Location: Central Asia, west of China, south of Kazakhstan
Government: Kyrgyz Republic
Currency: soms (KGS)
Area: 199,951 sq km
Population: 6,018,789 (July 2021 est.)
Languages: Kyrgyz (official) 71.4%, Uzbek 14.4%, Russian (official) 9%, other 5.2% (2009 est.)
Religion: Muslim 90% (majority Sunni), Christian 7% (Russian Orthodox 3%), other 3% (includes Jewish, Buddhist, Baha'i) (2017 est.)
Tel Code: +996
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