Quick Info

  • Full Country Name: Republic of Armenia.
  • Local Name: Hayastani Hanrapetutyun.
  • Capital: Yerevan
  • Language: Armenian (official), Yezidi Kurdish, Russian.
  • Currency: Armenian dram (AMD) = 100 luma.
  • People: Armenian (97.9%); small Yezidi and Russian minorities.
  • Life Expectancy: Male: 68.52, Female: 76.29.
  • Religion: Armenian Apostolic (94.7%), other Christian (4%), Yezidi (Zoroastrian/animist) (1.3%).
  • Size (sq km): 29,800 (141st)
  • Population: 3,002,000 (135th)
  • Population Density per sq km: 101 (98th)
  • Country Dialling Code: 374
  • Internet Country Code: .am
  • Time Zone: GMT +4
  • Voltage Guide: 220 AC, 50 Hz.
  • Finance: Credit cards and traveller's cheques generally accepted in shops and hotels. US dollars are also widely accepted.
  • Business Hours: n/a.
  • GDP(PPP): US$14.17 billion
  • GDP (PPP) per Capita: US$4,270
  • Personal Safety: Some political and religious unrest, take great care and register with relevant embassy on arrival.
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