Saturday, September 15, 2012

KRYGYZSTAN - the 182nd Country Visitor.

The 182nd country to visit my Blog is somebody from KRYGYZSTAN.
Thank you for visiting...
It's info time...
map of Krygyzstan
Kyrgyzstan (formerly Kirghizia) is a rugged country with the Tien Shan mountain range covering approximately 95% of the whole territory. The mountaintops are perennially covered with snow and glaciers. Kyrgyzstan borders Kazakhstan on the north and northwest, Uzbekistan in the southwest, Tajikistan in the south, and China in the southeast. The republic has the same area as the state of Nebraska.

Constitutional republic. 
President: Almazbek Atambayev ( 2011)
Prime Minister: Omurbek Babanov (2011)
Total area: 73,861 sq mi (191,300 sq km)
Population (2012 est.): 5,496,737; (growth rate: 0.887%); birth rate: 23.9/1000; infant mortality rate: 30.78/1000; life expectancy: 69.45.
Capital and largest city: Bishkek, 854,000
Monetary unit: Som
National name: Kyrgyz Respublikasy
Languages: Kyrgyz (official) 64.7%, Uzbek 13.6%, Russian (official) 12.5%, Dungun 1%, other 8.2% (1999 census)
Ethnicity/race: Kyrgyz 64.9%, Uzbek 13.8%, Russian 12.5%, Dungan 1.1%, Ukrainian 1%, Uygur 1%, other 5.7% (1999)
Religions: Islam 75%; Russian Orthodox 20%; other 5%
National Holiday: Independence Day, August 31 (same as MALAYSIA).
Literacy rate: 98.7% (1999 est.)
Economic summary: GDP/PPP (2011 est.): $13.29 billion; per capita $2,400.  
Real growth rate:5.7%. 
Inflation: 5.7%.  
Unemployment: 8.6% (2011 est.).  
Arable land: 6.55%.  
Agriculture: tobacco, cotton, potatoes, vegetables, grapes, fruits and berries; sheep, goats, cattle, wool.
Labor force: 2.344 million (2007); agriculture 48%, industry 12.5%, services 29.5% (2005 est.).
Industries: small machinery, textiles, food processing, cement, shoes, sawn logs, refrigerators, furniture, electric motors, gold, rare earth metals.  
Natural resources: abundant hydropower; significant deposits of gold and rare earth metals; locally exploitable coal, oil, and natural gas; other deposits of nepheline, mercury, bismuth, lead, and zinc.  
Exports: $2.327 billion (2011 est.): cotton, wool, meat, tobacco; gold, mercury, uranium, natural gas, hydropower; machinery; shoes.  
Imports: $3.71 billion (2011 est.): oil and gas, machinery and equipment, chemicals, foodstuffs.  
Major trading partners: UAE, Russia, China, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, Turkey (2011).
Communications: Telephones: main lines in use: 502,200 (2009); mobile cellular: 5.275 million (2009).
Broadcast media: state-run television broadcaster operates 2 nationwide networks and 6 regional stations; roughly 20 private TV stations operating with most rebroadcasting other channels; state-run radio broadcaster operates 2 networks; about 20 private radio stations operating (2007).  
Internet Service Providers (ISPs): 116,586 (2010)  
Internet users: 2.195 million (2009 ).
Transportation: Railways: 470 km (2010).  
Highways: total: 34,000 km (2007 est.).  
Waterways: 600 km (2010). 
Ports and harbors: Balykchy (Ysyk-Kol or Rybach'ye).  
Airports: 28 (2012).

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Krygyzstan students
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