

(total length)

Amudarya - 1415

Tejen - 1150

Atrek - 669

The largest lakes,  mln. sq. km

Caspian Sea (total area) 0,4

The highest point, m  

mountain Airybaba - 3139

Average of many years temperature

January from - 70C to +60C

July from +280C  to +310C


1 As  of 01.01.2006.
 


 

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