Belarus

Summary

Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Presidential system
Republic
Capital
Contained by
Area
207,600 km² (80155 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
14594925393.0 (2002, US$)
16280372553.0 (1993, US$)
17813389815.0 (1991, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
12,000 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
by
Languages spoken
National anthem
Calling Code
375
ISO Short Name
BELARUS
FIPS Code
BO
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Belarusian
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
by
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
Prime Minister of Belarus (Mikhail Myasnikovich, 2010-12-28, Prime minister)
Agencies
Belarus Ministry of Defense
Belarus Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Organization member

Member of
Partnership for Peace
 

Dated location

Date founded
1990-07-27
 

Organization founder

Organizations founded
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Belarus (1995-06-07)
 

Rival

Rivals
Russia–Belarus energy dispute
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Belarusian
 

Location

Events
Contains
Adjoins
Partially contains
Euroregion Country of Lakes
Time zone(s)
Further-eastern European Time
UTC+3
People born here
Geolocation
27.4014421125 × 53.327
Adjectival form
Belarusian
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Belarus Free Trade Union
Belarusian Congress of Democratic Trade Unions
Agrarian Party of Belarus
 

Statistical region

GDP growth rate
-11.7 (1994)
-1.2 (1991)
-9.6 (1992)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0 (1994)
0.003 (1995)
Life expectancy
68.274 (1960)
68.556 (1961)
68.812 (1962)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
1.4 (2002)
1.622 (1992)
2.791 (1993)
Fertility rate
1960 (2.67)
1961 (2.59)
1962 (2.5)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (JN, 6,640, 6,649)
 

Countries

Continent
 

Landlocked Country

Surrounding Countries
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
BLR
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
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