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Armenia is a country in Asia, the South Caucasus.

Capital : Yerevan
Language :  Armenian
Currency :  Dram
Population : 2 993 900
Area : 29 743  km2

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Armenia facts
Facts automatically translated into English from the poznajnieznane.pl page. I'm sorry for all the mistakes.

1. There is no such thing as a prescription. Any antibiotic can be easily bought at the pharmacy.

2. 1.9% of fatal accidents were caused by people under the influence of alcohol.

3. Preparing traditional dishes requires a lot of effort and is very time consuming. It consists of many activities that must be performed separately and only in the final stage everything connects with each other.

4. Armenians call their country Hajastan, and they call themselves Hajer. Hajka was Noah’s great-grandson.

5. The national top-level domain is .am . There are over 21,314 websites with this extension.

6. The most popular pages with the extension .am are: statigr.am, google.am and news.am.

7. In this country there are more than 7 792 km of paved roads (0.01% of all roads in the world).

8. The country has 11 airports, 10 of the paved surface.

9. In this country there are more than 869 km of railway tracks.

10. Full name of the country – Republic of Armenia.


Geography in Armenia

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1. The border with Turkey and Azerbaijan is closed to tourists.

2. The lowest situated place in the country is the Debed River – 400 m above sea level.

3. Armenia borders with such countries as: Azerbaijan 787, Georgia 164 km, Iran 35 km, Turkey 268 km.

4. 90% of the country lies at an altitude of over 1,000 m.

5. The highest peak is the Aragac volcano (4090 m above sea level).

6. The longest river, Araks, 994 km.

7. In Armenia there are 17106 km2 of agricultural land (57% of the country).

8. Siedan is the highest located city in the country.

9. 2742 sq km of land is covered by forests (9.2%)

94. The nearest capital in a straight line from Yerevan is Tbilisi (Georgia) – 170 km.

95. The furthest capital city in a straight line from Yerevan is Wellington (New Zealand) – 15881 km.


Finance in Armenia

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1. The minimum wage is 50,000 Armenian dram per month (data from 2014).

2. The amount of income tax in Armenia is 20%.

3. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 36%, and for companies 20% (2018).

4. The tax on goods and services is 20% (2018).

5. The level of inflation in 2018 is 2.3%.

6. Gross domestic product (GDP) …
– in 2015 it is $ 11,469,000,000 (PLN 49,087,000,000) ,
– in 2018 it is $ 11,540,000,000 (PLN 49,391,200,000).

7. At the beginning of 2015, internal debt amounted to 41.2% of GDP, i.e. around: $ 4,725,228,000 .

8. Foreign debt at the beginning of …
2015 was around: $ 8,537,000,000 ,
2018 year is around: $ 10,688,000,000 .

9. This country has 2018 over year $2,008,000,000 in foreign exchange reserves (0.013% of foreign currency reserves of all countries in the world).


Law in Armenia

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1. Officials have a lunch break between 13 and 14 hours.

2. Drivers can not even have a trace of alcohol in their blood. 0.0 per milile applies.

3. Built-up area allowed speed depending on the area varies from 40 to 60 km / h.

4. Outside the built-up area, the permitted speed is 90 km / h.

5. Men and women can retire at the age of 63.

6. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 36%, and for companies 20% (2018).

7. The tax on goods and services is 20% (2018).

8. In this country, women can get married at the age of 17, and men aged 17.

9. In this country, you can buy cigarettes from 19 years of age.

10. In this country, formalities related to the establishment of the company last 24 days.


Education in Armenia

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1. In this country, compulsory education lasts 9 years.

2. The beginning of education begins at the age of 6.

3. The average IQ level is 94.

4. In this country there are 0.2% of people above 15 years of age who can not read or write (approximately 6,000 people).


Work in Armenia

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1. The minimum wage is 50,000 Armenian dram per month (data from 2014).

2. In 2018, the average monthly salary in this country is 171 900 դր.

3. The amount of income tax in Armenia is 20%.

4. Men and women can retire at the age of 63.

5. The unemployment rate in 2018 is 17.6% .

6. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 36%, and for companies 20% (2018).

7. In this country, formalities related to the establishment of the company last 24 days.

8. The work week is 40 hours.


Best in Armenia

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1. The highest building in the country is the TV tower in Yerevan, 311.7 meters high. Established in 1977.

2. Armenia is the oldest Christian country in the world. The Lord of Tiridates was baptized in 301 AD

3. Dried apricot kernels, which are one of the most popular snacks in Armenia, on the one hand, are a natural cure for cancer, and on the other hand contain very harmful cyanide for health.

4. The lowest situated place in the country is the Debed River – 400 m above sea level.

5. The most deadly disease in this country is heart failure.

6. The most popular genre is Jazz.

7. The highest peak is the Aragac volcano (4090 m above sea level).

8. The longest river, Araks, 994 km.

9. Siedan is the highest located city in the country.

10. The lowest temperature: -41,9 °C was measured at Ashotsk.

11. The highest temperature: 43.7 °C was measured in Megri.


Army in Armenia

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1. Armenia occupies 83 place in the ranking of the best armies in the world.

