Turkmenistan
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EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
ITU code : International Communication Union.
FIPS code (FIPS 10-4) : intended for general use throughout the US Government.
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Turkmenistan - Physical geography

Area : 488 100 Km2
Lands under cultivation : 3 %
Wild pasture lands : 63 %
Forests : 8 %

Min. Height : -81 m (Vpadina Akchanaya)
Max. Height : 3139 m (Ayrybaba)



Turkmenistan - People
Nationality : Turkmen
Main language(s) : Turkmen

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Population (2005) : 4 835 000 people
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Density : 9.9 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 2.65 children / woman
Life expectancy : 63 years
Urban population : 46 %

Main cities :
550 000 people Ashgabat (capital)
190 000 people Carjew
142 000 people Dashowuz
105 000 people Mary
88 000 people Nebit-dag
60 000 people Turkmenbachy


Turkmenistan - Economy
Currency : Manat (TMM) = 100 Tenga
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 6 300 Manat (TMM)

GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 6.63 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 1371 dollars


Turkmenistan - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (world rank 2002) :
- Silk (10)
- Cotton (17)
- Wheat (29)
- Sheeps
- Deposits of gas (11)
- Natural gas (12)
OTHER RESOURCES & PRODUCTS :
- Wine
RECORDS :
- Largest lake in the world = Caspian Sea (380 000 Km2). See also Russia, Iran and Kazakhstan.


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