Area

17,098,242 sq km

Currency

Russian rouble (R)

GDP

US$1.326 trillion

If Russia Were 100 People

  • 81 would be Russian
  • 4 would be Tatar
  • 1 would be Ukrainian
  • 1 would be Bashkir
  • 1 would be Chuvash
  • 12 would be other

Inflation

4.1%

Language Spoken

Russian

Percentage: Religion

  • 41 Orthodox Christianity
  • 7.5 Other Christians
  • 6.5 Islam
  • 0.5 Buddhism
  • 44.5 Other

Population

144.5 million

Population per Sq Km

  • Russia: 8
  • UK: 268
  • USA: 33

Time

Moscow/St Petersburg (GMT/USC plus four hours)