Islamic Republic of Iran

(Iran)

  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Islamic Republic of Iran

System of governmentpresidential republic
Country codeIR, IRN
FlagIslamic Republic of Iran
Capital cityTehran
CurrencyIranian rial (IRR)
Predominant religionShi'ite Islam
MembershipUN
MMF
OPEC
Population81 972 000 people
(18. place in the world)
Area1 648 000 km2
(17. place in the world)
Density50 people per km2
(124. place in the world)
GDP per capita20 884 USD per capita
(62. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,542
(137. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 26
(147. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,798
(59. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 51,1
(150. place in the world)
Life expectancy76,2 years
(59. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 40,0
(100. place in the world)
CO2 emissions671,450 Mt CO2/year
(8. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km2407 t CO2/km2/year
(58. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita8,2 t CO2/per capita/year
(38. place in the world)
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