Russia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 61.62186 / longitude: 99.81945

General information


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.


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


17,098,242 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Москва, Волгоград, Краснодар, Махачкала, Казань. The capital of this country is Moscow and the country has 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.


In 2021 the GDP was $1,778,782,625,793 USD, which ranks it number 11 in the world. The price for a Big Mac in this country is 135.00руб (corresponding to $1.74 USD). The local currency (RUB) is represented by the symbol руб.


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.

Good to know

For more information about this country, check Phone numbers start with +7, the ISO code is RU, the country's websites have the domain name ".ru"


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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