2. There are over 44,800 professional soldiers and 170,900 reservists (2018).

3. Number of equipment:
2018 year – 229 tanks, 636 > armored vehicles, 64 jet aircraft and 42 helicopters.

4. In 2018, more than 512 000 000 was allocated to the army.


Society in Armenia

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1. In Armenia, an average person consumes about 5.3 liters of pure alcohol per year.

2. The most drinks are spirit – 85%, then beer – 10% and wine – 5%.

3. In 2013, 316 people lost their lives as a result of traffic accidents.

4. Men and women can retire at the age of 63.

5. 23% of the population suffer from malnourishment (around 690,000 people).

6. 17% of the population live on less than 3 $a day.

7. The average IQ level is 94.

8. 24% of adults living in this country are overweight.

9. There are over 11 million Armenians in the world, but only 3 million live in the country.

10. In this country, women having their first child on average 23.5 years old.

11. On average, a woman gives birth to 1.6 children.

12. In this country over 2 126 000 (2015) 2 126 716 (2018) people have access to internet (approximately 71% of the population).

13. Around 870,000 (2015) 990,000 (2018) accounts on Facebook.

14. The population density is 109.4 people / km2.

16. The main religion is the Apostolic Church of Armenian, 91.45%.

17. The average age of people living in this country is 34.2 years.

18. The country is around:
571,000 people (19.05%) in the age range 0-14 years.
2 106 000 people (70.24%) in the age range 15-64 years.
321 200 people (10.71%) over 65 years old.

19. In this country, about 40 800 children are born each year (1.4% of the population), and about 28,000 people die (0.9% of the population).

20. 125 people out of 1000 possess firearms.

21. 64% of the country’s population lives in urban areas.

22. About 10% of the population lives below the poverty line. This means that they earn less than $1.25 a day.

23. In this country an adult person smokes an average of 135 cigarettes a month.

24. The average life expectancy in this country is 73.7 years (women – 76.7 years and men – 70.2 years).


Symbols of Armenia

1. The national alcohol is wine and Oghi.

2. The national fruit is apricot.

3. The national drink is coffee: strong, black, sweet.


Customs in Armenia

1. Men dress according to tradition in dark costumes.

2. According to tradition, the groom and his family pay for the wedding.


Sport in Armenia

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1. Popular sports include wrestling, weightlifting, judo, football, chess and boxing.


History of Armenia

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1. Armenia was the first country in the world to be Christianity in the fourth century.

2. Since 2012, there is no change in winter time in summer in Armenia.

3. Armenia is the oldest Christian country in the world. The Lord of Tiridates was baptized in 301 AD

4. Since 2011, Armenia has been the first country in the world to introduce compulsory chess in schools.

5. In 1915, during the First World War, the Armenian slaughter took place, as a result of which 30% of the then Armenian population lost their lives (over one million people).

6. After the Second World War, Armenia became the richest republic of the USSR.

7. In this country there was Mount Ararat on which, according to the Bible, it stopped after the flood of Noah’s Ark.

8. Independence from the USSR obtained on September 21, 1991.

9. The name Armenia comes from the Persian name Armanestân and Arman.

10. He joined the United Nations on March 2, 1992.


Language in Armenia

1. In Armenia, many people can communicate in Polish.

2. Armenians have their own language and alphabet created in the 4th / 5th century by Mesrop Masztoc.


Answers

What is the highest peak in Armenia?

The highest peak in Armenia is Aragac (4090 m above sea level).

answer: Marta


What is the largest river in Armenia?

The largest river in Armenia is Araks, 994 km.

answer: Marta


What is the largest lake in Armenia?

The largest lake in Armenia is Sevan (area 1 410 km2).

answer: Marta


Which Armenia has national colors?

National colors: red, blue and orange.

answer: Marta


What is national alcohol?

The national alcohol is wine and Oghi.

answer: Marta


Which countries borders Armenia?

Armenia borders with such countries as: Azerbaijan 787, Georgia 164 km, Iran 35 km, Turkey 268 km.

answer: Marta


What is the average age of people living in this country?

The average age of people living in this country is 34.2 years.

answer: Marta


What is the minimum wage?

The minimum wage is 50,000 Armenian drama per month (data from 2014).

answer: Marta


What is the population density in Armenia?

The population density is 100 people per km2.

answer: Marta


What is the motto of this country?

Motto of the country – “One Nation, One Culture”.

answer: Marta


What is the highest temperature recorded in this country?

The highest temperature: 43.7 ° C was measured in Megri.

answer: Marta


What is the lowest temperature recorded in this country?

The lowest temperature: -41,9 ° C was measured at Ashotsk.

answer: Marta


With how many years can you legally buy alcohol?

In this country, alcohol can be bought at the age of 18.

answer: Marta