flag Tajikistan Tajikistan: Statistical Overview

Capital: Dushanbe


Total Population: 9,750,064
Natural Increase: 2.1%
Density: 69 Inhabitants/km²
Urban Population: 27.7%
Ethnic Origins: About 80% Tajik, 15% Uzbek, 1% Russian, 1% Kyrgyz and 2.6% other ethnicities. (Agency of Statistics under the Presidency of the Republic of Tajikistan)
Official Language: Tajiki
Other Languages Spoken: Uzbek, Russian, Tatar, Kyrgyz
Business Language(s): English
Religion: Sunni Muslim 85%, Shi'a Muslim 5%, Others 10%.
Literacy Rate: 99.5%

Local Time:

It is %T:%M %A In Dushanbe

Exchange Rate on :

National Currency: Tajikistan Somoni (TJS)

Country Overview

Area: 141,380 km²
Type of State: Democratic Republic.
Type of Economy: Low-income economy.
An economy which is based on cotton and aluminum exports.
HDI*: 0.624/1
HDI (World Rank): 129/188

Note: (*) The HDI, Human Development Index, is an Indicator Which Synthesizes Several Data Such as Life Expectancy, Level of Education, Professional Careers, Access to Culture etc.


Telephone Code:
To call from Tajikistan, dial 00
To call Tajikistan, dial +992
Internet Suffix: .tj
Telephone Lines: 5.6 per 100 Inhabitants
Internet Users: 14.5 per 100 Inhabitants
Access to Electricity: 100% of the Population

Foreign Trade in Figures

Foreign Trade Indicators 20172018201920202021
Imports of Goods (million USD) 2,7753,1513,3493,1514,210
Exports of Goods (million USD) 1,1981,0731,1741,4072,150
Imports of Services (million USD) 368434479404532
Exports of Services (million USD) 247238239136147

Source: WTO – World Trade Organisation, Latest data available.


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