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Russia (Russia or Russian Federation)


Name: Russia
Code: RUS
Official Name: Russia or Russian Federation
Located: Eurasia
Capital: Moscow
Calling Code: +7
Flag of Russia or Russian Federation
Flag of Russia or Russian Federation
Coat of Arms of Russia or Russian Federation
Coat of Arms of Russia or Russian Federation

Demographics and Politics

Form of Goverment: Federal semi-presidential republic
Official Languages: Russian official throughout nation, twenty-seven others co-official in various regions
Regional Languages: 200 regional language
Population: 143030106
Largest cities: Moscow, St Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Kazan, Rostov-on-Don, Krasnoyarsk, Krasnodar, Yaroslavl
Religion: Orthodox Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism

Geographic Information

Area Total: 17075400.00 sq.km.
Water: 13.00%
Borders: Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia, North Korea
Mountains: Altai, Baikal, Barguzin, Kuznetsk, Putorana Plateau, Ural, Verkhoyansk, Zhiguli, Ergaki
Rivers: Yenisei, Ob, Volga, Lena, Amur, Ural, Don, Pechora, Selenga, Kuban, Terek, Onega, Neva, Northern Dvina
Climate: Largely continental

Russia Famous Places

Kremlin, Red Square, St Basils Cathedral, Catherine Palace, Lake Baikal, Golden Ring, Peterhof, Hermitage, the Bolshoi Theatre

Russia Economy

Agriculture, services, industry, wood products, mining: coal, oil, gas, chemicals, metals, electric power generating and transmitting equipment
Currency: Ruble (RUB)

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Road Traffic Information

Drive Side: Right
Convention of Road Traffic: Viena 1968
Convention on Road Traffic, of 8 November 1968
Convención sobre la Circulación Vial en Viena el 8 de Noviembre de 1968
Конвенция о дорожном движении, подписанная в Вене 8 ноября 1968 года
Convention sur la Circulation Routière fait à Vienne le 8 Novembre 1968
《道路交通公约》 1968 年11 月8 日订于维也纳
Convention on Road Traffic, of 8 November 1968 - Arabic

Russia Time Zone (UTC)

Winter:+3 - +12
Summer: +3 - +12
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