Russia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 61.62186 / longitude: 99.81945

General information


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.


The currency symbol is руб, and the ISO code for that currency is RUB. In 2021 the GDP was $1,778,782,625,793 USD, placing it at position 11 in the market. In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 135.00руб (around $1.74 USD).


The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Russian. 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. Country territory measures 17,098,242 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Москва, Волгоград, Краснодар, Махачкала, Казань.


This country represents 1.97% of the world's population with about 146,691,020 individuals.


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.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. The country's 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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