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Kyrgyzstan
(2,495 words)

Kyrgyz Respublikasy (The Kyrgyz Republic)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

6,302,000

Area

200,000 sq. km (77,000 sq. mi)

Population density

32/sq. km (82/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.45% (per 1,000: births 21, deaths 6)

Under 15 years

32%

Urban dwellers

37% (2.05% p.a.)

Capital city

Bishkek 1,038,000

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

71% Kyrgyz, 14% Uzbek, 7% Russian, 1% Dungan, 1% Uyghur, plus 35 others

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Cite this page
“Kyrgyzstan”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02KGZ>
First published online: 2020



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