Russia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 61.62186 / longitude: 99.81945

General information


You can find some UNESCO listed places: Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments, Kizhi Pogost, Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow, Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings, Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands.


This nation has a number of interesting universities, including Lomonosov Moscow State University, P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, National Research Center «Kurchatov Institute», Novosibirsk State University, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research.


In 2021 the GDP was $1,778,782,625,793 USD, placing it at position 11 in the market. You need to pay 135.00руб (around $1.74 USD) for a Big Mac at McDonald's ©. The sign for the local currency is руб (RUB).


This nation's capital is Moscow and the country shares a border with Azerbaijan, Belarus, China, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Kazakhstan, North Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Norway, Poland, Ukraine. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Russian. The area of the country is 17,098,242 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Москва, Волгоград, Краснодар, Махачкала, Казань.


There are 146,691,020 people here, or 1.97% of the world's population.

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Visit to learn more about this nation. The ISO code is RU, telephone numbers begin with +7, the domain name ".ru" is used by the country's websites


ISO code RU
Capital Moscow
Population 146,691,020
World percentage 1.97%
Main cities
Spoken languages Russian
GDP (2021) $1,778,782,625,793
GDP position #11
Big Mac local price 135.00руб
Big Mac USD price $1.74
Currency code RUB
Currency symbol руб
TLD .ru
Phone prefix +7


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