Overview of Armenia

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Armenia is a landlocked mountainous country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Situated at the juncture of Western Asia and Eastern Europe, it is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, the de facto independent Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and Azerbaijan to the east, and Iran and the Azerbaijani exclave of Nakhchivan to the south.

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Officially name: The Republic of Armenia

Capital and largest city: Yerevan

Official language: Armenian

Government: Presidential republic

Area

Total 29,743 km2 (141st)
Water (%) 4.71

Population

2014 estimate 3 017 100 (135th)
Density 101,4 /km2 
280.7/sq mi

Currency: Dram (AMD)

Time zone
UTC (UTC+4)
Summer (DST) DST (UTC+5)

Drives on the right

Internet TLD: .am

Calling code: +374