Interesting Facts about Russia
Interesting Facts about Russia. Russia is the world largest country, its area is 17098.242 thousand square kilometers the state is located in eastern Europe and northern Asia. from north to south the country stretches for over 4000 kilos meter from west to east for almost 10000-kilo matter and Russia borders on 16 countries in the southeast with North Korea DPRK in the south China Mongolia, Azerbaijan Kazakhstan, and Georgia in the southwest with Ukraine in the west with Belarus Latvia Estonia Norway and Finland the Kaliningrad region borders on Lithuania and Poland.
Currency: Russian Ruble
Area: 17.1 million km²
President: Vladimir Putin
Population: 144.5 million (2017)
Prime minister: Dmitry Medvedev
Official language: Russian
National Symbols: flag and Emblem
Head of state: The president
Moscow, Samara, Nizhny Novgorod, Saint-Petersburg, Chelyabinsk, Volgograd, Omsk, Ekaterinburg,
Perm, Rostov-on-Don, Rostov-on-Don, Kazan, Ufa
10 Interesting facts about Russia
Russia Surface area is 17 million km2, they are more than dwarf planet Pluto.
The closest distance between Russia and the USA is only 2.5 miles (4km).
Russia has the world best education system there are more than 1000 universities, literacy is close to 99%.
In Russia around eleven million more women than men.
Russia is only the country in the world it has 12 territory seas.
Russia is an only country in the world to have on its territory twelve seas.
Russia’s pipelines are over 6 times bigger than the equator.
People of Russia never hands shake over a doorway, they believing it would lead to arguments.
World’s fourth largest drinkers are Russians, according to WHO statistics behind Belarus Moldova and Lithuania Britain comes 25th.
“Vodka” word derives for the word “Voda” voda means water.
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