Total Population (million): 141.636177062
Annual growth rate: -0.5227242%
Urban population: 72.92%
Russians (81.6%), Tatars (3.8 %), Ukrainians (3 %), Chuvashes (1.2
%), Bashkirs (0.9 %), others (9.5)
Official Language: Russian
Other languages spoken: More than 150 languages are spoken in the
Russian Federation and some of them are the official language in a
part of the country.
Business language: This is more and more widespread.
Managers often understand English better than they speak it. You
must be prepared to conduct negotiations in Russian.
Religion: 87% of Russians are believers. Orthodox 87%, Muslims 10%,
Catholics 1,2%, Buddhists 0,7%
Area: 17098240 kmÂ²
Type of State: Federal republic based on parliamentary democracy.
Type of economy: Upper-middle-income economy, Transition country,
Emerging Financial Market, G8 member
The largest country in the world; leading producer and exporter of
natural gas in the world, and second largest producer and exporter
of petroleum in the world.
To call from Russia, dial 810
To call in Russia, dial 7
Internet suffix: .ru
Telephone lines: 27.94
Internet users: 18.02
Access to electricity: n.c.