Armenian Quick Facts

Population:
3,056,382

Population Growth:
-0.15%

Infant Mortality:
13.51 deaths / 1,000 live births

Net Migration Rate:
-5.8 migrant(s) per 1,000 population

Below Poverty:
32%

Literacy:
Total Population 99.4%

Religions:
Armenian Apostolic 94.7%
Other Christian 4%
Yezidi 1.3%

Languages:
Armenian 97.7%
Yezidi 1%
Russian 0.9%
Other 0.4% (2001 Census)

Ethnicity:
Armenian 98%
Yezidi (Kurd) 1.3%
Russian 0.5%
Other 0.3%

President:
Serzh Sargsian (2008)

Prime Minister:
Hovik Abrahamyan (since 2014)

Constitution:
Adopted by Nationwide Referendum
July 5, 1995

Government Type:
Republic

Legislative Branch:
Unicameral National Assembly (131 seats)

Judicial Banch:
Supreme Court, Constitutional Court

Capital:
Yerevan

Administrative:
11 Provinces

Unemployment:
17.6%

GDP (Real Growth Rate):
3.4%

GDP (Per Capita):
$8,200 purchasing power parity

Inflation Rate:
3%

Labor Force:
1.5 million

Labor Force:
Agriculture 39%
Industry 17%
Services 44% (2006 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook, March 6th 2008