Russia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 61.62186 / longitude: 99.81945

General information


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


Well known universities are: 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.


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: 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.


The sign for the local currency is руб (RUB). In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 135.00руб (corresponding to $1.74 USD). It is ranked 11# in the world with a GDP of $1,778,782,625,793 USD in 2021.


There are 146,691,020 inhabitants, or 1.97% of the population of planet earth.

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Visit to learn more about this nation. The country's websites have the domain name ".ru", the ISO code is RU, phone numbers start with +7


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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