Geography in Tajikistan

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Tajikistan

Geography in Tajikistan


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:TJ
  
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Area in Tajikistan


Surface area

141 376 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 95 in the world of 233 (59,66%); 29 place in Asia 51 (45,10%)
0,830 % (0,166 % annual) ↗
min: 141 376; max: 142 550; max-min: 1 174 (0,824%); mid: 141 963;
-587 (-0,415%)

Land area

138 786 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 93 in the world of 230 (60%); 28 place in Asia 51 (47,06%)
0,846 % (0,169 % annual) ↗
min: 138 786; max: 139 960; max-min: 1 174 (0,839%); mid: 139 373;
-587 (-0,423%)

Territorial waters

2 590 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 84 in the world of 153 (45,75%); 24 place in Asia 39 (41,03%)

Land use in Tajikistan


Land area

138 786 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 93 in the world of 230 (60%); 28 place in Asia 51 (47,06%)
0,846 % (0,169 % annual) ↗
min: 138 786; max: 139 960; max-min: 1 174 (0,839%); mid: 139 373;
-587 (-0,423%)

Agricultural land

34,19 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 112 in the world of 208 (46,63%); 24 place in Asia 49 (53,06%)
0,615 % (0,123 % annual) ↘
min: 31,94; max: 34,19; max-min: 2,25 (6,59%); mid: 33,06;
1,13 (3,29%)
47 450 {sq.km.[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 90 in the world of 209 (57,42%); 26 place in Asia 49 (48,98%)
0,226 % (0,045 % annual) ↗
min: 44 700; max: 47 594; max-min: 2 894 (6,08%); mid: 46 147;
1 303 (2,75%)
0,559 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 82 in the world of 207 (60,87%); 14 place in Asia 49 (73,47%)
12,24 % (2,45 % annual) ↗
min: 0,559; max: 0,827; max-min: 0,268 (32,43%); mid: 0,693;
-0,134 (-23,99%)

Arable land

5,26 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 138 in the world of 206 (33,50%); 34 place in Asia 49 (32,65%)
1,97 % (0,395 % annual) ↗
min: 5,24; max: 6,21; max-min: 0,965 (15,54%); mid: 5,73;
-0,467 (-8,87%)
7 312 {sq.km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 117 in the world of 206 (43,69%); 31 place in Asia 49 (38,78%)
2,67 % (0,534 % annual) ↗
min: 7 312; max: 8 440; max-min: 1 128 (13,37%); mid: 7 876;
-564,17 (-7,72%)
0,086 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 206 (36,89%); 26 place in Asia 49 (48,98%)
14,86 % (2,97 % annual) ↗
min: 0,086; max: 0,159; max-min: 0,073 (45,77%); mid: 0,123;
-0,036 (-42,19%)

Forest area

2,97 {% of land area[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 181 in the world of 205 (12,20%); 35 place in Asia 47 (27,66%)
1,32 % (0,264 % annual) ↘
min: 2,92; max: 2,97; max-min: 0,053 (1,80%); mid: 2,94;
0,027 (0,901%)
4 120 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 142 in the world of 206 (31,55%); 35 place in Asia 47 (27,66%)
0,485 % (0,097 % annual) ↘
min: 4 080; max: 4 120; max-min: 40 (0,971%); mid: 4 100;
20 (0,485%)
0,049 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 165 in the world of 204 (19,61%); 30 place in Asia 47 (38,30%)
11,33 % (2,27 % annual) ↗
min: 0,049; max: 0,077; max-min: 0,028 (36,93%); mid: 0,063;
-0,014 (-29,28%)

Terrestrial protected areas

21,92 {% of land area[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 61 in the world of 204 (70,59%); 9 place in Asia 48 (83,33%)
4,47 % (0,894 % annual) ↘
min: 2,61; max: 21,92; max-min: 19,31 (88,09%); mid: 12,27;
9,66 (44,05%)
30 762 {sq. km.[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 76 in the world of 202 (62,87%); 19 place in Asia 48 (62,50%)
0,0002613 {hectares per person[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 83 in the world of 202 (59,41%); 8 place in Asia 48 (85,42%)

Land boundaries and coastline in Tajikistan


Length of land borders

4 130 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 51 in the world of 166 (69,88%); 18 place in Asia 44 (61,36%)

Number of Neighbors

4 [?] (2015)
(descending): 61 in the world of 164 (63,41%); 17 place in Asia 44 (63,64%)

Elevation in Tajikistan


mean elevation

3 186 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 163 (100%); 1 place in Asia 44 (100%)

lowest point

300 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 12 in the world of 73 (84,93%); 3 place in Asia 19 (89,47%)

highest point

7 495 m.[?] (2015)
(descending): 6 in the world of 232 (97,84%); 6 place in Asia 51 (90,20%)

Main parameters in Tajikistan


Population

8 481 855 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 95 in the world of 233 (59,66%); 30 place in Asia 51 (43,14%)
10,61 % (2,12 % annual) ↘
min: 2 064 035; max: 8 481 855; max-min: 6 417 820 (75,67%); mid: 5 272 945;
3 208 910 (37,83%)

Surface area

141 376 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 95 in the world of 233 (59,66%); 29 place in Asia 51 (45,10%)
0,830 % (0,166 % annual) ↗
min: 141 376; max: 142 550; max-min: 1 174 (0,824%); mid: 141 963;
-587 (-0,415%)

Population density

61,11 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 148 in the world of 230 (36,09%); 39 place in Asia 51 (25,49%)
11,36 % (2,27 % annual) ↘
min: 15,29; max: 61,11; max-min: 45,82 (74,98%); mid: 38,20;
22,91 (37,49%)

Population growth rate

2,22 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 50 in the world of 216 (77,31%); 11 place in Asia 50 (80%)
0,281 % (0,056 % annual) ↗
min: 1,26; max: 3,89; max-min: 2,63 (67,52%); mid: 2,58;
-0,360 (-16,23%)

Surface area

1,67 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(ascending): 148 in the world of 233 (36,91%); 38 place in Asia 51 (27,45%)
12,80 % (2,56 % annual) ↗
min: 1,67; max: 6,93; max-min: 5,26 (75,95%); mid: 4,30;
-2,63 (-157,90%)