Official Name: Republic of Armenia
Independence: September 21, 1991
National Anthem: Mer Hayrenik ("Our Fatherland")
Capital: Yerevan (about 1.3 million inhabitants.)
Official language: Armenian
Administrative divisions (marzer): Yerevan, Aragatsotn, Ararat, Armavir, Gegharkunik, Kotayk, Lori, Shirak, Syunik, Tavush, Vayots Dzor
Area: 29,800 km²
Time zone: UTC + 4
Highest point: Aragats 4095 m altitude.
Population: about 3.2 million inhabitants.
Population density: approximately 107.4 / km².
Religion: Christian Apostolic Armenian
National currency: Dram (AMD)
Constitution: 5 July 1995
National Day: September 21
Telephone code: 00374
Economy: Mining, food and aluminum