PAÍSES PARCEIROS

:: ASIA-PACIFIC - Iran

Capital: Tehran

Population
Total Population (million): 71.0210388746
Annual growth rate: 1.311876%
Density: 42.26411inhab./km²
Urban population: 67.42%
Ethnic Origins:
Official Language: Persian which is also called Farsi, which is understood by 83% of the population.
Other languages spoken: Moreover, Iran is home to several minority groups who speak dialects related to Farsi. The use of these dialects is gradually extinguishing. It is also important to note that lots of ethnic minorities, common with the neighbouring countries are located close to the Iranian borders. Among the large minority groups, we should mention the Azeris (20 %) and the Luris (6.6 %) in the North, the Kurds (9%) in the West , the Arabs (2.1 %) in the South-West, the Turkishs (1.5 %) in the North-East, the Baloutchis (1.3 %) in the South-East.
Business language: English
Religion: Shiite Muslims 94.5%, Sunni Muslims 3.8%, Others 1.7%.
Country overview

Area: 1648200 km²
Type of State: Islamic Republic. Theocratic Republic based on parliamentary democracy.
Type of economy: Lower-middle-income economy
It depends on hydrocarbon exports; numerous economic sanctions imposed by the international community.

Telecommunication
Telephone code:
To call from Iran, dial 00
To call in Iran, dial 98
Internet suffix: .ir
Computers: 10.5
Telephone lines:
Internet users:
Access to electricity: n.c.

 

 

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